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Salim Yusuf: Medical Hall of Fame inductee

Published: April 23, 2014
Salim Yusuf
Dr. Salim Yusuf, professor of medicine and director of the Population Health Research Institute (PHRI)

Salim Yusuf, professor of medicine, will be inducted into The Canadian Medical Hall of Fame at a ceremony in Kingston on Thursday, April 24, 2014. His epidemiological work and world-wide clinical trials have benefitted millions of people by producing substantial changes in guidelines for the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease.

Yusuf was recently awarded the prestigious Canada Gairdner Wightman Award, presented annually to a Canadian who has demonstrated outstanding leadership in medicine and medical science throughout his or her career.

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