SOURCE: Lady Davis Institute

Dr. Gerald Batist, Director of the Segal Cancer Centre and Deputy Director of the Lady Davis Institute at the Jewish General Hospital, received the 2019 Award for Exceptional Leadership in Cancer Research from the Canadian Cancer Research Alliance.

Dr. Rod McInnes, Director of the Lady Davis Institute, said, “Dr. Batist is one of Canada’s most outstanding cancer research leaders. This Award is a great recognition that honours not only Dr. Batist but the Lady Davis Institute and McGill University”

Dr. Batist is a Professor of Oncology at McGill University and Director of the McGill Centre for Translational Research in Cancer. His scientific focus is therapeutic resistance in cancer and the development of novel approaches to personalized medicine that offer each patient the most effectively targeted treatments for the active mutations that drive their disease.



November 12 2019