Canada Gairdner International Award

The Gairdner Foundation is devoted to the recognition of outstanding achievement in biomedical research worldwide. The awards recognize individuals whose work or contribution constitutes tangible achievement in the field of medical science. Since 1959, when the first Gairdner Foundation International Awards were presented, 18 recipients have been associated with The Rockefeller University.


2014 Titia de Lange, Ph.D.

Canada Gairdner International Awards

Titia de Lange is being recognized for her discovery of the mechanisms by which mammalian telomeres are protected from deleterious DNA repair and damage responses. 


Past Rockefeller Recipients


Titia de Lange
2014 Recipient