2016 J. Allyn Taylor International Prize in Medicine
The Taylor Prize is awarded annually by Robarts Research Institute. The recipient is nominated by the scientific community and selected by a peer jury which focuses on research areas that are integral to Robarts’ mandate.
J. Allyn Taylor, founding Chair of the Board of Robarts Research Institute, was a widely respected Canadian business leader, and a person who, throughout his lifetime, demonstrated a deep regard and passionate involvement in health care matters in Canada.
The Prize of $25,000 is awarded annually to one or more individuals who have made significant contributions in basic or clinical research.
Robarts is pleased to announce that renowned asthma researchers Drs. Malcolm Sears and Stephen Holgate are co-recipients of this year’s prize.