The Honourable Jane Philpott, former Minister of Health visits the CHU de Québec-Université Laval Research Centre
The III team was pleased to host a visit from the Honourable Jane Philpott, former Minister of Health and Mr. Joël Lightbound, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister. During her visit, the Minister highlighted a total investment of over $21M in cutting-edge research from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). Twelve researchers, including two from Université Laval, received $2.9M to undertake innovative biomedical and clinical HIV research projects. Furthermore, Dr. Gary Kobinger and his team received a $3.9M grant to work on a vaccine to prevent HIV.