The Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research (AHFMR) Prize for Excellence in Cardiovascular Research was established in honour of Dr. Alvin Libin for his many contributions to the AHFMR (now Alberta Innovates).
This $25,000 prize is awarded to an outstanding international researcher whose work has had a major impact on the understanding, prevention, recognition, or treatment of cardiovascular disease.
Libin-AHFMR Prize lecture 2019
Dr. Robert Califf, MD, from Duke University served in President Barack Obama's administration and holds numerous appointments. Save the date to hear this cardiologist and researcher's lecture.
Harvard scientist, Dr. Christine Seidman, PhD, shared insights into the gene mutations responsible for heart disease at the 2018 Libin-AHFMR Lecture. Read more about Dr. Seidman at the link below. Read more