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CSPS Award of Leadership in Canadian Pharmaceutical Sciences
This award is bestowed upon a scientist who has demonstrated leadership in advancing the cause of pharmaceutical research and development in Canada.

Neal Davies, PhD, Dean, College of Pharmacy, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba 

Rav Kumar, PhD, Vice President, Regulatory & Development Operations / Business Development, GSK Canada, Mississauga, Ontario
Leslie Dan, Teva Canada, Toronto, Ontario

Kishor Wasan, PhD, Professor & Distinguished University Scholar, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC

Pieter Cullis, PhD, Professor, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, University of British Columbia/ CDRD, Vancouver, BC;

Anne Tomalin, President, i3 CanReg Inc., Dundas, Ontario

Helen Burt, PhD, Angiotech Professor of Drug Delivery and Associate Dean, Research and Graduate Studies, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC

Robert Young, PhD, Professor of Chemistry and Merck Frosst-BC Leadership Chair in Pharmaceutical Genomics, Bioinformatics and Drug Discovery at Simon Fraser University; Co-Director of the Division of Drug Design and Synthesis at UBC and Simon Fraser University; and the President of Promorpheus Consultants Inc., Burnaby, BC 

Lorne A. Babiuk, OC, SOM, PhD, DSc, FRSC, Director of the Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization (VIDO) and Canada Research Chair in Vaccinology and Biotechnology in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

John L. Wallace, PhD, Professor, Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta

Theresa M. Allen, PhD, Professor, Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta

Marc LeBel, PharmD, President and Chief Executive Officer, Anapharm Inc.

Julia Levy, PhD, Executive Chairman, Scientific Advisory Board, QLT;

David H. Dolphin, PhD, Executive Chairman, Scientific Advisory Board, QLT, Vancouver

Fakhreddin Jamali, PhD, Professor, Faculty of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Alberta (CSPS/DuPont Pharma Award of Leadership in Pharmaceutical Research & Development), Edmonton, AB

Elizabeth Vadas, PhD, Executive Director, Pharmaceutical R&D, Merck Frosst (CSPS/DuPont Pharma Award Of Leadership In Canadian Pharmaceutical Sciences)