Deborah Cook, MD, FRCPC, MSc (Epid), FRSC, OC


Congratulations to Deborah Cook from McMaster University in Hamilton Ontario for being recognized by the Gairdner Foundation, with their Canada Gairdner Wightman Award 2022.  The Canada Gairdner Wightman Award recognizes a Canadian health researcher who has demonstrated extraordinary leadership paired with exceptional science.


For information about Dr. Cook and this award, please visit:


In 2014, Dr. Cook was awarded an Ontario Innovation Fund grant for “The Three Wishes Demonstration Project”.  This project went on to be implemented nationally and internationally and has now been recognized by the Gairdner Foundation as an outstanding interprofessional model for end-of-life care.

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