Canadian Medical Hall of Fame

Remembering Dr. Mark Wainberg

April 13, 2017

 Innovative Scientist. Advocate. Visionary Leader. 

Dr. Mark Wainberg
April 21, 1945 – April 11, 2017

  

 Dr. Wainberg at the 2016 Induction Ceremony 
Hamilton ON,  April 14, 2016

 

“He made extraordinary contributions to the world of HIV science, contributions
that have translated into direct benefit for patients.”           

- David Eidelman, Dean of Medicine and Vice-Principal (Health Affairs), McGill University

 

“His translational research led to the discovery of some of the important drugs
to have been used in HIV care, particularly Lamivudine (3TC).”

- Elly Katabira, Professor of Medicine,
Makerere University, College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda

 VIEW Dr. Wainberg's Tribute Video created last year for his induction into the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame