Dr. Martin Gleave Receives the Barringer Medal from the American Association of Genitourinary Surgeons

Date Posted: 
2013-05-21

Dr. Martin Gleave, BC Leadership Chair in Prostate Cancer Research, UBC Distinguished Professor and Executive Director of the Vancouver Prostate Centre, is the 2013 recipient of the Barringer Medal from the American Association of Genitourinary Surgeons (AAGUS).

This award is presented by the AAGUS to an individual who is doing outstanding work in the field of GU cancer surgery. Dr. Gleave is the first Canadian to be honoured by this award since its inception in 1955.

A list of previous recipients is available at the AAGUS website.

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