Dr. Cherkasov receives 2021 Faculty of Medicine Distinguished Achievement Award

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Dr. Cherkasov

The UBC Faculty of Medicine's Distinguished Achievement Awards recognize faculty members who exemplify exceptional contributions in the areas of education, research and/or service, and who are dedicated to advancing both the Faculty’s values and vision of transforming health for everyone.

Dr. Artem Cherkasov has been awarded a 2021 Distinguished Achievement Award in Excellence in Foundational Science Research, which recognizes outstanding basic science research and scholarly contributions in the areas of health and life sciences.

A full list of this year's awardees has been posted by the UBC Faculty of Medicine.

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