Judith G. Hall

Medicine

Expert in congenital birth defects specializing in dwarfism and other genetic factors affecting children's growth.

"To me, high achievement is not the number of publications but being a successful female in a world of professional men. And by that I mean caring more about peacemaking and nurturing the individual and the environment than success, winning, owning or directing."

Birthdate
August 3, 1939

Birthplace
Boston, Massachusetts

Family Members

    Title
    Professor, Pediatrics/Medical Genetics; Physician-in-Chief

    Office
    Department of Pediatrics, UBC; Children's & Women's Health Centre of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC

    Status
    Working

    Degrees
    • MSc, U of Washington, Seattle
    • MD, U of Washington, 1966

    Awards
    • G. Malcolm Brown Award (Cdn.Fed. of Biological Societies), 1999
    • Officer of the Order of Canada, 1998
    • Gold Medal (BC Science Council), 1996
    • Senior Killam Research Prize
    • Phoenix-Anni Verdi Award for Genetic Research (Italian Medical Genetics Society)

    Mentor

    Victor Almon McKusick, American physician considered the founder of modern medical genetics


    Last Updated
    October 10, 2011

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