Lorne Babiuk

Microbiology and Immunology

International authority in veterinary virology and immunology

Birthdate
January 25, 1946

Birthplace
Canora, Saskatchewan, Canada

Residence
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Family Members
  • Wife: Betty Lou
  • Daughter: Kimberly
  • Son: Shawn

Title
Director

Office
Vaccine & Infectious Disease Organization (VIDO), University of Saskatchewan

Status
Working

Degrees
  • BSc (soil science) University of Saskatchewan, 1967
  • MSc (soil microbiology) University of Saskatchewan, 1969
  • PhD (virology) University of British Columbia, 1972
  • PhD (viral pathogenesis) University of Saskatchewan, 1987

Awards
  • Canada Research Chair in Vaccinology, Tier 1
  • Emerging Science and Technology Award for Innovation and Excellence (USA)
  • American Association of Veterinary Immunologists Award, 1992
  • Xerox Canada Forum Award, 1993
  • University of Saskatchewan Distinguished Research Award, 1994
  • National Merit Award, Ottawa Life Sciences, 1998
  • Pfizer International Prize in Animal Health, 1998
  • Fellow, Royal Society of Canada, 1999
  • Bill Snowden Memorial Award (Australia), 2000
  • Member, European Academy of Science, 2002
  • Saskatchewan Order of Merit, 2003

Last Updated
December 4, 2011

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