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Dr. Lori Burrows Welcomes Innovation Canada with a Tour of the IIDR’s CMCB Facility

Dr Lori Burrows (centre), McMaster University professor and member of the Michael G. DeGroote Institute for Infectious Disease Research, welcomed Alison Surette (left) and Sherry Lealess (right) from ISED with a tour of McMaster’s CMCB facility.

Tuesday – March 13th

Dr. Lori Burrows, a professor from McMaster University’s Department of Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences and member of the Michael G. DeGroote Institute for Infectious Disease Research, welcomed representatives from Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED) last Tuesday with a tour of the IIDR’s Centre for Microbial Chemical Biology.

Ms. Alison Surette and Ms. Sherry Lealess are Senior Policy Analysts of the Science Programs and Partnerships division of ISED – a department of the Canadian government that works to improve conditions for investment, enhance Canada’s innovation performance, increase Canada’s share of global trade, and build a fair, efficient and competitive marketplace.

Thank you to ISED for your continual support for initiatives within the Michael G. DeGroote Institute for Infectious Disease Research.



Christy Groves