Elected: 2015
Discipline: Biomedical and Cognitive Sciences
Professor Connie Eaves
Distinguished Scientist, Terry Fox Laboratory - BC Cancer Research
Professor Connie Eaves is a scientist whose research focuses on how normal mature blood and breast cell production is maintained throughout our lifetime, and how this is altered in human leukaemia and breast cancer for over 40 years. She is the recipient of numerous prizes and awards including the Robert L. Noble Prize for Excellence in Cancer Research from the National Cancer Institute of Canada in 2003. Connie has also served in many leadership positions and participates in many translational and interdisciplinary research programs worldwide.