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25 Nov: Life Science Ontario Announces Recipients of the 2021 LSO Awards

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LSO today announced the recipients of its 2021 LSO Awards, recognizing outstanding individuals and companies contributing to the success of Ontario’s life sciences sector. The awards will be presented during LSO’s Celebration of Success Awards in February 2021. The 2021 awardees are as follows: Lifetime Achievement Award: Michael Julius Community Service…

26 Mar: Ontario Fiscal Update 2020

March 2020 Economic and Fiscal Update As a result of the response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the government is planning for a deficit of $20.5 billion in 2020-21. The government will table a budget no later than November 15, 2020. Summary: The government proposes to retroactively raise the EHT exemption…

22 Nov: LSO Announces Recipients of the 2020 LSO Awards

TORONTO– LSO today announced the recipients of its 2020 LSO Awards, recognizing outstanding individuals and companies contributing to the success of Ontario’s life sciences sector. The awards will be presented during LSO’s Celebration of Success Awards Dinner at Toronto’s Liberty Grand, February 26, 2020. The 2020 awardees are as follows: Lifetime Achievement…

07 Dec: Life Sciences Ontario Announces Recipients of 2018 LSO Awards

TORONTO– LSO today announced the recipients of its 2018 LSO Awards, recognizing outstanding individuals and companies contributing to the success of Ontario’s life sciences sector. The awards will be presented during LSO’s Celebration of Success Awards Dinner at Toronto’s Liberty Grand, February 28, 2018. The 2018 awardees are as follows:…

23 Jun: Ontario Life Sciences on the Rise

The province’s life sciences sector is turning heads with its unique ecosystem – but can it make the leap to global economic powerhouse? Life Sciences Ontario’s Jason Field tackles the question. The Atlantic recently featured Toronto innovation hub MaRS Discovery District in a piece that asked the question – is…

24 May: Ontario Genomics appoints new President and CEO

TORONTO, May 24, 2017 – Bettina Hamelin has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ontario Genomics (OG), a not-for-profit organization dedicated to catalyzing and advancing genomics innovation within Ontario. Dr. Hamelin will join OG’s board and will assume the CEO role effective August 01, 2017. With over…