Statement on the retirement of Dr. Alain Beaudet

Upon the announcement of his retirement, The U15 Group of Canadian Research Universities thanks Dr. Alain Beaudet for his years of public service and his contributions to the post-secondary and research sectors in Canada. Dr. Beaudet has been the President of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) since 2008, and has a long track record of supporting the health research community in Canada.
U15 Chair and Rector of the University of Montreal Guy Breton offered the following statement:
“Thank you to Dr. Beaudet for his fine service to our research community. All the best in your much-deserved retirement.”