EDMONTON - Negev Gala Honouring Dr. James Shapiro - June 23, 2016
Dr. James Shapiro was honoured by CFHU and JNF at the 2016 Negev Gala held in Edmonton on June 23, 2016. Dr. Shapiro was honoured for his groundbreaking achievements and continued research in the treatment of diabetes. He is specifically known for the development and implementation of an islet transplantation technique known as the ‘Edmonton Protocol’, and has ongoing collaborations and professional exchanges with Dr. Yuval Dor from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Click here to read the Edmonton Jewish news story on the event itself.