Dr. Thon

Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School
Archive for July, 2012

A response from the health minister on the lack of opportunity for early-career scientists

In a concerted effort to practice what I preach, I write often to the Office of the Prime Minister to highlight issues facing early-career scientists in Canada. To their credit, I always receive a response. Below is a transcript of the most recent letter I received from the Minister of Health, Leona Aglukkaq. Please see ‘Bring home the scientific troops’ to review previous transcripts.

A response from the health minister on the lack of opportunity for early-career scientists