Manulife Prize 2019

2019 Winner

McGill University, in association with Manulife and the McGill Centre for the Convergence of Health and Economics (MCCHE), is pleased to announce that Dr. Kerry S. Courneya, Professor and Canada Research Chair in Physical Activity and Cancer at the University of Alberta and pioneer in the field of physical activity (PA) and cancer survivorship, is the winner of the 2019 Manulife Prize for the Promotion of Active Health.

Dr. Kerry S. Courneya

2019 Manulife Prize

Learn more about Dr. Kerry S. Courneya, pioneer in the field of physical activity & cancer survivorship and winner of the 2019 Manulife Prize.

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