Dr. Julio Montaner honoured for a lifetime of work in HIV/AIDS

“Nobody in Canada has made a bigger contribution to the field of HIV/AIDS research and treatment than Dr. Julio Montaner,” said Health Minister Terry Lake Wednesday as the B.C. government held a special ceremony to honour the AIDS pioneer in advance of World AIDS Day Dec. 1.

B.C. honours Dr. Julio Montaner for pioneering HIV-AIDS research at St. Paul’s

The province of B.C. recognized and thanked Dr. Julio Montaner this week for his decades-long work and research in HIV/AIDS care, treatment and prevention, which has led to B.C. becoming a world leader in pioneering treatment for HIV patients.

Brazil’s ambitious HIV treatment plan based on Canadian concept (Dr. Julio Montaner)

They make several furtive passes of the front door of Pela Vidda before they duck inside and mumble a request at the front desk. 

Our Campus: HIV/AIDS researcher Julio Montaner is a real-life superhero

If the number of lives one saved determined your membership in the Justice League, Dr. Julio Montaner would be the real-life equivalent of Superman.

This is Vancouver's most awesome doctor in 2014 (Dr. Julio Montaner)

Director of the British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS, and Professor of Medicine at the University of British Columbia, Dr. Montaner has been a tireless advocate for improving the efficacy and accessibility of HIV treatment and care.

Pushing Canadian HIV/AIDS research further (B.C. Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS)

A one-of-a-kind national HIV/AIDS study, led by Simon Fraser University health scientist Robert Hogg, is getting new funding to expand its mandate.

Dr. Julio Montaner nominated to Canadian Medical Hall of Fame

Prestigious honour recognizes significant contributions and achievements by
Dr. Montaner in the field of HIV/AIDS

BC HIV/AIDS researcher up for hall of fame (Dr. Julio Montaner)

A Vancouver doctor and world-renowned HIV/AIDS researcher has been selected for induction into the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame.

Why the United Nations is adopting Canadian scientist’s HIV strategy (Dr. Julio Montaner)

Make sure 90 per cent of people infected with HIV are tested, get 90 per cent of that group on regular treatment and have 90 per cent stay on the therapy to keep their viral loads undetectable.

United Nations embraces BC—HIV/AIDS control strategy (Dr. Julio Montaner)

On Thursday, UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson announced 90-90-90, a new strategy to end AIDS.


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