Honorary Degrees

N.B.: The detail displayed about each honorary degree recipient varies, as the database was compiled from a variety of sources. However, more information may be available at the University Archives.

Name: Calvin R. Stiller
Convocation date: June 5, 2007
Discipline / contribution: medicine - transplantation
Citation / biographical information:
Dr. Calvin Stiller is a renowned physician, scientist and entrepreneur. He is currently Professor Emeritus in the Department of Medicine at the University of Western Ontario, and Chair of Genome Canada and the Ontario Innovation Trust. In 1972, Stiller launched London, Ontario's organ transplant program, and was the principal investigator of the Canadian multi-centre study that established the importance of Cyclosporine in transplantation and led to its worldwide use as first-line therapy for transplant rejection.
Degree received: Doctor of Science

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