Queen's oncologist gives $3.8 million to alma mater

Gray, Charlotte
May 2001
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/15/2001, Vol. 164 Issue 10, p1482
Academic Journal
Reports on an endowment given to Queen's University by Dr. Elizabeth Eisenhauer. Use of the gift to fund the Edith Eisenhauer Chair in Clinical Cancer Research; Opportunity to increase the scope of cancer research at the university; Details of how the gift will be used.


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