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University of Calgary mourns loss of Dr. Bob Church

Remembering Dr. Robert (Bob) Church (1937 to 2019)

Dr. Bob Church is often described as an outstanding scientist, administrator, teacher and friend.  A founding member of what was formerly known as the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Calgary, Dr. Church was an internationally known leader and expert in transferring the technologies of genetics, reproductive physiology and molecular biology to the agricultural and biotechnology industries.

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