For his contributions to regenerative medicine, Till was named an Officer of the Order of Canada and one of the College of Arts and Science’s Alumni of Influence.
While a student at USask, Till worked in the laboratory of Dr. Harold Johns (PhD), who was engaged in ground-breaking research in cobalt-60 radiation therapy to treat cancer.
“I hadn’t applied for the position but I accepted, and that’s where I got my first experience in research. I liked it,” said Till in an interview for the 2018 issue of Arts&Science magazine.
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Article originally published at https://artsandscience.usask.ca.