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Order of Canada

D. Harold Copp, C.C., M.D., LL.D., F.R.S.C.

Full Name Honour Received Residence
D. Harold Copp, C.C., M.D., LL.D., F.R.S.C. C.C. Vancouver
Honour Appointment Investiture
Companion of the Order of Canada June 23, 1980 April 8, 1981
Professor of Physiology at the University of British Columbia, and a biochemist of international renown. He has served on many scientific and medical bodies at home and abroad and is known particularly for his discovery of the hormone calcitonin. (This is a promotion within the Order).
Officer of the Order of Canada June 25, 1971 October 29, 1971
For his contribution to medicine as a teacher and for his research in the field of biochemistry.
Deceased on March 17, 1998.
Updated: 2018-03-26
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