Frances Kelsey named to Order of Canada

The Cowichan Valley's most famous scientist, Frances Oldham Kelsey, was appointed as a Member of the Order of Canada by Governor General David Johnston on July 1. Kelsey's international renown arose because she blew the whistle on the drug thalidomide, but it's not the only reason she's received the Canadian recognition. - See more at: http://www.cowichanvalleycitizen.com/news/frances-kelsey-named-to-order-of-canada-1.1996221#sthash.jYcMmdRi.dpuf

Frances Kelsey named to Order of Canada