A Conversation With the Trudeau Institute’s New Leader

Oct 16, 2012

The Trudeau Institute in Saranac Lake recently named a new leader for the scientific research facility.  

The board of trustees of the biomedical research institute  in the Adirondacks named Dr. Ronald H. Goldfarb to lead the Trudeau Institute beginning on October first.  Goldfarb has more than 30 years academic and industrial experience in cancer research, and co-founded a biopharmaceutical company.  He has been on numerous peer-review panels and scientific advisory boards, and edited cancer journals.  He is the Trudeau Institute’s sixth President, Director and CEO.

The Trudeau Institute was founded in 1884. It’s primary research centers on the development of vaccines and treatments for diseases including cancer, influenza and tuberculosis.