Dr. Gil Veith remembered fondly by colleagues

August 22, 2013 at 5:34 am in Lake County News-Chronicle

Heroes come in all shapes and sizes. Some don capes and use their super powers to save the world. Others, like Dr. Gil Veith of Two Harbors, don t-shirts and jeans and save the world through their compassion and ingenuity. The founder of the Duluth-based International Quantitative Structure-Activity Relationship Foundation (IQF), world-renowned scientist, and “regular North Shore guy,” Dr. Veith devoted much of his career to developing alternatives to animal tests that improve chemical testing, safeguard human health, and save the lives of millions of animals. This week the world lost a true hero when Dr. Veith passed away. Continue Reading