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SCN is overseen by a Board of Directors, with scientific advice provided by the Research Management Committee, International Scientific Advisory Board and International Medical Advisory Board.

Board of Directors

ANDREW MCKEE, CHAIR

Co-Founder, 5514KM Canada Wide – Children’s Gear

Biography

MICHAEL RUDNICKI, O.C., FRS, FRSC

CEO & Scientific Director, Stem Cell Network; Senior Scientist & Director, Regenerative Medicine Program and Sprott Centre for Stem Cell Research, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

Biography

SHARON COLLE

Former President & CEO, Fighting Blindness Canada

Biography

JULIE FRADETTE

Professor, Université Laval, Researcher, Centre de recherche en organogénèse expérimentale (LOEX), at the CHU de Québec-Université Laval

Biography

GAIL GARLAND

Chief Executive Officer, Ontario Bioscience Innovation Organization (OBIO®)
Biography

DEBORAH GORDON-EI-BIHBETY

President and CEO, Research Canada
Biography

DECLAN HAMILL

Vice President, Policy, Regulatory, and Legal Affairs, Innovative Medicines Canada

Biography

SHARON LOUIS

Senior Vice President, Research & Development, STEMCELL Technologies
Biography

DEBRA LYNKOWSKI

Chief Operating Officer, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

Biography

GORDON C. MCCAULEY

President & CEO, adMare BioInnovations
Biography

STEPHANIE MICHAUD

President & CEO, BioCanRx

Biography

TAMER MOHAMED

President & CEO, Aspect Biosystems Ltd.

Biography

JANET ROSSANT, C.C.

President & Scientific Director, Gairdner Foundation; Chief of Research Emeritus, Hospital for Sick Children

Biography

Peer review committees

Research Management Committee

MICHAEL RUDNICKI, CHAIR

CEO & Scientific Director, Stem Cell Network; Senior Scientist & Director, Regenerative Medicine Program and Sprott Centre for Stem Cell Research, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
Biography

DEAN FERGUSSON

Senior Scientist & Director, Clinical Epidemiology Program, at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute; Full Professor, Departments of Medicine, Surgery, & of the School of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Ottawa
Biography

DAVID GLASS

Vice President, Research, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals and Senior Lecturer, Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School
Biography

SAMER HUSSEIN

Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Biology, Medical Biochemistry, and Pathology Faculty of Medicine, Université Laval
Biography

GREGORY KORBUTT

Professor, Division of Surgical Research in the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta
Biography

M. CRISTINA NOSTRO

Scientist, McEwen Stem Cell Institute, University Health Network
Biography

CHANTALE PAMBRUN

Director, Centre for Innovation, Canadian Blood Services; Adjunct Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Ottawa
Biography

MICHAEL PARR

Director of Formulations and Process Development, Evonik Vancouver Laboratories
Biography

DENIS-CLAUDE ROY

Director, Cellular Therapy Laboratory and Scientific Director, Centre de recherche Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont; Professor, Université de Montréal
Biography

CHERYLE SÉGUIN

Associate Professor, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Western Ontario
Biography

BERNARD THÉBAUD

Senior Scientist, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute and CHEO Research Institute; Professor of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa
Biography

LEIGH TURNER

Associate Professor, Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota
Biography 

MICHAEL UNDERHILL

Professor, Department of Cellular and Physiological Sciences, University of British Columbia
Biography

International Scientific Advisory Board (ISAB)
International Medical Advisory Board (IMAB)
International Policy Review Board