Dr. John Marshall

Professor of Surgery at the University of Toronto, Trauma Surgeon and Intensivist at St. Michael’s Hospital, and founding chair of the International Forum for Acute Care Trialists (InFACT)

Jeffrey Simpson

Acclaimed Journalist, Former National Affairs Columnist for The Globe and Mail

Dr. Jane Philpott

Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences, Queen's University; CEO, Southeastern Ontario Academic Medical Organization

Craig Lipset

Advisor and founder of Clinical Innovation Partners, former Head of Clinical Innovation at Pfizer, and on the founding Operations Committee for TransCelerate Biopharma

Terry Hawrysh

Patient Advocate and Volunteer, Leukemia Lymphoma Society of Canada

Dr. Manoj Lalu

Associate Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology and Regenerative Medicine Programs, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Anesthesiologist, Ottawa Hospital, and Assistant Professor, University of Ottawa

Dr. Lauren Kelly

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics & Child Health and Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, and Scientist, Children's Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba

Dr. Mark Lundie

Director of Medical Affairs, Rare Disease, Pfizer Canada

George Memari

Clinical Trials Operations, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Canada Inc.

Bev Heim-Myers

CEO, Huntington Society of Canada

Sandra Holdsworth

Patient Partner, Canadian Donation Transplant Research Program

Megan Thomas

Master's Student, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary

Dr. Thierry Lacaze-Masmonteil

Professor, Department of Paediatrics, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary; Scientific Director, MICYRN, CHEER Principal Investigator

Laurie Proulx

Patient Partner

Lisa Machado

Founder, Canadian CML Network; Executive Producer, Healthing.ca

Dr. Elizabeth Buchanan

Director of the Office of Research Support Services and Senior Research Scientist at the Marshfield Clinic Research Institute

Katie Roposa

Director, Research Quality Integration, University Health Network (UHN)

Antonia Palmer

Co-Founder of Advocacy for Canadian Childhood Oncology Research Network (Ac2orn), Founder of Neuroblastoma Canada, Chair of the CHEER Patient and Family Advisory Committee

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