Research Canada works to keep our Members, Supporters and Partners, journalists and the public up to date on current health research news and related advocacy efforts. We also undertake a number of special events each year, including Parliamentary Health Research Caucus events and our Annual General Meetings to help advance health research and innovation in Canada.
Ms. Alison Evans
President and CEO, Research Canada: An Alliance for Health Discovery
Ms. Evans was the recent Vice President of Public Engagement at CARE Canada and prior to this she held many leadership positions within Canada’s high tech, postsecondary education, healthcare, tourism and agriculture sectors. She was Vice President, Members and Public Relations at Universities Canada and Vice-President of Communications, Volunteers and Information Resources at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO). She is an expert in creating synergy between organizations, their vision and ambitions, and the stakeholders, donors, customers, funding organizations and partners who and which are essential to their success.
Dr. Tarik Möröy
Chair, Research Canada: An Alliance for Health Discovery
Dr. Tarik Möröy is the Director of the Hematopoiesis and Cancer Research Unit at the Montréal Clinical Research Institute/Institut de recherches cliniques de Montréal (IRCM). He is also a Full IRCM Research Professor, a Full Research Professor at the Université de Montréal and an Adjunct Professor at McGill University. Dr. Möröy has been a Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Hematopoiesis and Immune Cell Differentiation since 2007 and was the President and Scientific Director of the IRCM from March 2006 until February 2019.
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Ms. Christie Tomkins
Manager of Policy and Public Affairs