Susan Marlin

Susan Marlin is the President and CEO of Clinical Trials Ontario (CTO), an organization established by the Province of Ontario in 2012 to make Ontario a preferred location for global clinical trials while maintaining the highest ethical standards. Prior to joining CTO served as the Associate Vice-Principal at Queen’s University. Susan worked with the Canadian […]

Wendy Robinson

Dr. Robinson is the Associate Director, BC ChildrenÂ’s Hospital Research Institute, an Investigator, BC Children’s Hospital, and a Professor in the Department of Medical Genetics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia. Her research focuses on development from conception to birth resuling in a complex interplay of signals from mother and fetus. The placenta plays […]

Kimberly Fairman

Kimberly Fairman is Nunavummiut her home community is Taloyoak. She is the Executive Director at the Institute for Circumpolar Health Research and holds the NEIHR Grant for the Northwest Territories. Kimberly was trained in Nursing and obtained her Master of Public Health Degree from the University of Alberta. She worked in both the federal and […]

Leslie Skeith

Dr. Leslie Skeith is a hematologist and Associate Professor at the University of Calgary, and her research interest is in the prevention and management of venous thromboembolism (VTE) and related complications in pregnancy and the postpartum period. Dr. Skeith is leading the pilot PARTUM trial, a pilot randomized controlled trial evaluating postpartum aspirin versus placebo […]

Marion Williams

Marion has enjoyed a 30 + year career in the Not-For-Profit sector across community, provincial and national healthcare organizations. Her career has spanned mental health, seniors, adults with disabilities, the ALS community and child health. She has a degree in psychology, is a certified Volunteer Manager and a graduate of Leadership Ottawa. She came to […]

Martin Offringa

Dr. Offringa is a practicing neonatologist and clinical epidemiologist. His research interests in neonatology are in neonatal hypoglycaemia and hyperbilirubinaemia, lung protective ventilation and prevention of bronchopulmonary dysplasia. His current research focusses on rare genetic and metabolic diseases and youth depressive disorders. In 2015 he founded Toronto Outcomes Research in Child Health (TORCH), an initiative […]

Natalie Dayan

Dr Dayan is a women’s health researcher focused on pregnancy morbidity and its long term health implications. Her work uses clinical, epidemiological/big data and translational approaches. She is also a wife and mother of 3 children and 1 puppy who constantly tries to balance meaningful work with these roles.

James Reynolds

Dr. James Reynolds is a Professor in the Department of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences and the Centre for Neuroscience Studies at Queen’s University. His interdisciplinary research program has included both basic and clinical investigations on the mechanisms and consequences of prenatal alcohol exposure on the developing brain, and the resulting cognitive, behavioural and social-emotional deficits […]