Yule SchmidtYule Schmidt holds a B.A. in War and Revolutionary History from Stanford University and an M.A. in History from McGill University, where she focused on U.S. policy towards the Middle East.Jonathon Van MarenJonathon Van Maren is communications director for the Canadian Centre for Bio-Ethical Reform.
Hugh SegalHugh Segal is a Canadian political strategist, author, commentator, academic and former senator.Mordechai RothmanMordechai Rothman is a Chaplain in the Canadian Armed Forces and Executive Director of Chai Lifeline Canada.
Marcus KolgaMarcus Kolga is a digital communications, global human rights, sanctions, disinformation and cybersecurity expertAnn Fitz-GeraldAnn Fitz-Gerald is Director of the Balsillie School of International Affairs in Waterloo.
Maria ReisdorfMaria Reisdorf is a recent Queen’s Law graduate.Matthew NeapoleMatthew Neapole holds an MA in International Relations from the University of Groningen.
Renaud BrossardRenaud Brossard is Interim Quebec and Atlantic Director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation.Kris RondoloKris Rondolo is Executive Director of Generation Screwed
Maria Lily ShawMaria Lily Shaw is an Economist at the MEI.Sarah TeichSarah Teich is an international human rights lawyer and a senior fellow at the Macdonald-Laurier Institute.
Bradley DoucetBradley Doucet holds a bachelor’s degree from McGill University, with a major in philosophy and a minor in economics. Prior to joining the MEI team in April 2014, he worked as a freelance translator and editor, and before that, he spent several years as a tutor of high school math and science.Kevin LaceyKevin Lacey signed on as Alberta director in 2021 for his second tour of duty with the Canadian Taxpayers Federation. Kevin initially served as the Atlantic Director. Before that, Kevin spent about 15 years working in government and politics.
Olivier RancourtOlivier Rancourt is an Economist at the Montreal Economics Institute.Krystle WittevrongelKrystle Wittevrongel is a Public Policy Analyst at the Montreal Economics Institute.
Joseph-Micallef75Joseph V. Micallef is a historian, best-selling author, keynote speaker and commentator on military and international affairs.Jay Goldberg is the Interim Ontario Director for the Canadian Taxpayers Federation.
Jeffrey CollinsJeffrey F. Collins is a fellow at the Canadian Global Affairs Institute, as well as a research fellow with the Centre for the Study of Security and Development at Dalhousie University, and the University of Manitoba’s Centre for Defence and Security Studies.Andrew PickfordAndrew Pickford works between North America and Australia in the areas of strategy, economic analysis, and energy with a range of organizations, both private and public.
Kris SimsKris Sims is the B.C. Director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation.Miguel OuelletteMiguel Ouellette is Director of Operations and Economist at the MEI.
Michel Kelly-GagnonMichel Kelly-Gagnon is President and CEO of the Montreal Economics Institute (MEI).Yves SavoieYves Savoie is chief executive officer of Heart and Stroke.
Keith DowKeith Dow is Manager of Organizational and Spiritual Life with Christian Horizons.Stacey HatcherStacey Hatcher is vice-president, communications, Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers.
Ken Reed is sports policy director for League of Fans (leagueoffans.org), a sports reform project.Senior Editor Greg Gazin is a veteran tech columnist, small business and technology speaker, blogger, podcaster and author.
Tom TamarkinTom Tamarkin is founder and president of EnergyCite Inc. in Sacramento, Calif., and founder and general manager of the Fusion Energy Consortium.Charles BurtonCharles Burton is a senior fellow at the Macdonald-Laurier Institute in Ottawa, and non-resident senior fellow of the European Values Center for Security Policy in Prague.
Jean SeelyDr. Jean Seely is the head of breast imaging at The Ottawa Hospital and professor of radiology at the University of Ottawa. Kaveh ShahroozKaveh Shahrooz is a lawyer and a human rights activist. He is a former senior policy adviser on human rights to Global Affairs Canada and is a senior fellow at the Macdonald-Laurier Institute.
Lisa GittensLisa Gittens is a Senior Tax Expert for H&R Block Canada.  Simon SomogyiSimon Somogyi is the Arrell Chair in the Business of Food at the University of Guelph.
Lisa BeroLisa Bero is Research Professor Public Health and Medicine at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.Marc-Andre GagonMarc-Andre Gagnon is Associate professor with the School of Public Policy and Administration at Carleton University.
Quinn GrundyQuinn Grundy is an Assistant Professor with the Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing at the University of Toronto.Barbara MintzesBarbara Mintzes is an Associate professor with the School of Pharmacy and Charles Perkins Centre at the University of Sydney.
Chris SankeyChris Sankey is a senior fellow at the Macdonald-Laurier Institute and a former elected councilor for the Lax Kw’alaams Band. Additionally, he is a prominent Indigenous business leader.Joel LexchinJoel Lexchin is Professor Emeritus of Health Policy and Management at York University, Emergency Physician at University Health Network, and Associate Professor of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Toronto.
Andre SchuttenAndré Schutten is General Legal Counsel with the Association for Reformed Political Action (ARPA) Canada since 2011.Anna NienhuisAnna Nienhuis is a policy analyst with ARPA Canada.
Colin CraigColin Craig is the President of Secondstreet.org, a new Canadian Think Tank.Tara VreugdenhilTara Vreugdenhil is a speech-language pathologist who lives and works in the Hamilton area.
Karine Coen-SanchezKarine Coen-Sanchez is a PhD student in Sociology at the University of Ottawa.Stewart MuirStewart Muir is executive director of Resource Works, a B.C.-based organization that promotes responsible resource extraction and transportation.
Elaine McCoyElaine McCoy, QC, has been an independent senator from Alberta since 2005.
Clinton DesveauxClinton Desveaux is Director of Marketing & Global Sales at SEVAEN Workwear. A great deal of his time is spent building and promoting the social media side of the business.
Roland RennerA former employee of Bell and Telesat, Roland Renner assists companies competing with Telco, cable, and satellite incumbentsRichard ShimookaRichard Shimooka is a senior fellow at the Macdonald-Laurier Institute.
Tony DeanSen. Tony Dean is a member of the Independent Senators Group and was named to the upper chamber in November 2016. Kashif PirzadaDr. Kashif Pirzada is an Emergency Physician in Toronto, is affiliated with McMaster University and the University of Toronto, and is co-chair of Masks for Canada.
Shauna LabmanShauna Labman is an assistant law professor at the University of Manitoba.Ken CoatesKen Coates is a Munk senior fellow at the Macdonald-Laurier Institute.
Nnaemeka EzeaniNnaemeka Ezeani is a PhD candidate at the University of Saskatchewan College of Law.Daniel JeDaniel Je is a graduate from the Schulich School of Business at York University and a content editor at OneClass, the educational technology firm based in Toronto.
Mackenzie MoirMackenzie Moir holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from York University and a Master of Science in Health Policy and Research from the University of Alberta.Peter St-OngePeter St. Onge holds a Ph.D. in Economics from George Mason University, and a B.A. in Economics and Political Science from McGill University.
Matthias HobenMatthias Hoben is an assistant professor in the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Alberta. Erin OTooleErin O’Toole is the leader of the Conservative Party of Canada.
Linda SilasLinda Silas is a nurse, longtime pharmacare advocate and president of the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions.Shawn WhatleyShawn Whatley is a physician, past president of the Ontario Medical Association, and a Munk senior fellow at Macdonald-Laurier Institute.
Jock FinlaysonJock Finlayson is executive vice-president of the Business Council of British Columbia. Reut GruberReut Gruber is a director of the Attention, Behaviour and Sleep Lab at the Douglas Mental Health University Institute.
Jean MichaudJean Michaud is an associate researcher at the Montreal Economic Institute.Dominic CovveyDominic Covvey is a retired professor, author and founder of the Canadian Organization the National Institutes for Health Informatics.
Alexandre MassauxAlexandre Massaux holds a PhD in Law from the University of Toulon in France. He also holds a master’s degree in Business Administration. His main areas of interest are international relations, trade, and governance.Germain Belzile is a senior associate researcher at Quebec-based independent public policy think-tank Montreal Economic Institute (MEI).
Michael Taube, a longtime newspaper columnist and political commentator, was a speechwriter for former prime minister Stephen Harper. Mike Robinson has been CEO of three Canadian NGOs: the Arctic Institute of North America, the Glenbow Museum and the Bill Reid Gallery. Mike has chaired the national boards of Friends of the Earth, the David Suzuki Foundation, and the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society. In 2004, he became a Member of the Order of Canada.
Rene-CormierRené Cormier is an independent senator from New Brunswick. Warren KinsellaWarren Kinsella is a Canadian journalist, political adviser and commentator.
Gregory JohnGregory John has a wealth of professional experience in two countries and across many industries in Indigenous and stakeholder relations, including strategy, negotiations, communications and public relations. As a citizen of the Métis Nation of Alberta, he understands both the Indigenous and non-Indigenous world.Murshed ChowdhuryMurshed Chowdhury received his PhD in Economics from the University of Manitoba. His research and teaching interests include open economy macroeconomics, development economics, economic growth, financial flows to the developing countries, and information and communication technology.
Joe Batty is an independent accountant. Kunin RoslynDr. Roslyn Kunin is that rare economist who can make the often difficult subject of economics understandable.
Susan KorahSusan Korah is an Ottawa-based journalist.Nova ChamberlinNova Chamberlin is MOSAIC manager of the Equal Press project, a research and advocacy initiative that works to promote diversity and inclusion in news media.
Monika DuttDr. Monika Dutt is the chair of Canadian Doctors for Medicare. Denise MullenDenise Mullen is Director, Environment and Sustainability at the Business Council of British Columbia.
Jan HuxDr. Jan Hux is the President and CEO of Diabetes Canada.Sylvain CharleboisDr. Sylvain Charlebois is senior director of the agri-food analytics lab and a professor in food distribution and policy at Dalhousie University.
David ZitnerDr. David Zitner, a retired family doctor and professor, was the founding director of the Graduate Program in Health Informatics at Dalhousie University Faculty of Medicine.Tim McMillanTim McMillan is president and CEO of the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers.
Michelle MarotoMichelle Maroto's general research interests include social stratification and policy; race, class, and gender inequality; credit and labor markets; economic sociology; organizations; and quantitative and qualitative methods.David PettinicchioAs a political sociologist, Professor Pettinicchio is interested in the development of political constituencies and their ongoing interaction with political institutions.
Howard RamosDr. Howard Ramos is a professor of sociology at Dalhousie University.Derek NgDr. Derek Ng, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Epidemiology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Jake FussJake Fuss is an Economist at the Fraser Institute. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce and a Master’s Degree in Public Policy from the University of Calgary.Noah CasteloNoah Castelo, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Marketing at the Alberta School of Business with the University of Alberta.
Lennie KaplanLennie Kaplan is chief research analyst at the Canadian Energy Centre.Donita FowlerDonita Fowler is an online marketer who supports entrepreneurs in their quest to be the boss of their online platforms.
Graham LaneGraham Lane is a retired CPA CA. After a lengthy career in the public and private sectors, he was chair of the Manitoba Public Utilities Board from 2004 to 2012.Mohamed-Iqbal RavaliaSen. Mohamed-Iqbal Ravalia is from Newfoundland and Labrador.
Susan MartinukSusan Martinuk is a Vancouver-based research consultant, and former researcher in reproductive technologies and infertility.Johanna WolfertJohanna Wolfert is a researcher at the think-tank Cardus.
Tonja LeachTonja Leach is Executive Director of QUEST.Ericka Wicks Ericka Wicks is Managing Director of QUEST.
Doug FirbyVeteran national correspondent Doug Firby is President of Troy Media Digital Solutions and Publisher of Troy Media. Robert McGarveyRobert McGarvey is an economic historian and former managing director of Merlin Consulting, a London, U.K.-based consulting firm.
Aida NciriAida Nciri is the Manager, Policy and Research at QUEST.Ashley SteadmanAshley Stedman is a senior policy analyst working in the Centre for Natural Resource Studies at the Fraser Institute. She holds a B.A. (Honours) from Carleton University and a Master of Public Policy from the University of Calgary.
Elmira AliakbanElmira Aliakbari is a senior economist at the Fraser Institute.Todd HirschTodd Hirsch is the chief economist at ATB Financial.
Alexander CarpenterAlexander Carpenter is a professor in the Department of Fine Arts at the University of Alberta's Augustana campus.Lorraine MooreLorraine Moore is the founder of Accelerate Success Group.
Sanjay GoelSanjay Goel is the president of the Vancouver-based holiday business Cruise Connections Canada.Daniel ProussalidisDaniel Proussalidis is director of communications at think-tank Cardus.
Jim GwartneyJames D. Gwartney is a professor of economics at Florida State University and principal author of the Economic Freedom of the World Report.Geoff CarpentierGeoff Carpentier is a published author, expedition guide and environmental consultant.
Timothy CaulfieldTimothy Allen Caulfield is a Canadian professor of law at the University of Alberta, the Research Director of its Health Law Institute, and current Canada Research Chair in Health Law and Policy. He specializes in legal, policy and ethical issues in medical research and its commercialization.David HuntDavid Hunt is the B.C. director at the public policy think-tank Cardus.
Aaron WudrickAaron Wudrick is a lawyer and the federal director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation.Jasmine PickelJasmine Pickel is Ontario Director for the Canadian Taxpayers Federation.
Robert JoustraDr. Robert Joustra, a political science professor at Redeemer University.Jack BuckbyJack Buckby is a British author and researcher, with experience working in English, American, Canadian and Polish media.
Philip BazelPhilip Bazel is an associate at the School of Public Policy at the University of Calgary.Don HutchinsonDon Hutchinson is principal of Ansero Services, a Canadian charity focused on religious freedom, and author of Under Siege: Religious Freedom and the Church in Canada at 150 (1867-2017).
Tom OlsenTom Olsen is CEO of the Canadian Energy Centre.Gwyn MorganGwyn Morgan is a retired Canadian business leader who has been a director of five global corporations.
Mark MilkeMark Milke, Ph.D., is a public policy analyst, keynote speaker, author, and columnist with six books and dozens of studies published across Canada and internationally in the last two decades. Louise McEwan has degrees in English and Theology. She has a background in education and faith formation. 
Ben EisenBen Eisen is associate director of provincial prosperity studies with the Fraser Institute.Milagros Palacios is a senior economist with the Fraser Institute.
Hannah MarazziHannah Marazzi is the stakeholder officer at think-tank Cardus.Pierre DesrochersPierre Desrochers is an associate professor of geography at the University of Toronto Mississauga.
Livio di MatteoLivio Di Matteo is a professor of economics at Lakehead University in Thunder Bay.Quesnel-Joseph75Joseph Quesnel is a senior fellow with the Fraser Institute.
Pat MurphyPat Murphy casts a history buff’s eye at the goings-on in our world. Never cynical – well, perhaps just a little bit.Carol Kinsey GomanCarol Kinsey Goman, PhD, is an executive coach, consultant, and international keynote speaker at corporate, government, and association events.
Jairo Yunis Fraser InstituteJairo Yunis holds a Bachelor of Political Science and International Relations from the Pontifical Xaverian University of Colombia and a Master’s degree in Public Policy from the University of Calgary.Elan HarperElan Harper is an MBA and LLM candidate, who works in the area of international tax as a principal with Moodys Gartner Tax Law.
Bruce MacDonald is president and CEO of Imagine Canada.Niels VeldhuisNiels Veldhuis is President of the Fraser Institute.
Gerry ChidiacGerry Chidiac is an award-winning high school teacher specializing in languages, genocide studies and work with at-risk students.LIsa MonfortonLisa Monforton is an award-winner Calgary-based travel writer.
Rashid Husain SyedToronto-based Rashid Husain Syed is a respected energy and political analyst. The Middle East is his area of focus. As well as writing for major local and global newspapers, Rashid is also a regular speaker at major international conferences.Eddie OldfieldEddie Oldfield is a Senior Lead, Projects and Advisory Services, at QUEST.
Bob Cox is publisher of the Winnipeg Free Press and chairman of News Media Canada.Gerry Bowler taught history at the University of Manitoba for 25 years.
Dr. Ruta Valaitis is a professor McMaster University School of Nursing, the Dorothy C. Hall Chair in Primary Health Care Nursing and co-scientific director of the Aging, Community and Health Research Unit.Dr. Maureen Markle-Reid, is a professor McMaster University School of Nursing the Canada Research Chair in Person-Centred Interventions for Older Adults with Multimorbidity and their Caregivers and co-scientific director of the Aging, Community and Health Research Unit.a>
Shannon Sampert is the editor-in-chief and director of EvidenceNetwork.ca at the University of Winnipeg.Bacchus Barua is an economist at the Fraser Institute.
Helen Maria VasiliadisHelen-Maria Vasiliadis is a professor in the Department of Community Health Sciences and Faculty of Medicine at the Université de Sherbrooke.Jeni MillerJennifer Miller is the executive director for Global Climate and Health Alliance.
David FullerDavid Fuller, MBA, is a certified professional business coach and author who helps business leaders ensure that their companies are successful.Bill GreenBill Green is a Certified Financial Planner, a Financial Management Adviser and a Chartered Financial Divorce Specialist (CFDS).
Constantine PassarisDr. Constantine Passaris is a Professor of Economics at the University of New Brunswick.Barry CooperBarry Cooper is a professor of political science at the University of Calgary.
Steve LafleurSteve Lafleur is a senior policy analyst with the Fraser Institute.Steven GlobermanSteven Globerman is director of the Center for International Business at Western Washington University.
Brad HayesBrad Hayes is president of Petrel Robertson Consulting Ltd.Steven Blue is the President & CEO of Miller Ingenuity.
Rae MartensRae Martens, based in Calgary, is an active partner in child disability research.Fergus HodgsonFergus Hodgson is the executive editor of Antigua Report and a columnist with the Epoch Times.
Tim TakaroTim K. Takaro is an associate dean for research and a professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences at Simon Fraser University.Emma CunliffeEmma Cunliffe is an associate professor in the Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia.
Glenn FelthamDr. Glenn Feltham is president and CEO of the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology.Dr. Michael Bonner is a political adviser based in Toronto. He holds a master’s and doctorate in Iranian history from the University of Oxford.
Trevor HancockDr. Trevor Hancock is a retired professor of Public Health at the University of Victoria.Anup Srivastava is an Associate Professor at the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary.
Peter Mansbridge, OC, is Heart & Stroke Ambassador for Heart Health.Penelope SimonsPenelope Simons is an associate professor in the Faculty of Law at the University of Ottawa.
David MacKinnon served as Director, Planning and Economics and Executive Director, Development Strategy in the Nova Scotia Department of Economic Development from 1976 to 1981. He later served in several senior capacities in the Ontario Public Service, the Bank of Montreal and as CEO of the Ontario Hospital Association from 1996 to 2003. Ergete FeredeErgete Ferede is associate professor of economics at MacEwan University.
Eric BohmDr. Eric Bohm is a professor at the University of Manitoba and an orthopedic surgeon with the Concordia Joint Replacement Group in Winnipeg.Ivan WongDr. Ivan Wong is an associate professor at Dalhousie University and an orthopedic surgeon at the QEII Health Sciences Centre in Halifax.
Fabio GomesDr. Fabio da Silva Gomes is an Advisor in Nutrition and Physical Activity with the Pan American Health Organization/ World Health Organization.Seth KleinSeth Klein is B.C. director of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.
Beth GreenBeth Green is Education Program Director for Cardus.Brian Dijkema CardusBrian Dijkema is Program Director, Work and Economics at Cardus.
Alec BruceAlec Bruce is a Halifax journalist who writes about business, politics and social issues.Lindsay ShepherdLindsay Shepherd is Campus Free Speech Fellow at the Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms.
Guylene-TheriaultDr. Guylène Thériault is the assistant dean of Distributed Medical Education, in the Department of Family Medicine at McGill University. Jim FarneyJim Farney is an associate professor of Politics at the University of Regina.
Mohammad Reza GhovanlooMohammad-Reza Ghovanloo is a PhD candidate in the Department of Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology at the Faculty of Science at Simon Fraser University.Graeme Lee RowlandsGraeme Lee Rowlands is a researcher at Quest University Canada, in Squamish, B.C.
Dr. Latimer is president of Okanagan Clinical Trials and an Okanagan psychiatrist. He has over 40 years experience in clinical practice, research and administration.Faith Wood is a novelist and professional speaker who focuses on helping groups and individuals navigate conflict, shift perceptions and improve communications.
Luc TheriaultLuc Theriault is a sociologist and acting chair of the Economics Department at the University of New Brunswick-Fredericton.Olga StachovaOlga Stachova is the chief executive officer of the Multi-lingual Orientation Service Association for Immigrant Communities (MOSAIC).
Shelley Tulloch is chair and associate professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Winnipeg.Gordon BoydJ. Gordon Boyd is a clinician-scientist at Kingston Health Sciences Centre and Queen’s University, practising both neurology and intensive care medicine.
Jackson Doughart is Editor In Chief at Brunswick News Inc.Franco TerrazzanoFranco Terrazzano is the Alberta Director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation.
Eamonn BrosnanEamonn Brosnan is a research associate with the think-tank Frontier Centre for Public Policy.Paige MacPhersonPaige MacPherson is a contributing writer to Canadians for Affordable Energy and works for a taxpayer research and advocacy group.
Frank PenkalaAs a long-time business owner in the financial services industry, Frank specializes in funding all types of ventures, including start-ups and early-stage companies. His passion is being an advocate for small businesses from all over Alberta.Shelley WilsonShelley Willson is an Alberta-born businessperson, consultant and writer. Her work has appeared in Troy Media, the Calgary Herald, the Globe and Mail, and Corporate Knights magazine.
Brendan BoydBrendan Boyd is an assistant professor at MacEwan University in Edmonton.Barry RabeBarry Rabe is a professor at the Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan.
Peter BestPeter Best is a lawyer in Sudbury.Ted Laturnus has been named Canadian Automotive Journalist of the Year twice and is past president of the Automotive Journalists Association of Canada.
Jillian LazicJillian Lazic is Land Manager at Anova Resources Inc.Deborah PrabhuDr. Prabhu is an international Medical Graduate with a history of research, emergency care and a year of post-graduate studies in radiation oncology.
Sharon McCarrySharon McCarry is the founder and executive director of La Fondation Place Coco, which manages and operates the Little Red Playhouse.Peter MenziesPeter Menzies is a former newspaper publisher who spent 10 years as a CRTC commissioner and vice-chairman.
David WiercigrochDavid Wiercigroch is a medical student at the University of Toronto.Jennifer GarrisonJennifer Garrison is an associate professor of English and faculty association president at St. Mary’s University in Calgary.
Allan BonnerDr. Allan Bonner has consulted on some of the major planning and public policy issues of our times.Maddie Di MuccioFormer Toronto Sun columnist Maddie Di Muccio focuses on educational and political reform.
Kristine St.-Laurent is a senior policy analyst at the Business Council of British Columbia.Caberry Weiyang Yu is a medical student at Queen’s University.
Mary L'AbbeDr. Mary L’Abbé is the Earle W. McHenry Professor and chair of the Department of Nutritional Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto.Corey Shefman is a lawyer at Olthuis Kleer Townshend LLP, representing Indigenous peoples, persons and organizations.
Karen Born, PhD is Knowledge Translation Lead of Choosing Wisely Canada and an assistant professor at the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto.Nick Hobson is a behavioural/brain scientist who consults individuals and organizations on peak performance in the workplace. He’s an expert on ritual, behaviour change, culture and emotions.
Emer O'TooleEmer O’Toole is a professor of Irish performance at Concordia University, author of the book, Girls Will Be Girls (2015: Orion) and a regular contributor to The Guardian and The Irish Times.Brent McCamonBrent McCamon is a senior researcher at the think-tank Cardus.
Becky Rossi, co-founder of the Sibling Collaborative, is a strategic adviser at Partners for Planning and an independent consultant.Barry Stevens is a Toronto-based filmmaker.
Russell Williams is chair of the board of directors of the Canadian Frailty Network and vice-president, Government Relations and Public Policy at Diabetes Canada.David R. Urbach, MD is surgeon-in-chief at Women’s College Hospital, Toronto and professor of Surgery and Health Policy at the University of Toronto.
Anne McLellan is a former deputy prime minister of Canada.Jane HarrisJane Harris is the author of Eugenics and the Firewall: Why Alberta’s UFA/Social Credit Legacy Matters to 21st Century Canadians.
Shahleen Premji is a Research Associate with the Frontier Centre for Public Policy.Daniel DuttonDaniel J. Dutton is a post-doctoral scholar at the School of Public Policy, University of Calgary.
Isabel Grant is a professor of law at the Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia.Elizabeth Sheehy is a professor of law at the University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law.
Dr. Madhav Khandekar has been a weather and climate scienctist for over 60 years and has published more than 150 papers, reports, book reviews and scientific commentaries.Paula Arab is a freelance columnist and media strategist.
Barb Johnston is a retired lawyer and chartered accountant who acted as counsel for Shell Canada from 1989 to 2002.Canadian Senator Raymonde Saint-Germain is deputy facilitator of the Independent Senators Group.
Wilton Littlechild, PhD, LLB, QC, Cree Nation, Grand Chief, is a Indian residential school survivor, lawyer and former commissioner of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.Gerald Heinrichs is a lawyer in Regina.
A graduate of family medicine from the Université Laval, Dr. Laurent Marcoux has devoted his career to clinical and administrative medicine.John Chant is a senior fellow of the Fraser Institute.
Tony Walker is Assistant Professor with the School for Resources and Environmental Studies at Dalhousie University.Isaac Maresky is a serial entrepreneur and investment banking professional with hundreds of millions of dollars of financings and M&A experience.
Vincent Geloso is a post-doctoral fellow at Texas Tech University, USA. He earned his PhD at the London School of Economics, UK.Al Etmanski received the Order of Canada in part for his work on the RDSP. He recently presented his concerns regarding the DTC and RDSP to the Senate Committee on Social Affairs.
Vinusha Gunaseelan is a second-year Health Services Research MSc student studying at the University of Toronto.Dr. Gina Wong is a registered psychologist and an associate professor in the Graduate Centre for Applied Psychology at Athabasca University.
Cody McKay is policy analyst for Innovation (Science and Technology, Research and Development) at Polytechnics Canada. Erin Schryer, PhD, is the executive director of Elementary Literacy Inc., a provincial non-profit organization in New Brunswick.
Kenneth Kaczkowski is an equity research analyst at PSM Vermögensverwaltung in Munich. Germany.Andrew S. Boozary is a resident physician at the University of Toronto and visiting scientist at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
Dr. Erin Keely is an endocrinologist with the Ottawa Hospital, a professor at the University of Ottawa’s Department of Medicine, and a clinician researcher with the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute.Dr. Paul G. Thomas, PhD, OM, is professor emeritus of political studies, University of Manitoba.
Brigitte Pellerin is filmmaker, karate world champion, mother of three and contributing writer to Canadians for Affordable Energy.Dr. Clare Liddy is a tier 2 chair and associate professor at the University of Ottawa’s Department of Family Medicine.
Natalia Pryadilina is associate professor of the Department of Economics and Economic Security of the Ural State Forestry Engineering University (USFEU, Ekaterinburg).Dr. Roy Damary, Oxonian, Harvardian and graduate of Lausanne University, is president of the Swiss-based Graduate Institute of Business and Management.
Hardy Limeback, PhD, DDS, is the recently retired head of preventive dentistry at the University of Toronto.Danny LeRoy is an agricultural economist at the University of Lethbridge.
Tamara SussmanTamara Sussman is an associate professor with the School of Social Work at McGill University.Robert DicksonRobert C. Dickson, MD, CCFP, FCFP, is a community physician in Calgary and is the founder of Safe Water Calgary.
Phil EmberleyPhil Emberley is the director of practice advancement and research for the Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA).Sharon KaasalainenSharon Kaasalainen is an associate professor with the School of Nursing and is an associate member of the Department of Family Medicine at McMaster University.
Maxwell DeGroat is a lawyer and a research associate with the Frontier Centre for Public Policy.Dana Wilson is an Edmonton-based freelance writer and poet.
Frances Widdowson is an associate professor in the Department of Economics, Justice, and Policy Studies at Mount Royal University.Michael K. Parvizian is a medical student at McMaster University.
David Pfrimmer is professor emeritus and a fellow at the Centre for Public Ethics at Waterloo Lutheran Seminary at Wilfrid Laurier University.Katherine McGilton is a senior scientist at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute-UHN, a professor at the University of Toronto and a network investigator with Canadian Frailty Network.
Rodney A. Clifton is a professor emeritus at the University of Manitoba.Doug SikkemaDoug Sikkema is senior researcher for Cardus and the managing editor of Comment.
Veteran broadcast and online journalist Cheryl Croucher produces InnovationAnthology.com, which can be heard online and on CKUA Radio. Dr. Lee Tunstall is a sessional instructor at the Werklund School of Education at the University of Calgary.
Robyn Tamblyn is a James McGill professor in the Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health at McGill University.Philip Carl Salzman is a professor of anthropology at McGill University.
Brett Wilson is a Calgary entrepreneur, investor and philanthropist. Jenna Wong recently received her PhD from the Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health at McGill University.
Megan Hanacek, RPF, RPBio, is a forest stewardship specialist with the Association of BC Forest Professionals.Britney Dennison is a research adviser at Men’s Health Research and deputy director of the Global Reporting Centre.
Scott McLeod, MD, FRCPC, is a pediatrician practising in Calgary who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of children with developmental disabilities.Mike Larock, RPF, is director of professional practice and stewardship with the Association of BC Forest Professionals.
Mary Moran is President and Chief Executive Officer of Calgary Economic Development.Dr. Andrew Bennett is law program director at the think-tank Cardus.
Alexandra Burnett is Junior Research Associate enrolled in the Frontier Centre for Public Policy Internship Program.James McCormack is a professor with the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of British Columbia.
Leah Gramlich is a gastroenterologist and professor in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Alberta.Matt Danison is CEO of TorontoRentals.com and rentals.ca.
Tom McIntosh is a researcher with the Saskatchewan Population Health and Evaluation Research Unit at the University of Regina.Heather Keller is the Schlegel-University of Waterloo Research Chair in Nutrition and Aging.
Dwight Newman is a professor of law at the University of Saskatchewan.Gabriela Novotna is a researcher with the Saskatchewan Population Health and Evaluation Research Unit at the University of Regina.
Barinder Rasode is the Vancouver-based advisor to Canadians for Affordable Energy.Dr. Randy Patrick is a Research Associate with the Frontier Centre for Public Policy.
Ian Madsen is a senior policy analyst for the think-tank Frontier Centre for Public Policy.Peter Shawn Taylor is a journalist and policy research analyst.
Yona Lunsky is a Professor at the University of Toronto Department of Psychiatry, and the Director of the Health Care Access Research and Developmental Disabilities (H-CARDD) Program at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health.Jonathan A. Weiss is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology, a Clinical Psychologist and holds the Chair in ASD Treatment and Care Research at the University of Toronto.
Gerard Lucyshyn is the vice-president of research and a senior fellow at the think-tank Frontier Centre for Public Policy.Christine Gelowitz, RPF, is a registered forest professional and CEO of the Association of BC Forest Professionals.
Brian Lee Crowley is the managing director of the Macdonald-Laurier Institute.Lee Harding is a research associate with the think-tank Frontier Centre for Public Policy.
Tara Kiran is a researcher in the Department of Family and Community Medicine, St. Michael’s Hospital, University of Toronto, and an adjunct scientist at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences.Malcolm G. Bird teaches political science at the University of Winnipeg.
Steve Wells is the COO of Fast Future and an experienced Strategist, Futures Analyst and Partnership Working Practitioner. Alexandra Whittington is a futurist, writer, faculty member on the Futures programme at the University of Houston and foresight director at Fast Future.
Thomas Kazakoff is a researcher at the University of Lethbridge.John Adams is a co-founder and president of the Canadian PKU and Allied Disorders non-profit.
Kapil KhimdasKapil Khimdas has worked in senior management roles in health systems in Canada and the United Kingdom.Louise Bélanger-Hardy is a member of the Centre for Health Law, Policy and Ethics and a professor in the Faculty of Law at the University of Ottawa.
Carol Herbert is professor emerita, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry at Western University, adjunct professor at UBC School of Population and Public Health, and president of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences. Paul Armstrong is a distinguished university professor at the University of Alberta and founding director of the Canadian VIGOUR Centre, a University of Alberta research centre devoted to enhancing cardiovascular health.
Daniel Komesch is a senior policy analyst with Polytechnics Canada.Ruth Lopert is an adjunct professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at George Washington University.
Liz Guthridge is a results-oriented, award-winning coach, consultant and trainer and founder of Connect consulting group.Matthew Lau is an independent economics writer.
Miles Taylor is an associate professor of Sociology and a faculty associate at the Pepper Institute on Aging and Public Policy at Florida State University.Alana Lajoie-O’Malley is a senior advisor Research and Sustainability, the University of Winnipeg.
Dr. Terry Klassen is CEO and scientific director of the Children’s Health Research Institute of Manitoba.Leah Crockett is a Knowledge Broker for Translating Emergency Knowledge for Kids (TREKK).
Mary McNally is a professor in the faculties of Dentistry and Medicine (Bioethics) at Dalhousie University in Halifax and a member of the Canadian Frailty Network.Ecaterina Perean Damian, MPH, MA, is program manager for the Canadian Society for International Health.
Peter Holle is president of the Frontier Centre for Public Policy.Dr. Monique Potvin Kent is assistant professor in the School of Epidemiology and Public Health at the University of Ottawa.
Carlo Dade is the director of the Trade and Investment Centre at the Canada West Foundation.Robyn Allan is an independent economist and was a qualified expert intervenor at the Trans Mountain Expansion Project review.
Sherri Torjman is vice-president of the Caledon Institute of Social Policy.Brian Giesbrecht is a retired judge and a senior fellow with Frontier Centre for Public Policy.
Denise Amyot is president and CEO of Colleges and Institutes Canada.George D. Carson is a clinical professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at the University of Saskatchewan.
Stuart Chambers, PhD, teaches a course on death and dying in the Interdisciplinary School of Health Sciences at the University of Ottawa. Dr. Nigel Rawson is a senior fellow at the Fraser Institute.
Elizabeth MeyerElizabeth J. Meyer is the associate dean of Teacher Education at the University of Colorado at Boulder.Alexis Wise, MBA, is a senior manager at MaRS Discovery District, where she works on impact investing strategies and health system innovation.
Mary Lewis is VP Research, Advocacy and Health Promotion, Heart & Stroke.Andrew Campbell is a dairy and crop farmer near London, Ont.
Osana Salvaterra is the Medical Officer of Health for the Peterborough Public Health.Tom WarshawskiDr. Tom Warshawski is chair of the Childhood Obesity Foundation and an associate clinical professor of pediatrics at the University of British Columbia.
Dylan Cohen is an indigenous former youth in care, a project co-ordinator for AgedOut.com in British Columbia.Jane Rooney is Canada’s Financial Literacy Leader, within the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada.
Kimberley Ens Manning is a principal of the Simone de Beauvoir Institute and associate professor of Political Science at Concordia University.Dr. Julie Temple Newhook is an instructor of Gender Studies and professional associate with the Faculty of Medicine at Memorial University.
Stephen Duckett is Director of the health program at Grattan Institute, an independent public policy think-tank based in Melbourne, Australia.Irvin Studin is editor-in-chief and publisher of Global Brief magazine, and president of the Institute for 21st Century Questions.
Dr. Wendy Ungar is a senior scientist at the Hospital for Sick Children and a professor in Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto.Dr. Avram Denburg is a staff oncologist at the Hospital for Sick Kids.
Sarah Watts-Rynard is CEO of Polytechnics Canada.Sandro Galea, MD, DrPH, is the Robert A Knox professor and dean of the Boston University School of Public Health.
Robert Balogh is an assistant professor at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Faculty of Health Sciences.Nick Falvo is a research associate at the Carleton University Centre for Community Innovation.
Jihan Abbas is an independent scholar, consultant and activist.Yona Lunsky is a professor at the University of Toronto Department of Psychiatry, and director of the Health Care Access Research and Developmental Disabilities Program at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health.
Laura Funk is an associate professor of Sociology at the University of Manitoba.Dylan MacKay, PhD, is a nutritional biochemist at the Richardson Centre for Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals in the Department of Human Nutritional Sciences at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg.
Robert Wager is a member of the biology department at Vancouver Island University.Jino Distasio is an associate professor of Geography at the University of Winnipeg and director of the Institute of Urban Studies.
Alan Katz is director of the Manitoba Centre for Health Policy.Jennifer Enns is a post-doctoral research fellow at the Manitoba Centre for Health Policy.
David Goa was the founding Director of the Chester Ronning Centre for the Study of Religion and Public Life, University of Alberta.William Watson teaches economics at McGill University.
Derrick RancourtDerrick Rancourt is a professor at the University of Calgary’s Cumming School of Medicine.Sasha ParvaniSasha Parvani is an analyst with the Fraser Institute.
Raisa Deber is a professor at the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto.Greg Marchildon is a professor in the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto.
Ed Hollett is a senior research fellow with the Atlantic Institute for Market Studies.Nav Persaud is a physician and associate scientist at St Michael’s Hospital and an assistant professor at the University of Toronto.
Helen Ries is a sibling caregiver, a community activist and an independent consultant.Nobina Robinson is chief executive officer of Polytechnics Canada.
Mary Lougheed is a certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) with the BFI Research Group of the Calgary Breastfeeding Matters Group Foundation.Cindy-Lee Dennis is a professor in the Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing and the Faculty of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, at the University of Toronto.
Dr. Margaret McGregor is a clinical associate professor and director of Community Geriatrics with the UBC Department of Family Practice.Paul Boucher is a critical care physician and teaches in the Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary.
Tom Flanagan is a senior fellow of the Fraser Institute and professor emeritus of political science at the University of Calgary.Dr. Lisa Ronald is a research associate of Community Geriatrics, UBC Family Practice, and a postdoctoral fellow with the UBC Faculty of Medicine.
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Amélie Quesnel-Vallée the Canada Research Chair on Policies and Health Inequalities at McGill University.Karen Daynard works in agricultural communications and lives near Guelph, Ont.
Vivian Tam is a final-year medical student at McMaster University and McMaster’s senior representative to the national Government Affairs and Advocacy Committee.Jacqueline Carverhill is a second-year medical student at the University of Saskatchewan and the chair of her Medical Students Association’s political advocacy branch.
Nicole F. Bernier is a researcher and writer on Canadian health and social policy.Wendell Cox is principal of Demographia and co-author of the annual housing affordability study.
Daniel Niven is an assistant professor in the Departments of Critical Care Medicine and Community Health Sciences in the Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary.Rob Roach is a senior economist with ATB Financial.
Kate Smolina is the director of the B.C. Observatory for Population and Public Health at the B.C. Centre for Disease Control.Kim Rutherford is a family physician and a clinical instructor at the Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia.
Tara Kiran is a researcher in the Department of Family and Community Medicine, St. Michael’s Hospital, University of Toronto.Bob Bartley and his family farm near Roland, Man., and grow genetically enhanced corn, canola and soybeans.
Ross McKitrickRoss McKitrick is a professor of economics at the University of Guelph.Dr. Murray McLaughlin is former executive director of Bioindustrial Innovation Canada and a former Saskatchewan deputy minister of agriculture.
Patrick Webber is an independent scholar and former research co-ordinator for New Brunswick’s New Democratic Party.Stephen Bornstein is director of the Centre for Applied Health Research and a professor at Memorial University.
Adalsteinn Brown is the director of the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation and the Dalla Lana Chair in Public Health Policy at the University of Toronto.Andrew Kavchak studied at Osgoode Hall Law School and was a federal civil servant before retiring last year.
John Oliffe is a Professor at the School of Nursing at the University of British Columbia.Britney Dennison is a research advisor at Men’s Health Research and is the deputy director of the Global Reporting Centre.
brian-ferguson75Brian Ferguson is a professor of economics at Guelph University.Byron Weber Becker teaches computer science at the University of Waterloo.
kim-perrotta75Kim Perrotta is the executive director of the Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment (CAPE).alex-crowther75Alexander Crowther, PhD, is the Senior Research Fellow for NATO/Europe and Cyber Studies at the Institute for National Strategic Studies.
Lorian-Hardcastle75Lorian Hardcastle is the Associate Director of the Centre for Health Law, Policy and Ethics at the University of Ottawa.von-Heyking-John75John von Heyking is a professor of political science at the University of Lethbridge.
Guicon-Juliet75Juliet Guichon is an assistant professor at the Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary.Bergen-Warren75Warren Bergen is President of Alberta-based AVAC Ltd.
Patrick-Fafard75Patrick Fafard is a member of the University of Ottawa’s Centre for Health Law, Policy and Ethics.Steven-Hoffman75Steven J. Hoffman is a member of the University of Ottawa’s Centre for Health Law, Policy and Ethics.
Carpay-John75Calgary lawyer John Carpay is president of the Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms.Kershaw_Paul75UBC professor Dr. Paul Kershaw is founder of Generation Squeeze.
Cross-Philip75[1]Philip Cross is former chief economic analyst for Statistics Canada.Phil Elder is Emeritus Professor of Environmental and Planning Law with the Faculty of Environmental Design at the University of Calgary.
Christensen,-Naomi75Naomi Christensen is a policy analyst with the Canada West Foundation.Speer-Sean75[1]Sean Speer is a Senior Fellow with the Macdonald-Laurier Institute.
Navarro-Genie-Marco75Marco Navarro-Genie is President and CEO of the Atlantic Institute for Market Studies.Conacher-Duff75Duff Conacher is the co-founder of Democracy Watch and a visiting professor at the University of Ottawa.
From-Derek-James75Derek James From is a lawyer with the Canadian Constitution Foundation.Barrie-Doreen75Doreen Barrie is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Political Science Department at the University of Calgary.
McLeod-Trevor75[1]Trevor McLeod is the director of the Centre for Natural Resources Policy at the Canada West Foundation.john-cranfield75John Cranfield is a professor in the Department of Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics (FARE) at the University of Guelph.
Deaton-Brady75Brady Deaton is a professor in the Department of Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics (FARE) at the University of Guelph.Gordon-Duval75Gordon DuVal is part-time professor at the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law.
Gaëlle Groux is a post-bachelor fellow with the Global Strategy Lab at the University of Ottawa’s Centre for Health Law, Policy and Ethics.Bosetti-Lynn75Lynn Bosetti is Professor of Education at UBC, Kelowna.
Anderson_Laura75Laura Anderson is a researcher at Wellesley Institute. Eggleton-Ar75tArt Eggleton is a Canadian senator and former mayor of Toronto and member of Parliament.
Raza_Danyaal75Dr. Danyaal Raza is a Family Physician at St. Michaels Hospital in Toronto.Justin Bedi, a trade expert who specializes in international monetary economics, holds a master’s degree in International Trade from the University of Saskatchewan’s Johnson-Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy.
Zachary-Rose75Zachary Rose is the Executive Director at the Ontario Undergraduate Student Alliance.Saman-Ahsan75Saman Ahsan is Executive Director of the Girls Action Foundation.
Myriam-Zaidi75 Myriam Zaidi is the Girls Action Foundation Communications Coordinator with the Girls Action Foundation.Donna-Kennedy-Glans75Donna Kennedy-Glans is a former member of the Alberta legislature.
Bill-Whitelaw75Bill Whitelaw is president and CEO at JuneWarren-Nickle’s Energy Group.Zwaagstra-Michael75Michael Zwaagstra is a research fellow with the Atlantic Institute for Market Studies.
Janet-Lane75Janet Lane is the director of the Centre for Human Capital Policy at the Canada West Foundation.Clare-Cupples75Claire Cupples, PhD, is a member of the Faculty of Science at Simon Fraser University.
Peter-Ruben75Peter Ruben, PhD, is a member of the Faculty of Science at Simon Fraser University.Hubert-Lau75Hubert Lau is president and CEO of BIXSco Inc.
Monica GattingerMonica Gattinger is Chair of the Positive Energy project and Director of the University of Ottawa’s Institute for Science, Society and Policy.Michael_Cleland75Michael Cleland is a Senior Fellow at the University of Ottawa.
Laurie-Mawlam75Laurie Mawlam is the Executive Director of Autism Canada.Pierre-Gerlier ForestPierre-Gerlier Forest is director of the School of Public Policy and Jack E. Palmer Chair in public policy at the University of Calgary.
Terry-Daynard-75Terry Daynard farms near Guelph, Ont., and is a former associate dean for research at the University of Guelph.Dean-Pelkey75Dean Pelkey is a Vancouver-based communications consultant.
Hazel-Stewart75Dr. Hazel Stewart is the Director of Oral Health Programs, Toronto Public Health.Alfons-Weersink75Alfons Weersink is a faculty member in the Department of Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics (FARE) at the University of Guelph.
Kouyoumdjian_Fiona75Fiona Kouyoumdjian is a postdoctoral fellow at the Centre for Research on Inner City Health at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto and a family physician at a provincial correctional facility in Hamilton, Ont.Catherine-Frazee75Catherine Frazee is a former member of the federal External Panel on Options for a Legislative Response to Carter vs. Canada and professor emerita, Ryerson University, School of Disability Studies.
Greg-Huyer75Gregory Huyer is a master’s student in the Health Systems program in the Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa.Deborah-Wilson75Deborah Wilson is senior vice-president at Edmonton-based BIXSco.
Dianne-Pothier75Dianne Pothier is professor emeritus, Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University. Her expertise includes constitutional and disability law.Coral-BlissTaylor75Coral Bliss Taylor is secretary of the Green Party of Alberta and in 2015 was the party’s candidate in Chestermere-Rockyview.
Patrick-Luciani75Patrick Luciani is senior fellow at the Atlantic Institute for Market Studies.Patrice-Dutil75Patrice Dutil is a professor in the Department of Politics and Public Administration at Ryerson University.
Lauren-Millar75Lauren Millar is a second-year law student at the University of Ottawa and Institute for Liberal Studies Fellow at the Canadian Constitution Foundation.Simon-Bennett75Dr Simon Bennett is Director of the Civil Safety and Security Unit (CSSU) at the University of Leicester in England.
friesen-milton75Milton Friesen is the program director of Social Cities at Cardus, a think tank dedicated to the renewal of North American social architecture.Stockland-Peter75Peter Stockland is a senior fellow with Cardus, and publisher of Convivium magazine.
Ray PenningsRay Pennings is the co-founder and executive vice-president of Cardus.Van-Pelt-Michael75Michael Van Pelt is President of Cardus, a Hamilton-based think tank.
Brian-Harskamp75Brian Harskamp is senior director, Philanthropy and Finance at Cardus.Gibson_Christine75Christine Gibson is a family physician in Calgary who has been involved in global health and medical education in Canada and overseas.
Sareen_Jitender75Jitender Sareen is a professor of psychiatry at the University of Manitoba and team leader of the Manitoba Population Mental Health Research Group.KATZ_Cara75Cara Katz is a junior researcher with the Manitoba Population Mental Health Research Group and a psychiatry resident at the University of Manitoba.
Dart_Allison75Allison B. Dart is an assistant professor in the Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, University of Manitoba.Chartier_Mariette75Mariette J. Chartier is an assistant professor in the Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba.
Shimmin_Carolyn75Carolyn Shimmin is a Knowledge Translation Coordinator with EvidenceNetwork.ca.Maslove_allan75Allan M. Maslove is a Distinguished Research Professor, School of Public Policy & Administration, Carleton University.
O'Grady-Kathleen75Kathleen O’Grady is a Research Associate at the Simone de Beauvoir Institute at Concordia University.Meili_Ryan75Ryan Meili is vice-chair of Canadian Doctors for Medicare, and founder of Upstream: Institute for A Healthy Society.
Ferguson-pell_Martin75Martin Ferguson-Pell, Ph.D., is Executive Director of Alberta Bone and Joint Health Institute.HERDER_matthew75Matthew Herder is an Associate Professor, Health Law Institute, Faculties of Medicine and Law, Dalhousie University.
Martin_Danielle75Dr. Danielle Martin is Vice-President at Women’s College Hospital.Wendy-Levinson75jpgDr. Wendy Levinson is chair of Choosing Wisely Canada and an expert advisor with EvidenceNetwork.ca.
Brian PostlBrian Postl is Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences and vice-provost, University of Manitoba.Alan-CasselsAlan Cassels is a pharmaceutical policy researcher at the University of Victoria.
Karen-Palmer75Karen Palmer is a health policy analyst and adjunct professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences at Simon Fraser University.Jacquie-Maund75Jacquie Maund is the Policy and Government Relations Lead for the Association of Ontario Health Centres.
Natalie-Riediger75Natalie Riediger is an assistant professor in the Departments of Community Health Sciences and Human Nutritional Sciences and at the Manitoba First Nations Centre for Aboriginal Health Research, University of Manitoba.Hwang_Stephen75Stephen Hwang is a practising physician in general internal medicine at St. Michael’s Hospital and a research scientist at the Centre for Research on Inner City Health in Toronto.
McGavock_Jon75Jon McGavock is an associate professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Manitoba.Chappell_Neena75Neena Chappell is a professor in the Institute on Aging and Lifelong Health and the Department of Sociology at the University of Victoria.
Hollander_Marcus75Marcus Hollander is a national health services and policy researcher and president, Hollander Analytical Services Ltd.Ivy-Lynn-Bourgeault75Ivy Lynn Bourgeault is a professor in the Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa.
Nicole Letourneau is a professor at the University of Calgary’s Owerko Centre focused on children’s neurodevelopment.Tough_Suzanne75Suzanne Tough is a professor at the University of Calgary’s Owerko Centre focused on children’s neurodevelopment.
Anand-Bery75Anand Bery is a contributor to EvidenceNetwork.ca and a medical student at the University of Toronto.Wynn-Peterson75Wynn Petersen is a contributor to EvidenceNetwork.ca and a medical student at the University of Toronto.
Green-Ken75Kenneth P. Green is senior director of natural resource studies with the Fraser Institute.Jackson-Taylor75</aTaylor Jackson is a Fraser Institute policy analyst.
Lammam-Charles75Charles Lammam is director of fiscal studies with the Fraser Institute.MacIntyre-Hugh75Hugh MacIntyre is a policy analyst with the Fraser Institute.
Bains-Ravina75[1]Ravina Bains is the associate director of the Centre for Aboriginal Policy Studies with the Fraser Institute.SARLO-Chris75Christopher A. Sarlo is a professor of economics at Nipissing University in North Bay.
Joel Wood is an assistant professor in the School of Business and Economics at Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops.Robert-Murphy75Robert P. Murphy is a senior fellow at the Fraser Institute.
Jason ClemensJason Clemens is Executive Vice President of the Fraser Institute.Joel-EmesJoel Emes is an economist with the Fraser Institute.
yanick_labrie75Yanick Labrie is a health economist and public policy consultant living in Montreal.Kristina-Lybecker75Kristina Acri is an associate professor of economics at Colorado College.
Desrochers-Pierre75Pierre Desrochers is a senior fellow with the Fraser Institute.Muscedere-John75John Muscedere is scientific director and CEO of Canadian Frailty Network (CFN), an interdisciplinary network dedicated to improving care of frail elderly Canadians.
Samir-Sinha75Samir Sinha is director of geriatrics at Sinai Health System and the University Health Network Hospitals in Toronto.Sarah-Pittman75Sarah Pittman is an intern at the Canada West Foundation, a public policy think tank focused on the four western provinces.
Howard-Anglin75Howard Anglin is the executive director of the Canadian Constitution Foundation.ALLISON-Derek75Derek Allison is a former professor in the faculty of Education at the University of Western Ontario.
Andrea-Mrozek75Andrea Mrozek is program director of Cardus Family.Alex-Whalen75Alex Whalen is a graduate of Dalhousie’s Schulich School of Law.
James-Hughes75James Hughes is a Senior Fellow at the J.W. McConnell Family Foundation. Vipond-Joe75Dr. Joe Vipond is an emergency physician in Calgary and a member of the Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment.
Finkel-Alvin75Dr. Alvin Finkel is a prolific Canadian historian, professor emeritus of Athabasca University.McMahon-Fred75Fred McMahon is a Fraser Institute resident fellow and holder of the Dr. Michael A. Walker Research Chair in Economic Freedom.
Nickel_Nathan75Nathan Nickel is a research scientist at the Manitoba Centre for Health Policy.michael-moffatt75Michael Moffatt is a paediatrician and a professor in Community Health Sciences and Paediatrics, and Child Health at the University of Manitoba.
Mcgrail_Kim75Kimberlyn McGrail is an Associate Professor in the School of Population and Public Health at UBC.Lavergne_Ruth75Ruth Lavergne is an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences at Simon Fraser University.
Cowley-Peter75Peter Cowley is director of School Performance Studies at the Fraser Institute.Bloch_Gary75Gary Bloch is a family physician with St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto.
John-Silver75John Silver is the executive director of Community Financial Counselling Services in Winnipeg.Adam-Houston75Adam R. Houston is a PhD student at the University of Ottawa working in the area of health law.
David-Sweanor75David Sweanor, JD, is a public health advocate and adjunct professor in the Centre for Health Law, Policy & Ethics at the University of Ottawa.Peter-Jon-Mitchell75Peter Jon Mitchell is senior researcher at Cardus.
Juurlink_David75David Juurlink is professor and head of the Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology at the University of Toronto.Tanishq-Suryavanshi75Tanishq Suryavanshi is research assistant with the Global Strategy Lab at the University of Ottawa’s Centre for Health Law, Policy and Ethics.
tara-gomes75Tara Gomes is an epidemiologist and Scientist at St. Michael’s Hospital and the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences. pepall-john75John T. Pepall is a writer on politics, law and history of Canada.
brown_rob75Robert L. Brown is a fellow with the Canadian Institute of Actuaries. have_john75John Have is a fellow of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries and president of Have Associates.
isidoros-karderinis75Isidoros Karderinis, born in Athens, is a novelist, poet and economist with postgraduate studies in the tourism economy.buckland-jerry75Jerry Buckland is a professor of International Development Studies at the University of Winnipeg.
martha-jackman75Martha Jackman is a professor of constitutional law and member of the Centre for Health Law Policy & Ethics at the University of Ottawa.sazid-hasan750Sazid Hasan is an analyst with the Fraser Institute.
mike-smit-75jpgMike Smit is an associate professor in the School of Information Management in the Faculty of Management at Dalhousie University.richter_tim75Tim Richter is the president and CEO of the Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness.
gruben-vanessa75Vanessa Gruben is an associate professor at the Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa and a member of the Centre for Health Law, Policy and Ethics.pamela-white75Pamela White is a specialist associate lecturer, Kent Law School, University of Kent, U.K.
vlad-dzavik75Dr. Vlad Dzavik is a cardiologist at the University Health Network.chetan-mehta75Dr. Chetan Mehta is a family doctor at the Queen West Community Health Centre.
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Loubna Belaid is a post-doctoral researcher at the CRCHUM and the school of public health at the University of Montreal.ridde_valery75Valery Ridde is an associate professor of global health in the Department of Social and Preventive Medicine and the Research Institute of the University of Montreal School of Public Health (IRSPUM).
daphne-gilbert75Daphne Gilbert is Professor, University of Ottawa Centre for Health Law, Policy & Ethics. van-pelt-deani75Deani Van Pelt is director of the Barbara Mitchell Centre for Improvement in Education at the Fraser Institute.
dr-nancy-markley75Dr. Nancy Markley is president and CEO of MPowrx Health and Wellness.doug-wagner75Douglas Wagner is the president of Saturn Power Inc., a Canadian owned renewable energy developer and power producer doing business internationally.
Murgatroyd-Stephen75Stephen Murgatroyd is a consultant in innovative business and education practices with a PHd in psychology.gilla-shapiro-75Gilla Shapiro is a McGill University doctoral student and Vanier Canada Graduate Scholar.
van-harten-gus75Gus Van Harten is a professor at Osgoode Hall Law School.fred_horne75Fred Horne is a health policy consultant and adjunct professor with the University of Alberta’s School of Public Health.
miljan-lydia75Lydia Miljan is a professor of political science at the University of Windsor and a senior fellow at the Fraser Institute. Taylor Jackson is a senior policy analyst at the Fraser Institute.howard_courtney75Courtney Howard is an emergency physician in Yellowknife and the climate-health lead board member for the Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment.
grignon_michel75Michel Grignon is an associate professor with the Departments of Economics and Health, Aging and Society at McMaster University.flood-colleen75Colleen M. Flood is a university research chair in Health Law and Policy and inaugural director of the Centre for Health Law, Policy and Ethics at the University of Ottawa.
thomas_bryan75Bryan Thomas is a research associate at the Centre for Health Law, Policy and Ethics at the University of Ottawa.Josef FilipowiczJosef Filipowicz is an analyst with the Fraser Institute.
talwar-rohit75Rohit Talwar is the CEO of Fast Future Research – a global research and consulting company.david-peters-75David Peters is professor and chair of the Department of International Health at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
ted-bruce75Ted Bruce served as chair of CIHR’s Institute of Population and Public Health.shauna-snow-capparelli75Former Los Angeles Times reporter Shauna Snow-Capparelli teaches media ethics and the impacts of journalism on society as an associate professor of journalism at Mount Royal University.
maurice-smith75Maurice Smith is technology editor at JWN Energy.eric-benyon75Eric Beynon is an expert on innovation, sustainability and transformative change.
charles-smith75Charles Smith is an associate professor of Political Studies at St. Thomas More College, University of Saskatchewan.paul-bennett75Paul Bennett, Ed.D., is director of Schoolhouse Consulting in Halifax.
gilchrist-emma75Emma Gilchristwas executive director of DeSmog.ca, an online magazine focused on energy and the environment.eric-swanson75Eric Swanson is the executive director of Generation Squeeze, an advocacy group for younger Canadians.
Kenneth Rockwood is a geriatrician in Halifax, N.S., and a researcher with Canadian Frailty Network (CFN).Marni Brownell, PhD, is a professor in the Department of Community Health Sciences at the University of Manitoba.
Michelle Kho is an assistant professor in the School of Rehabilitation Science at McMaster University, physiotherapist at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton, and Network Investigator with Canadian Frailty Network.Julie Mellor-Trupp and her family live near Toronto.
Stephanie Dunn is a research associate in the health policy division at The School of Public Policy at the University of Calgary.Dr. Jennifer Zwicker is a director of health policy at The School of Public Policy and assistant professor in the Department of Kinesiology at the University of Calgary.
Dr. P.G. Forest is the director of the School of Public Policy at the University of Calgary.Ruth Ramsden-Wood is former CEO United Way of Calgary and Area and a current board member of the Institute for Canadian Citizenship.
Fiona MacDonaldFiona MacDonald is an associate professor with the Department of Political Science, University of the Fraser Valley.Karine LevasseurKarine Levasseur is associate professor, Department of Political Studies, University of Manitoba.
Arjumand Siddiqi is an associate professor at the University of Toronto’s Dalla Lana School of Public Health and Canada Research Chair in Population Health Equity.Odmaa Sod-Erdene is a research analyst at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health.
Kevin Lam is a medical student at McMaster University.Jean Wang is a medical student at the University of Ottawa.
John Grant is an associate professor in the Department of Political Science at King’s University College, Western University.Brennan Sorge is a research intern at the Fraser Institute.
Evelyn ForgetProfessor Evelyn Forget is a health economist at the University of Manitoba.Paul DriessenPaul Driessen is senior policy analyst for the Committee For A Constructive Tomorrow (CFACT) and Congress of Racial Equality (CORE).
Gabor CsepregiGabor Csepregi is professor of philosophy at the Université de Saint-Boniface.John de HaasJohn de Haas, who rose to the rank of inspector with the Vancouver Police Department over the course of his 40-year career.
Noah IversNoah Ivers is a family physician at Women’s College Hospital and an assistant professor at the University of Toronto.Deborah Parkes is professor and chair in Feminist Legal Studies at the Peter A. Allard School of Law, University of British Columbia.
Jamie Liew is an associate professor at the University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law.Dionne GesinkDionne Gesink is an associate professor with the Dalla Lana School of Public Health and leads a research program focused on sexual health.
Y.Y. Brandon ChenY.Y. Brandon Chen is an assistant professor at the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law.Emily SetoEmily Seto is an assistant professor and lead for Health Informatics at the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto’s Dalla Lana School of Public Health.
Sen. Jane Cordy is vice-chair of the Human Rights Committee and is also a member of the Energy Committee and the Foreign Affairs and International Trade Committee.Diane BellemareDiane Bellemare, PhD, is a non-affiliated senator of Quebec.
George HeckmanDr. George Heckman is the Schlegel Research Chair in Geriatric Medicine and an associate professor at the University of Waterloo.Paul HerbertDr. Paul Hébert is a senior scientist at the Centre de recherche du Centre hospitalier de l’Université de Montreal.
Rachel McKayRachel McKay is a post-doctoral fellow with the McGill Observatory on Health and Social Services Reforms at McGill University.Sheilla Jones is a Winnipeg author and senior fellow with the Frontier Centre for Public Policy.
Amy Ma is the co-chair of the family adviser forum at the Montreal Children’s Hospital and patient adviser to Choosing Wisely Canada.Dr. Susan Sutherland is the chief of dentistry at Sunnybrook Health Sciences in Toronto and president of the Canadian Association of Hospital Dentists.
Dr. Andrew Pipe is a professor in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Ottawa and chair of the Heart & Stroke board of directors.robert-price75Robert Price is a communications and professional writing instructor at the University of Toronto.
Shari GraydonShari Graydon is the founder and catalyst of Informed Opinions, a national non-profit working to amplify women’s voices to enhance Canadian democracy.Randy BoldtRandy Boldt is an immigration consultant and research associate for the Frontier Centre for Public Policy.
Bruce Dowbiggin's career includes successful stints in television, radio and print. A two-time winner of the Gemini Award as Canada’s top television sports broadcaster.Nicole Bernier was a research professor in public health policy at the Université de Montréal before joining the Institute for Research on Public Policy.
Lauryn OatesDr. Lauryn Oates is executive director of Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan.

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