Scientific Advisory Board

Abdallah Daar (Canada/Tanzania/Oman)

Chief Science and Ethics Officer, Grand Challenges Canada (Chair of Scientific Advisory Board)

Jane Aubin (Canada)

Chief Scientific Officer/Vice-President of Research, Canadian Institutes of Health Research

Lorne Babiuk (Canada)

Vice-President, University of Alberta, Grand Challenge in Global Health Initiative Grantee

Sir John Bell (United Kingdom)

Regius Professor of Medicine, University of Oxford

Michel G. Bergeron (Canada)

Professor, Founder and Director of the Centre de Recherche en Infectiologie (CRI) of Université Laval, Québec City

Timothy F. Brewer (Canada)

Director, Global Health Programs, McGill University

Jane Cardosa (Malaysia)

Former Director, Institute of Health and Community Medicine, Universiti Malaysia

Michael Clarke (Canada)

Director of Research on Health Equity and Information Communications, International Development Research Centre

Christine Debouck (United States)

Former Sr. VP, Genetics Research, GlaxoSmithKline

Tim Draimin (Canada)

Executive Director of Social Innovation Generation

Nirmal K. Ganguly (India)

Past Director, Indian Council of Medical Research

Kevin Kain (Canada)

Director, Centre for Tropical Medicine, Toronto General Hospital and Director of Sandra A. Rotman Laboratories, Sandra Rotman Centre

Kiyoshi Kurokawa (Japan)

Former Science Advisor to the Cabinet of Japan

Mwele Ntuli Malecela (Tanzania)

Acting Director General, National Institute for Medical Research, Tanzania

Anita McGahan (Canada)

Associate Dean of Research, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto

Hassan Mshinda (Tanzania)

Director General of the Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology (COSTECH)

Frank Plummer (Canada)

Professor of Medicine and Medical Microbiology, University of Manitoba

Kishor M. Wasan (Canada)

Professor & Distinguished University Scholar, University of British Columbia

Yongyuth Yuthavong (Thailand)

Former Minister of Science and Technology, Thailand