Brain Canada FR

Board of Directors

An independent Board of Directors with
distinguished members drawn from the business,
science, and academic communities.

Directors

  • The Honourable W. David Angus, Q.C., Ad.E..
    Former Member of Senate of Canada
    (Montreal)
  • Glen B. Baker, Ph.D.
    Professor Emeritus
    Department of Psychiatry
    University of Alberta
    (Edmonton)
  • Wayne E. Bossert
    Chair, Audit, Finance Investment and Risk Management Committee
    Deputy Chairman and Global Head of Ultra High Net Worth Clients and Canadian Private Banking
    RBC Wealth Management
    (Toronto)
  • Vincent Castellucci, Ph.D
    Professor Emeritus
    Faculty of Medicine
    Université de Montréal
    (Montreal)
  • Max S. Cynader, C.M., O.B.C., Ph.D, FRSC, FCAHS
    Professor, Dept. of Ophthalmology
    Founding Director, Brain Research Centre and Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health
    University of British Columbia
    (Vancouver)
  • Rupert Duchesne
    (Toronto)
  • Celeste Haldane, LL.M.
    Chief Commissioner
    BC Treaty Commission
    (Vancouver)
  • Inez Jabalpurwala
    President and CEO
    Brain Canada Foundation
    (Montreal)
  • Robert Mark Krembil
    President
    Krembil Foundation
    (Toronto)
  • Lawrence M. Tanenbaum, O.C.
    Chairman and CEO
    Kilmer Van Nostrand Co. Ltd.
    Chairman, Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Ltd.
    (Toronto)
  • Franco J. Vaccarino, Ph.D
    Chair, Research Policy Committee
    President and Vice-Chancellor
    University of Guelph
    (Guelph)
  • Catherine Zahn, C.M., M.D., F.R.C.P.(C), M.H.Sc
    Chair, Governance, Nominating and Ethics Committee
    President and CEO
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
    (Toronto)

Honourary Members

  • Albert J. Aguayo, O.C., M.D., FRSC
    Emeritus Professor, and Former Director
    Centre for Research in Neuroscience, McGill University
    Montreal General Hospital Research Institute
    (Montreal)
  • Rick Hansen, C.C., O.B.C
    President and CEO
    Rick Hansen Man in Motion Foundation
    and Rick Hansen Institute
    (Vancouver)
  • Ronald N. Mannix, O.C.
    Chairman
    Coril Holdings
    (Calgary)
  • Heather Munroe-Blum, O.C., Ph.D, FRSC,
    Former Principal and Vice-Chancellor
    McGill University
    (Montreal)
  • J. Robert S. Prichard, O.C., O.Ont, Ph.D (Hon.), LL.D
    Chair
    Metrolinx Corporation; Chairman, Torys LLP
    President Emeritus
    University of Toronto
    (Toronto)
  • Richard B. Stein, Ph.D
    Professor Emeritus of Physiology
    and Neuroscience
    Centre for Neuroscience
    University of Alberta
    (Edmonton)
  • Allan R. Taylor, O.C., LL.D
    Retired Chairman and CEO
    Royal Bank of Canada
    (Toronto)
  • Dave Williams, M.D.
    Canadian Astronaut
    President and CEO
    Southlake Regional Health Centre
    (Newmarket)