Former Board Members

AllerGen thanks all those who have served previously on its Board of Directors, for their valuable contributions.

Former Board Chairs

Howard Bergman

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Howard Bergman, MD, FCFP, FRCPC


Chair, Dept. of Family Medicine; Professor of Family Medicine, Medicine and Oncology; the Dr. Joseph Kaufmann Professor of Geriatric Medicine, McGill University

Service as Chair: 2012-2016


Service as Board Member: 2010-2016


Graham Scott


scott-200Mr. Graham Scott


President, Graham Scott Strategies Inc.

Service as Chair: 2007-2012


Service as Board Member: 2006-2007


Lynton R. Wilson


lyttonMr. Lynton R. Wilson


Retired Chairman of BCE Inc. and of CAE Inc.

Service as Chair: 2005-2007

Former Board Vice-Chairs

Mark Bisby


Mark-BisbyMark Bisby, DPhil


Independent Consultant; Advisor, Canadian Health Services Research Foundation (CHSRF) and Brain Canada (Ottawa, ON)


Service as Vice-Chair: 2013-2016


Service as Board Member: 2008-2016


Claude Roy


Claude_RoyDr. Claude Roy (deceased)


Gastroenterologist and Professor Emeritus, Hôpital Ste-Justine

Service as Vice-Chair: 2009-2012


Service as Board Member: 2005-2009

Fondly remembering Dr. Claude Roy

Former Board Members

Tony Bai


Tony_BaiDr. Tony Bai


Professor, Medicine, The University of British Columbia

Service as Board Member: 2007-2009

Douglas Barber


barberDouglas Barber


Distinguished Professor in Residence, McMaster University

Service as Board Member: 2005-2014


Read the reAction story on Dr. Barber’s retirement from the Board


John Bienenstock


bienenstock2010Dr. John Bienenstock


Professor, Medicine and Pathology and Molecular Medicine, McMaster University

Service as Board Member: 2006-2007

Kazimierz Borkowski


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Former Vice-President, Medical Affairs, AstraZeneca Canada Inc.

Service as Board Member: 2005-2008

Christopher Carlsten


Chris_CarlstenChristopher Carlsten, MD, MPH


Associate Professor of Medicine, AstraZeneca Chair and Canada Research Chair in Occupational and Environmental Lung Disease, The University of British Columbia

Service as Board Member: 2016-2017


Glenna Carr


Glenna Carr, ICD.D


President and CEO, Carr-Gordon Ltd.

Service as Board Member: 2012-2015

Zave Chad


chadDr. Zave Chad


Consultant

Service as Board Member: 2005-2012

Deborah Danoff


danoffDeborah Danoff, MD, FRCP(C), FACP


Adjunct Faculty, University of Ottawa and McGill University

Service as Board Member: 2007-2016

Gail Gavreau


GailGauvreauDr. Gail Gavreau


Associate Professor, Medicine, McMaster University

Service as Board Member: 2008-2010

Peter George


Peter-GeorgeDr. Peter George


Former President, McMaster University

Service as Board Member: 2005-2010

John Gordon


12-GordonDr. John Gordon


Professor, Medicine, University of Saskatchewan

Service as Board Member: 2011-2013

Richard Hegele


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Associate Professor, University of British Columbia

Service as Board Member: 2012-2013

Chaviva Hošek


ChavivaDr. Chaviva Hošek


Professor, School of Public Policy and Governance, University of Toronto

Service as Board Member: 2005-2009

Tom Hudson


profile_tom_hudsonDr. Tom Hudson


President & Scientific Director, Ontario Institute for Cancer Research

Service as Board Member: 2010-2012

Gloria Jordana


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Late Scientific Director, AstraZeneca Canada

Service as Board Member: 2008-2009

Thomas Kierans


thomas-kieransThomas Kierans


Chairman of the Board/Director, Xylitol Canada Inc

Service as Board Member: 2007-2009

Eric Leith


Eric-LeithDr. Eric Leith


Specialist, Cleveland Clinic Canada

Service as Board Member: 2005-2012

Paul Lucas


lucasPaul Lucas


Chairman, Life Sciences Ontario

Service as Board Member: 2010-2013

Mark Lundie


Mark LundieMark Lundie, PhD


Director, Medical Affairs, Rare Diseases, Pfizer Canada Inc.

Service as Board Member: 2014-2016

Janice MacKinnon


MacKinnon_100x150Dr. Janice MacKinnon


Professor, School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan

Service as Board Member: 2010-2012

John MacNaughton


john-macnaughtonMr. John MacNaughton (deceased)


Late former Chair, Comprehensive Care International

Service as Board Member: 2005-2006

Kelly McNagny


12-McNagnyDr. Kelly McNagny


Professor, Medical Genetics, The University of British Columbia

Service as Board Member: 2010-2012

Redwan Moqbel


Dr.MoqbelDr. Redwan Moqbel (deceased)


Late Professor and Director, Pulmonary Research Group, University of Alberta

Service as Board Member: 2005-2006


Read AllerGen’s acknowledgement of Dr. Moqbel’s passing


Simon Pimstone


Simon_PimstoneDr. Simon Pimstone


President and CEO, Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Service as Board Member: 2005-2006

Bernard Prigent


prigent_bernardDr. Bernard Prigent


Former Vice President & Medical Director, Pfizer Canada Inc.

Service as Board Member: 2012-2013

Terry Sullivan


Terry-Sullivan1Dr. Terry Sullivan


Chair, Board of Public Health Ontario

Service as Board Member: 2005-2006

Aubrey Tingle


Dr.-Aubrey-Tingle-200x300Dr. Aubrey Tingle


Professor Emeritus, Department of Pediatrics, The University of British Columbia

Service as Board Member: 2005-2009

Frank Viti


vitiFrank Viti


President and CEO, Autism Speaks Canada

Service as Board Member: 2006-2009

Harissios Vliagoftis


harissios-vliagoftisHarissios Vliagoftis


Professor and Director, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta

Service as Board Member: 2015-2016

Former Board Observers

Diane Allan


DAllanDiane Allan


Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) Program Officer

Service as Board Observer: 2005-2007

Danielle Arsenault


arsenaultDanielle Arsenault


Former Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) Program Officer

Service as Board Observer: 2007-2008

Lisa Drouillard


DrouillardLisa Drouillard


Former Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) Program Officer

Service as Board Observer: 2011-2014

Tia Moffat


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Former Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) Program Officer

Service as Board Observer: 2008-2011

Jennifer Protudjer


25-ProtudjerJennifer Protudjer


Former President, ASNPN

Service as Board Observer: 2009-2012

Lianne Soller


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Former President, ASNPN

Service as Board Observer: 2012-2015

Wendy Street


Wendy_StreetWendy Street


Senior Program Manager, NCE Secretariat

Service as Board Observer: 2014-2016