Category: In Memoriam

AllerGen NCE extends its deepest condolences to the families, friends and colleagues of the victims of the Ukraine International Airlines Flight PS752 crash, which occurred on January 8, 2020, in Tehran, Iran. Two valued contributors to the AllerGen network were …

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It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of an AllerGen supporter and friend, Mr. Donald Green, on Monday, February 18, 2019. Mr. Green was a member of AllerGen’s Board of Directors and Chair of its Budget and …

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Dr. Frances Silverman, Associate Professor Emeritus, University of Toronto, and world-renowned expert on the health effects of air pollutants and the role they play in the development of inflammation, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at her home …

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With profound sadness, we confirm that Michelle Harkness, AllerGen’s Manager, Highly Qualified Personnel (HQP) Training and Events, and a longtime colleague and friend, passed away on August 22, 2017, following a brief illness. Michelle managed AllerGen’s HQP program with passion …

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Dr. Claude Roy, a pioneer in the field of pediatric gastroenterology, and a former Vice-Chairman of AllerGen NCE’s Board of Directors and mentor to Network leaders, passed away on July 2, 2015, at Cedars Cancer Centre (McGill University Health Centre) in …

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Dr. Redwan Moqbel, an internationally renowned authority on the pathophysiology of asthma, passed away on October 9, 2013, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, after a protracted battle with cancer. Dr. Moqbel, a longtime AllerGen NCE friend and colleague, was best known for …

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