HostSeq Governance

HostSeq Implementation Committee Membership

Naveed Aziz (Chair)
Chief Administrative Officer & Chief Scientific Officer


Steven Jones
(Chair, Data Storage & Sharing Sub-committee)
Head, Bioinformatics

BC Cancer Agency

Bartha Knoppers
Director, Centre of Genomics and Policy

Faculty of Medicine, McGill University

Mark Lathrop
Canada Research Chair in Medical Genomics 

McGill University

Stephen Scherer
Director, The Centre for Applied Genomics and McLaughlin Centre

The Hospital for Sick Children and University of Toronto

Lisa Strug
(Chair, Genetic Epidemiology Sub-committee)
Senior Scientist, Genetics & Genome Biology
Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) in Genome Data Sciences
The Hospital for Sick Children

Stuart Turvey
(Chair, Study Recruitment Sub-committee)

Canada Research Chair in Pediatric Precision Health
BC Children Hospital

HostSeq Study Recruitment Sub-Committee
Stuart Turvey (Chair)
Laura Arbour (University of British Columbia)
Naveed Aziz (CGEn)
Francois Bernier (University of Calgary)
Catherine Biggs (University of British Columbia)
Bridget Fernandez (Memorial University)
Peter Kannu (University of Alberta)
David Kelvin (Dalhousie University)
Anita Palepu (University of British Columbia)
Brent Richard (McGill University)
Alan Rosenberg (University of Saskatoon)
Stephen Sanche (University of Saskatoon)
Don Vinh (McGill University)

HostSeq Data Storage & Sharing Sub-Committee
Steven Jones (Chair)
Inanc Birol (University of British Columbia)
Guillaume Bourque (McGill University)
Lisa Strug (Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto)
Joe Whitney (Hospital for Sick Children)

HostSeq Data Genetic Epidemiology Sub-Committee
Lisa Strug (Chair)
Jennifer Brookes (Canadian Statistical Sciences Institute, Ontario)
Shelley Bull (Canadian Statistical Sciences Institute, Ontario)
Lloyd Elliott (Simon Fraser University)
France Gagnon, (Dalla Lana School of Public Health)
Celia Greenwood (McGill University)
Rayjean Hung (Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute)
Jerry Lawless (University of Waterloo)
Andrew Paterson (Hospital for Sick Children)
Lei Sun (University of Toronto)