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SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY COUNCIL

We look to the best experts to inform our care guidelines for patients and care providers. Our Scientific Advisory Council (SAC) is made up of experts in Osteoporosis and Bone Metabolism and is a volunteer membership. Comprised of clinicians, researchers and educators, the SAC advises Osteoporosis Canada’s board and staff on scientific and medical issues.

Scientific Advisory Council

Stephanie Atkinson, PhD, RD

McMaster University

Maureen Ashe, PhD, PT

University of British Columbia

Marie-Claude Audet, MD, FRCPC

Université Laval

Zahra Bardai BSc, MD, CCFP, MHSc, FCFP

University of Toronto

Lauren Beaupre, PT, PhD

University of Alberta

Emma Billington, MD, FRCPC

University of Calgary

Robert Bleakney, MD, FRCPC

University of Toronto

Earl Bogoch, MD, FRCSC

University of Toronto

Jacques Brown, MD, FRCPC

Université Laval

Steven Burrell, MD, FRCPC

Dalhousie University

Debra Butt, MSc, MD, CCFP

University of Toronto

Anna Byszewski, MD, MEd, FRCP(C)

University of Ottawa

Suzanne Cadarette, PhD

University of Toronto

Teri Charrois, BScPharm, MSc

University of Alberta

Angela Cheung, MD, PhD, FRCPC

University of Toronto

Philip D. Chilibeck, Ph.D.

University of Saskatchewan

Kristin Clemens, MD, MSc, FRCPC

Western University

B. Catharine (Cathy) Craven, BA, MD, FRCPC, MSc, CCD

University of Toronto

Dr. T. Cuddy, BSc, MD, CCFP, Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine

McMaster Department of Family Medicine

Michael Davidson, MD

University of Manitoba

Christine M. Derzko, MD, FRCS

University of Toronto

Larry Dian, MD, FRCPC

University of British Columbia

Sid Feldman, MD, CCFP, FCFP

University of Toronto

Julio Fernandes, MD, MSc, PhD, MBA, FRCSC

Université de Montréal

Heather Frame, MD, CCFP

Winnipeg, Manitoba

Lisa-Ann Fraser, MD, MSc, ABIM, FRCPC

University of Western Ontario

Claudia Gagnon, MD FRCPC

Université Laval

Natasha K Gakhal, MD, FRCPC, MSc

University of British Columbia

Lora Giangregorio, PhD

University of Waterloo

Jenna Gibbs, PhD

McGill University

Sabrina Gill, MD, MPH, FRCPC

University of British Columbia

David Goltzman, MD, FRCPC

McGill University

Shelly Hagen, B.S.H.Ec, RD, NCMP

Edmonton, Alberta

Ian Hammond, MD, FRCPC, FACR, FCAR

David A. Hanley, MD, FRCPC

University of Calgary

Sian Iles, MD, FRCPC

Dalhousie University

George Ioannidis, PhD

McMaster University

Susan Jaglal, PhD

University of Toronto

Robert G. Josefchak, MD, FRCSC

McMaster University

Robert Josse, MD, FRCP, FRCPC, FACP, FACE

University of Toronto

Angela Juby, MBChB, LRCP, LRCS, LRCPS, Dip. COE

University of Alberta

Stephanie Kaiser, MD, FRCPC QEII

Health Sciences Centre

David Kendler, MD, FRCPC, CCD

University of British Columbia

Aliya Khan, MD, FRCPC, FACP

McMaster University

Tayyab Khan, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor of Medicine

Western University

Sandra Kim, MD, FRCPC Chair

Scientific Advisory Council University of Toronto

Panagiota Klentrou, PhD

Brock University

Adrian Lau, MD, MScCH, FRCPC

University of Toronto

Arthur N Lau, MD, MSc, FRCP(C)

McMaster University

William D. Leslie, MD, FRCPC

University of Manitoba

Fabrice Mac-Way, MD, FRCPC

Université Laval

Sharon Marr, MD, FRCPC Med

McMaster University

Caitlin McArthur, PhD MScPT

McMaster University

Heather McDonald-Blumer, MD, FRCPC

University of Toronto

Laetitia Michou, MD, PhD

Laval University

Suzanne Morin, MD, MSc, Past Chair

Scientific Advisory Council McGill University

Lynn Nash, MD, CCFP, FCFP

McMaster University

Ahmed Negm, MD, MSc, PhD

University of Alberta

Wojciech P. Olszynski, MD, PhD, FRCPC, CCD

University of Saskatchewan

Alexandra Papaioannou, MD, MSc, FRCPC

McMaster University

Irene Polidoulis, MD, CCFP, FCFP

University of Toronto

Linda Probyn MD, FRCPC

University of Toronto

Carla Purcell, RN, BScN, CMSN(C)

Nova Scotia Health Authority

Rowena Ridout, MD, MSc, FRCPC Vice Chair

University of Toronto

Joanna Sale, PhD

St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto

Prism Schneider, MD, PhD, FRCSC

University of Calgary

Sonia Singh, MD, MHSc

Vancouver, BC

Louis-Georges Ste-Marie, MD, FRCPC

Université de Montréal

Dr. Jenny Thain, BMed Sci, BM BS, MRCP

Western University

Diane Thériault, MD, FRCPC

Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Liane Tile, MD, FRCPC M Ed

University of Toronto

Hassan Vatanparast, MD, PhD

University of Saskatchewan

Wendy E. Ward, BASc, MSc, PhD

Brock University

Sarah Ward, MSc, MD, FRCSC

University of Toronto (St. Michael’s Hospital)

Susan Whiting, PhD

University of Saskatchewan

Andy Kin On Wong, PhD

University of Toronto

Carrie Ye, MD, FRCPC

University of Alberta

Nese Yuksel, Pharm.D

University of Alberta

Miranda Boggild, MD, MScCH, FRCPC

University of Toronto

Geneviève Mailhot, PhD, RD

Université de Montréal

Josée Villeneuve Md- FRCPC

Université Laval

SAC Newsletter

The SAC Link is a quarterly newsletter for members of Osteoporosis Canada’s Scientific Advisory Council. It includes Osteoporosis Canada news, updates from committees and member news.

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