Research Leadership Council

The Research Leadership Council was established to help make and implement decisions for the research community.

Chair:

Dr. Wyeth Wasserman
Executive Director and Investigator, BC Children's Hospital Research Institute

Associate Dean, Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia (UBC) 
Senior Scientist, Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
Professor, Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia 

Members:

Dr. Mark Ansermino
Investigator, BC Children's Hospital
Senior Associate Clinician Scientist and Director of Research for Pediatric Anesthesia, BC Children's Hospital
Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesia, University of British Columbia 

Dr. Quynh Doan
Investigator, BC Children's Hospital 
Pediatric Emergency Physician, BC Children's Hospital 
Assistant Professor, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia

Dr. Michael Kobor
Investigator, BC Children's Hospital
Research Theme Lead, Healthy Starts
Senior Scientist, Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
Investigator, BC Children's Hospital
Professor, Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia 
Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Social Epigenetics

Dr. Megan Levings
Investigator, BC Children's Hospital
Research Theme Lead, Childhood Diseases
Professor, Department of Surgery, University of British Columbia

Dr. Kishore Mulpuri
Investigator, BC Children's Hospital
Research Theme Co-Lead, Evidence to Innovation 
Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Orthopedics, Department of Orthopedics, University of British Columbia

Dr. Catherine Pallen
Investigator, BC Children's Hospital
Professor, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia
Associate Member, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of British Columbia

Dr. Ian Pike 
Investigator, BC Children's Hospital
Research Theme Co-Lead, Evidence to Innovation
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia
Director, BC Injury Research and Prevention Unit
Co-Executive Director, The Community Against Preventable Injuries
Principal Investigator, CIHR Team in Child and Youth Injury Prevention
AUTO21 Network Researcher

Dr. Evelyn Stewart
Investigator, BC Children's Hospital
Research Theme Co-Lead, The M.I.N.D.
Associate Professor, Division of Clinical & Behavioural Neurosciences, Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia
Medical Director, Pediatric OCD Program (POP) and Consultant Psychiatrist
Lecturer, Harvard Medical School
Non-Clinical Consultant, Massachusetts General Hospital

Dr. Stuart Turvey
Investigator and Director, Clinical Research, BC Children's Hospital Research Institute
Aubrey J. Tingle Professor of Pediatric Immunology
Associate Professor, Division of Infectious and Immunological Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia

Dr. Bruce Verchere
Investigator and Lead, Canucks for Kids Fund Childhood Diabetes Laboratories, BC Children's Hospital
Irving K Barber Chair in Diabetes Research
Professor, Department of Surgery, and Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, University of British Columbia

Dr. Jill Zwicker
Investigator, BC Children's Hospital
Assistant Professor, Department of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy, University of British Columbia
Associate Member, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Developmental Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia
Clinician Scientist, Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children  
Associate Investigator, Kids Brain Health Network