Three appointed to MSFHR Board of Directors

28 September 2012

The Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research is pleased to announce the appointment of three new members of the MSFHR Board of Directors.

Joining the board are Robin Ciceri (president, Research Universities’ Council of British Columbia), Jack Falk (former vice-president, finance and administration, University of Victoria), and Steven Kinsey (vice-president, Canada West operations, Cisco Canada). The incoming board members bring with them a wealth of experience across the research, academic, and business sectors.

The new board members’ appointments were approved Sept. 14 at the MSFHR annual general meeting.

Also appointed to an advisory position was Dr. Erica Frank, who will serve as chair of the Research Advisory Council (RAC) and an ex-officio member of the board.

MSFHR thanks retiring board members Dr. Bruce Clayman and Dr. Paul Terry and retiring RAC chair Dr. Bruce Verchere for their service to the Foundation.