2018 Scholar review panel members

We recruit reviewers who are subject matter experts in areas that directly align with the applications we’ve received. These reviewers are selected for their research excellence, breadth of knowledge, and maturity of judgment.


Biomedical

Dr. Lara Boyd
Chair
Associate Professor
Department of Physical Therapy
University of British Columbia
Dr. Leigh Anne Swayne
Scientific Officer
Associate Professor
Division of Medical Sciences
University of Victoria
Dr. Martha Brown Associate Professor
Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology
University of Toronto
Dr. Hector Caruncho Professor
Division of Medical Sciences
University of Victoria
Dr. Gordon Chan Associate Professor
Department of Oncology
University of Alberta
Dr. Prashen Chelikani Professor
Department of Oral Biology
University of Manitoba
Dr. Art Cherkasov Professor
Department of Urologic Sciences
University of British Columbia
Dr. Julian Lum Associate Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology
University of Victoria

 

Clinical

Dr. Keith Walley
Chair
Professor
Department of Medicine
University of British Columbia
Dr. Glen Foster
Scientific Officer
Assistant Professor
School of Exercise Sciences
University of British Columbia
Dr. Eve Aymong Clinical Associate Professor
Division of Cardiology
University of British Columbia
Dr. Heather Bray Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Radiology
University of British Columbia
Dr. Mauricio Garcia-Barrera Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
University of Victoria
Dr. Dominik Mertz Associate Professor
Division of Infectious Diseases
McMaster University

 

Health Services Research

Dr. Steve Morgan
Chair
Professor
School of Population and Public Health
University of British Columbia
Dr. Mark Harrison
Scientific Officer
Assistant Professor
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
University of British Columbia
Dr. Malcolm Doupe Associate Professor
Rady Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Manitoba
Dr. KS Joseph Professor
Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
University of British Columbia
Dr. Elizabeth Lin Associate Professor
Department of Psychiatry
University of Toronto
Dr. Deborah Marshall Associate Professor
Department of Community Health Sciences
University of Calgary
Dr. Maria Mathews Professor
Division of Community Health and Humanities
Memorial University Of Newfoundland

 

Population Health

Dr. Joan Wharf-Higgins
Chair
Professor
School of Exercise, Physical & Health Education
University of Victoria
Dr. Nathan Lachowsky
Scientific Officer
Assistant Professor
School of Public Health and Social Policy
University of Victoria
Dr. Margaret Penning Professor
Department of Sociology
University of Victoria
Dr. Frank Plummer Professor
Department of Medical Microbiology
University of Manitoa
Dr. Lynne Robinson Associate Professor
School of Health and Human Performance
Dalhousie University
Dr. Eric Roth Professor
Department of Anthropology
University of Victoria
Dr. Saverio Stranges Professor
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
University of Western Ontario
Dr. Charlotte Waddell Professor
Faculty of Health Sciences
Simon Fraser University


Resources for 2018 Scholar panel members (PDF)

Information for applicants can be found on the 2018 Scholar competition page.

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