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Committees 2019-2020

Annual Conference 2020

Core Committee

Dr. Guylaine Ferland – CNS President (Université de Montréal)
Dr. Alison Duncan - Chair / CNS President-Elect (University of Guelph)
Dr. Jim House - CNS Past-President (University of Manitoba)
Ms. Mei Tom – Clinical Rep (Alberta Health Services)
Dr. René Jacobs - Local Co-Chair (University of Alberta)
Dr. Caroline Richard – Local Co-Chair (University of Alberta)
Dr. Melissa Fernandez - Student Rep (University of Alberta)
Andrea Grantham – CNS Executive Director
Cara Curtis – CNS Conference Co-ordinator


Canadian Malnutrition Task Force

Leah Gramlich  MD, FRCPC - Co-Chair
Roseann Nasser  MSc, RD, CNSC - Co-Chair
Andrea Grantham - CNS Executive Director
Johane Allard MD, FRCPC
Carlota Basualdo-Hammond RD, MSc, MPH
Paule Bernier PDt, MSc
Kim BrunetWood MSc, RD
Diala Chayab RD
Donald R. Duerksen MD, FRCPC
Jessie Hulst, MD, PhD
Khursheed Jeejeebhoy MB, PhD, MRCP, FRCPC
Heather Keller RD, PhD, FDC
Manon Laporte PDt, MSc, CNSC
Celia Laur PhD
Janice Sorensen PhD, RD - (Ex-officio)

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Dr. Nick Belissimo - Chair (Ryerson University)
Dr. Bohdan Luhovyy - Co-Chair (Mount Saint Vincent University)
Dr. Lindsay Robinson - Past-Chair (University of Guelph)
Dr. Guylaine Ferland - CNS President (Université de Montréal)
Dr. David Ma (University of Guelph)
Dr. Vera Mazurak (University of Alberta)
Dr. Sukhinder Kaur Cheema (Memorial University of Newfoundland)
Dr. Daiva Nielsen (McGill University)
Dr. Jess Haines (University of Guelph)
Dr. Raylene Reimer (University of Calgary)


Dr. Vera Mazurak - Chair (University of Alberta)
Ms. Cathy Alberda (Alberta Health Services)
Dr. JoAnne Arcand (University of Ontario Institute of Technology)
Dr. Stéphanie Chevalier (McGill University)
Ms. Mary Cranmer-Byng (MCB Nutrition and Movement)
Dr. Melissa Fernandez (University of Alberta)
Dr. Wendy Ward (Brock University)
Dr. Kyly Whitfield (Mount Saint Vincent University) 


Dr. Rajavel Elango - Chair (University of British Columbia)
Dr. Marg Brosnan (Memorial University of Newfoundland)
Dr. Alison Duncan (University of Guelph)
Dr. James House (University of Manitoba)
Dr. Robert Bertolo (Memorial University of Newfoundland)
Dr. John Drover, MD (Queen’s University, Kingston Health Science Center)
Dr. Sylvia Santosa (Concordia University)
Dr. Mavra Ahmed (University of Toronto) 
Dr. Amanda MacFarlane (Health Canada)

Trainee Leadership Committee

Danyelle Liddle - Chair (University of Guelph)
Jennifer Beaudette (Brock University)
Dr. Chandani Dinesh (Memorial University of Newfoundland)
Dr. Melissa Fernandez (University of Alberta)
Hannah Froome (Ontario Tech University)
Dr. Shirin Panahi (Université Laval)
Dr. Claire Tugault-Lafleur (University of British Columbia)
Brock Williams (University of British Columbia)
Bridve Sivakumar (Ontario Tech University)
Claire Lawson (McGill University)
Andrea Glenn (University of Toronto)


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