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Professor Bartha Maria KNOPPERS
Director of the Centre of Genomics and Policy, McGill University
Bartha is an expert on ethical issues of genetics, genomics and biotechnology. From 2001 to 2009, she was Canada Research Chair in Law and Medicine at the Université de Montréal. Her research interests include bio-banks, stem cells research, cloning, and assisted reproduction, etc. She is currently the Director of the Centre of Genomics and Policy of the Faculty of Medicine at McGill University.
Dr. Eric Mark MESLIN
President and Chief Executive Officer, Council of Canadian Academies
Eric joined the CCA in 2016 after 30 years in university and government settings, including the previous 15 years at Indiana University where he was Founding Director of the IU Center for Bioethics. His research interests are in ethical and policy issues in research, international health, genomics, and governance.
Professor LEE Sum-Ping
Visiting Professor of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
Professor (Emeritus) of Medicine, University of Washington
Professor Lee was the Dean of Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine at the University of Hong Kong. As the first Asian scholar who was awarded the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases Distinguished Achievement Award, he is known for his research on hepato-biliary physiology.

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