Health Sciences Committee

The Health Sciences Committee provides advice and support to CANSSI leadership in matters concerning the roles of statisticians and data scientists in health science and collaborative research, and communications with CIHR and other funding agencies. One of its main responsibilities is to work with the CANSSI Health Science Collaborating Centres, facilitating their interaction as a network, and helping to identify sources of provincial and national support. It also has a mandate to help provide information and mentorship to statistical scientists seeking funding for research in methods applicable to the health sciences.

Members of this committee are Joseph Beyene, McMaster University; Michael Boehnke, University of Michigan; Mireille Schnitzer, Université de Montréal; and Mary Thompson, University of Waterloo (Chair).

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