Who are the panelists ?
|Simon Kennedy is a longstanding Canadian public servant with extensive experience in public policy, having served in management roles in six different federal departments. Topic: Incorporating cutting edge sex- and gender- based analysis research expertise into Health Canada priorities|
Deputy Minister, Health Canada
Simon Kennedy became Deputy Minister of Health on January 21, 2015. Previously, he served as the Deputy Minister of International Trade and Canada's G-20 Sherpa, and Senior Associate Deputy Minister at Industry Canada. He also held senior roles at Transport Canada, the Canadian Coast Guard, Agriculture and Agri-food Canada, and the Privy Council Office. Mr. Kennedy holds a Bachelor of Public Relations and a Master of Science in Communications Management.