Who are the panelists ?
Chief Scientist of Quebec
In 2011, Professor Rémi Quirion became Québec’s first chief scientist, and as such, he chairs the boards of directors of the three Fonds de recherche du Québec and advises the Minister of Economics, Science and Innovation on research and scientific development issues. Until his appointment as chief scientist, Rémi Quirion was the vice-dean for science and strategic initiatives in the Faculty of Medicine at McGill University. He was the scientific director of the Douglas Mental Health University Institute Research Centre and a full professor in the department of psychiatry at McGill University. Professor Quirion was also the first scientific director of CIHR’s Institute of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Addiction (INMHA). Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, he has received several honours, including the Ordre national du Québec (Chevalier du Québec) and the Order of Canada. @SciChefQC