GS16 Speakers

Fabiano Santos

Fabiano Santos

Senior Program Specialist at Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC)

Fabiano Santos is a medical research professional with over 8 years of combined multidisciplinary experience in the fields of biomedical technology and pharmaceutical sciences. He is currently managing the Joint Canada-Israel Health Research Program at Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC), where he works collaboratively with global partners supporting initiatives addressed to foster scientific collaborations, capacity building, biomedical innovation and exchanges between researchers based in developed and developing countries. He earned his PhD degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences at the Université de Montréal, Canada. Before joining IDRC, he was a research fellow at the Department of Oncology of McGill University (Canada) and has also served as adjunct professor at the Université du Québec en Abitibi-Temiscamingue (Canada).