Person: Chaviva Hosek

Dan Demers

Dan Demers has been appointed executive assistant (EA) to Maurizio Bevilacqua, the newly appointed federal secretary of state for science, research and development. He comes to the secretary of state’s office from the National Research Council, where he served as director strategic support reporting to the president. Demers held the EA’s position for several years…

Chaviva Hosek

Chaviva Hosek has been appointed to the board of directors of Toronto-based Inco Ltd, the world largest producer of nickel. Hosek is president and CEO of the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIAR). Prior to joining CIAR in 2001, she was director of policy and research for the Prime Minister of Canada for eight years.…

Dr Gerard Guiraudon

Dr Gerard Guiraudon has been appointed scientific advisor to CryoCath Technologies Inc, Montreal in the cardiovascular surgical arena. Guiraudon is a pioneer in the use of cryo for the treatment of tachyarrhythmias. He will assist the launch of CryoPath’s next product and help develop others….