Person: Dr Donald Rix

Dr Donald Rix

Dr Donald Rix has teamed with MDS Inc to make a $4-million gift to the BC Cancer Foundation and the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation , marking the sale of MDS’s medical diagnostics business in BC to the Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System (OMERS). The gift provides $2 million each to the two institutions to support…

Alan Anderson

Alan Anderson has been appointed project manager of CONCERT — the York Univ-based Consortium on New Media, Creative and Entertainment Research and Development in the Toronto Region. Anderson is responsible for working with consortium partners to build the region’s R&D capacity, enhance access to funding and strengthen links between academic research, industry and government policy…

Dr Hal Landy

Dr Hal Landy has been appointed VP medical affairs and chief medical officer of Enobia Pharma, a privately held biotechnology firm in Montreal. Landy has expertise in enzyme replacement therapies, pediatric disorders and orphan products and joins Enobia as it brings its first compound into the clinic. Prior to Enobia, he was VP clinical development…