Person: Dr James Charlton

Dr Michelle Gauthier

Dr Michelle Gauthier has been appointed director of the research and policy analysis division of the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC). She replaces Robert Davidson, who left the association last fall to join SGI Canada as its director of market development and post-secondary education (R$, October 2/00). Gauthier comes to the AUCC…

Dr James Charlton

Dr James Charlton has been appointed VP research of Medicure Inc, a Winnipeg-based developer of cardiovascular therapeutics targeting unmet needs. He will be responsible for managing and integrating the firm’s drug discovery and clinical research programs. Charlton is a professor of chemistry at the Univ of Manitoba (U of M) and has worked with Medicure…

Robert Thibault

Robert Thibault has been appointed minister of state for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA), replacing Bernie Boudreau who was defeated in the last federal election. Thibault is a rookie MP from Nova Scotia who is currently chair of the board of governors of the Univ of Sainte-Anne. He is past president of a number…