Person: Dr Michael Salter

Dr Michael Salter

Dr Michael Salter has been appointed chief of research at the Hospital for Sick Children (Sick Kids), replacing Dr Janet Rossant upon the completion of her 10-year term. Salter has been a member of the Sick Kids Research Institute since 1989, specializing in the molecular and cellular mechanisms of normal and pathological neuroplasticity. His latest…

Blair Dickerson

Blair Dickerson has left her position as VP external relations and communications at the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council to become a VP of Rio Tinto’s Canadian operations. Dickerson held the NSERC position for seven years as the granting council boosted its participation in public-private research partnership activities. Prior to NSERC, she held positions…

Dr Brian MacVicar

Dr Brian MacVicar and Dr Jon Stoessl have been appointed co-directors of the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health — a partnership between the Univ of British Columbia’s Faculty of Medicine and Vancouver Coastal Health. MacVicar and Stoessl have been acting co-directors for the past year following the departure of founding director Dr Max Cyander.…

Dr Michael Salter

Dr Michael Salter has been appointed chief of research at the Hospital for Sick Children (Sick Kids), replacing Dr Janet Rossant upon the completion of her 10-year term. Salter has been a member of the Sick Kids Research Institute since 1989, specializing in the molecular and cellular mechanisms of normal and pathological neuroplasticity. His latest…

Blair Dickerson

Blair Dickerson has left her position as VP external relations and communications at the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council to become a VP of Rio Tinto’s Canadian operations. Dickerson held the NSERC position for seven years as the granting council boosted its participation in public-private research partnership activities. Prior to NSERC, she held positions…

Dr Brian MacVicar

Dr Brian MacVicar and Dr Jon Stoessl have been appointed co-directors of the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health — a partnership between the Univ of British Columbia’s Faculty of Medicine and Vancouver Coastal Health. MacVicar and Stoessl have been acting co-directors for the past year following the departure of founding director Dr Max Cyander.…