Person: Frank Des Rosiers

Frank Des Rosiers

Frank Des Rosiers is returning to Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) as assistant DM of innovation and energy technology, replacing Geoff Munroe who will continue in his capacity at the department’s chief scientist. Des Rosier is currently general director with the senior assistant DM’s office in the tax policy branch of Finance Canada. Prior to that,…

Sandra Pupatello

Sandra Pupatello has been appointed CEO of WindsorEssex County Economic Development Corp. The former minister of Ontario’s Ministry of Economic Development and Trade is charged with leading the county’s economic strategy to strengthen and diversify its economic base. WindsorEssex is ranked Canada’s fastest growing economy and one of the world’s top seven most intelligent communities…

Dr Stephen Scott

Dr Stephen Scott, a professor in Queen’s Univ’s Department of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences has received the 2012 Barbara Turnbull Award for Spinal Cord Research. Scott and his research team focus on how feedback to the primary motor cortex interacts with spinal activity, enabling a greater understanding of how sensory feedback from the limb (and…