Person: John Babcook

Dr Robert Walker

Dr Robert Walker has been appointed VP of Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd (AECL) with responsibility for the Crown corporation’s nuclear laboratories. In addition to leading AECL’s efforts in physics, metallurgy, chemistry, biology and engineering, Walker will guide the laboratories through AECL’s re-structuring process which will see the CANDU business sold to the private sector.…

John Babcook

John Babcook has been appointed VP of the Vancouver-based Centre for Drug Research and Development (CDRD) and will head up its new biologics division. Babcook has more than 20 years experience in biomedical research and biologics and commercializing technologies. He was previously principal scientist at Amgen Inc’s Amgen Canada Inc laboratory in Burnaby BC, specializing…