Expert Panel on Nanotechnology

Pekka Sinervo, Chair (FRSC)

Former Dean, Faculty of Arts and Science, University of Toronto (Toronto, ON)

Sabin Boily

President, LithChi Inc. and Chairman, Société pour la promotion de la science et de la technologie (Montréal, QC)

Conrad Brunk

Professor of Philosophy and Director, Centre for Studies in Religion and Society, University of Victoria (Victoria, BC)

David Castle

Canada Research Chair in Science and Society and Director, Institute for Science, Society and Policy, University of Ottawa (Ottawa, ON)

Warren Chan

Assistant Professor, Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto (Toronto, ON)

Meng-Dawn Cheng

Distinguished R&D Staff Member and Group Leader, Atmospheric and Aerosol Science Group, Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory (Oak Ridge, TN)

Richard Gold

Director, Centre for Intellectual Property Policy and Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, McGill University (Montréal , QC)

Peter Grütter (FRSC)

Professor, Department of Physics, McGill University (Montréal , QC)

Christopher Haarmann

Senior Vice-President, Global Liability Line of Business Head, Zurich Insurance Companies (New York , NY)

Andrew D. Maynard

Chief Science Advisor, Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (Washington, DC)

Günter Oberdörster

Professor, Environmental Medicine, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY)

Jo Anne Shatkin

Author, Nanotechnology: Health and Environmental Risks and Managing Director, CLF Ventures (Boston , MA)

Lorraine Sheremeta

Research Officer, National Institute for Nanotechnology; Research Associate, Health Law Institute, University of Alberta and Special Advisor, Strategic Development, Alberta Ingenuity Fund (Edmonton, AB)

Robert Slater

Adjunct Professor, Carleton University and President, Coleman, Bright and Associates (Ottawa, ON)

Nigel Walker

Deputy Program Director for Science, National Toxicology Program, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), National Institutes of Health (NIH) (Research Triangle Park, NC)

The biographical sketches of the expert panel members are available for download below.

Biographical Sketches of the Expert Panel on Nanotechnology

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