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July 16, 2012
The Council is pleased to announce the appointment of David Miller as Chair of the Expert Panel on Potential for New and Innovative Uses of Information and Communications Technologies (...
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July 5, 2012
An international expert panel has assessed that decisions regarding science funding and performance can’t be determined by metrics alone. A combination of performance indicators a...
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June 4, 2012
The Council is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Harriet Kuhnlein as Chair of the Expert Panel on the State of Knowledge of Food Security in Northern Canada.  In late 2011...
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May 30, 2012
The Council recently received a new question for assessment regarding the state of science culture in Canada. The question, referred to the Council by the Minister of State (Science and...
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May 24, 2012
The Council, in collaboration with the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences, is pleased to announce the appointment of the Honourable Justice Stephen T. Goudge as Chair of the Expert Pan...
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March 20, 2012
The Council is pleased to announce the appointment of John A. Cherry as Chair of the Expert Panel on Harnessing Science and Technology to Understand the Environmental Impacts of Shale G...
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February 3, 2012
The Council recently received a new question for assessment regarding therapeutic products for children. The question was referred to the Council by the Minister of Health on behalf of ...
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January 17, 2012
Protecting human health and the environment is of paramount importance to Canadians. As such, the federal regulation and testing requirements for pesticides has been extensive, and toda...
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January 12, 2012
In 2011, the presidents of the Council of Canadian Academies, the Royal Society of Canada, the Canadian Academy of Engineering, and the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences developed a j...
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January 4, 2012
The Council is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Esko Aho as Chair of the Expert Panel on the Socio-Economic Impacts of Innovation Investments. The Ontario Ministry of Economi...
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The “sunny” facts on Vitamin D

Getting enough sun? It may be just as essential as adding more exercise to your daily routine or eating more vegetables....
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