HBHL Governance


Board of Directors

  • Vice-Principal, Research and Innovation, McGill (1), Martha Crago (Chair)
  • Provost and Vice-Principal Academic, McGill (1), Christopher Manfredi
  • Vice-Principal, Administration and Finance, McGill (1), Yves Beauchamp
  • Vice-President, Research, Western University (1), Lesley Rigg
  • Chair of the Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill (1), Guy Rouleau
  • Dean of Medicine, McGill (1), David Eidelman
  • Dean of Science, McGill (1), Bruce Lennox
  • Dean of Arts, McGill (1), Antonia Maioni
  • A minimum of two (2) and a maximum of four (4) members-at-large; Jane Roskams, Robert Dunlop
  • HBHL Scientific Director (1), Alan Evans (non-voting)

Strategic Steering Committee

  • Vice-Principal, Research and Innovation, McGill (1), Martha Crago (Chair)
  • HBHL Scientific Director and Theme Leader (1), Alan Evans
  • HBHL Associate Scientific Director (1), Doina Precup
  • Deputy Vice-Principal, Research and Innovation, McGill (1), Philippe Gros
  • HBHL Theme Leaders (4); Mallar Chakravarty, Edith Hamel, Lesley Fellows, Martin Lepage
  • Dean of the Faculty of Medicine or delegate (1), Shari Baum
  • Dean of the Faculty of Science or delegate (1), Bettina Kemme
  • Dean of the Faculty of Arts or delegate (1), Gustavo Turecki

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Committee

  • Member of the HBHL Strategic Steering Committee (1), Michael MacKenzie (Co-Chair)
  • Member of the HBHL Research Management Committee (1), Edward Fon 
  • HBHL-affiliated faculty (2); Julien Doyon, Jean-Baptiste Poline
  • HBHL-affiliated trainees (2); Ross Markello, Malosree Maitra
  • McGill neuroscience faculty members-at-large (2); Mallar Chakravarty (Co-Chair), Rosemary Bagot
  • McGill Senior Research Equity Advisor (1), Uzma Jamil

Research Management Committee

  • HBHL Scientific Director (1), Alan Evans (Chair)
  • HBHL Associate Scientific Director (1), Doina Precup
  • HBHL Associate Theme Leaders (3); Blake Richards, Sylvia Villeneuve, Madeleine Sharp, Tuong Vi Nguyen
  • HBHL sub-theme leaders or Core Facility leaders (8); Edward Fon, Laurence Kirmayer, Jean-Baptiste Poline, Martin Lepage, Bettina Kemme, Keith Murai, Sylvain Williams, Natasha Rajah
  • Members-at-large (2); Jacques Hurtubise, Nathan Spreng
  • Scientific director of University of Montreal’s CFREF Initiative or delegate (1), Julie Carrier
  • Scientific director of Western University’s CFREF Initiative or delegate (1), Ravi Menon

Innovation Committee

  • Vice-Principal, Research and Innovation, McGill or delegate (1), Philippe Gros (Chair)
  • Associate Vice-Principal (Innovation and Partnerships), McGill (1), Sylvain Coulombe
  • Faculty of Medicine representative (1), Etienne de Villers-Sidani
  • Director, Technology Transfer, Office of the Vice Principal, Research and Innovation, McGill (1), Mark Weber
  • Director, Scientific Development and Partnerships, Montreal Neurological Institute (1), Viviane Poupon
  • Members-at-large (4); Diane Côté, Louis Lacasse

International Advisory Council

  • Katrin Amunts, Forschungszentrum Jülich
  • Paul Thompson, University of Southern California
  • Pedro Valdes Sosa, Cuban Neurosciences Center
  • Richard Wade-Martins, University of Oxford
  • Carol Worthman, Emory University

Training Program Committee

  • Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, McGill (1), Josephine Nalbantoglu (Chair)
  • Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, Faculty of Medicine, McGill (1), Anne McKinney
  • Mitacs Business Development Director for McGill (1), Noha Gerges
  • Trainee representatives (2); Oualid Benkarim, Alice Morgunova

McGill-Western CFREF Working Group

  • Vice-Principal, Research, Western University (1), Lesley Rigg
  • Vice-Principal, Research and Innovation, McGill (1), Martha Crago (Co-Chair)
  • Associate Vice-Principal, Research and Innovation, Western University (1), Mark Daley
  • Deputy Vice-Principal, Research and Innovation, McGill (1), Philippe Gros
  • HBHL Scientific Director (1), Alan Evans
  • BrainsCAN Scientific Director (1), Ravi Menon
  • BrainsCAN Managing Director (1), Fay Harrison
  • BrainsCAN Member-at-large (1), Lisa Saksida
  • HBHL Member-at-large (1), Lesley Fellows
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