Person: Dr Paul Lasko

Dr Gary Albach

Dr Gary Albach has been confirmed as the inaugural president and CEO of the recently established Alberta Innovates – Technology Futures after serving for several months on an interim basis. Albach, who moved to the province to become director of nanoAlberta, brings to the position more than 30 years experience in the British Columbia tech…

Dr Paul Lasko

Dr Paul Lasko has been appointed scientific director of the CIHR Institute of Genetics. Lasko currently chairs the department of biology at McGill Univ and was the Molson chair of genetics from 2001 to 2007. He is also president of the Genetics Society of Canada and has served on adjudication panels for CIHR or the…

Pardeep Ahluwalia

Pardeep Ahluwalia has been appointed DG science policy integration at the Department of Fisheries and Oceans. Ahluwalia will have responsibility for science policy and strategy at the department as well as responsibility for the Federal Science and Technology Community Management Secretariat. Prior to the appointment, he was responsible for implementing the Species at Risk Act….