Advisory Board

Members by Position

  • Dr. Peter Nickerson, Board Chair, Vice-Dean Research, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba
  • Dr. Alan Katz, Director, Manitoba Centre for Health Policy (MCHP)
  • Ms. Karen Herd, Deputy Minister of Health, Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living
  • Drs. Noralou Roos and Leslie Roos, MCHP Founding Directors
  • Dr. Brian Postl: Dean, Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba
  • Mr. Paul Beauregard, Secretary to the Treasury Board

Appointed Members

*** Up to seven appointees of Manitoba Health Seniors & Active Living (MHSAL)

  1. Mr. Dave Wright, Deputy Minister, Justice and Deputy Attorney General
  2. Mr. Jay Rodgers, Deputy Minister, Families
  3. Ms. Angie Bruce, Deputy Minister, Indigenous Relations
  4. Mr. David Dyson, Acting Deputy Minister, Growth, Enterprise and Trade 
  5. Mr. Jim Slater, CEO, Diagnostics Services Manitoba
  6. Mr. James Wilson, Deputy Minister, Education and Training
  7. Mr. Jim Hrichishen, Deputy Minister, Finance

Appointed Members

*** Up to seven appointees of the University of Manitoba

  1. Dr. David Collins, Vice Provost, Integrated Planning and Academic Programs, University of Manitoba
  2. Dr. Digvir Jayas, Vice President, Research and International, University of Manitoba
  3. Dr. Terry Klassen, Academic Director, George and Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation
  4. Mr. Reg Toews, Member of the Community
  5. Ms. Connie Walker, President and CEO, United Way of Winnipeg
  6. Mr. Réal Cloutier, President and CEO, Winnipeg Regional Health Authority
  7. Dr. Michael Schull, President and CEO, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences

Ex Officio Members

  • Ms. Deborah Malazdrewicz, Executive Director, Information Management & Analytics, MHSAL
  • Mr. Dan Skwarchuk, CFO & ADM, Administration & Finance, MHSAL
  • Dr. Marni Brownell, Associate Director, Research, MCHP
  • Dr. Selena Randall, Associate Director, Planning and Development, MCHP
  • Mr. Mark Smith, Associate Director, Repository and Deliverables, MCHP
  • Mr. Charles Burchill, Associate Director, Data Access and Use, MCHP

Last Updated: September 14, 2017