Board of Directors

OIRM’s Board of Directors consists of highly qualified experts with years of experience in guiding organizations in the research field.

Chair
Sharon Colle

Sharon Colle
President and CEO
The Foundation Fighting Blindness

Board Members
Richard Meadows

Richard Meadows
General Partner,
BioInnovation Capital Fund

Gail Naughton

Gail Naughton
CSO and Founder
Histogen Inc.

Janet Rossant

Janet Rossant
Senior Scientist
SickKids Research Institute

Michael Rudnicki

Michael Rudnicki
Senior Scientist
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

Timothy Smith

Timothy Smith
CEO and Co-founder
Octane Biotech Inc.

Alan Trounson

Alan Trounson
Professor Emeritus, Monash University

Past President, California Institute for Regenerative Medicine

Jim Woodgett

Jim Woodgett
Director of Research,
Lunenfeld-Tanenbum Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital

OIRM Executive
Duncan Stewart

Duncan Stewart
President and Scientific Director
Ontario Institute for Regenerative Medicine

Sandra Donaldson

Sandra Donaldson
Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Secretary to the BOD
Ontario Institute for Regenerative Medicine

Observer
Michael May

Michael May
Chief Executive Officer
Centre for Commercialization of Regenerative Medicine