Profiles

Title: Research Scientist
Role: I work on a variety of wildlife health issues across Canada. Much of my work focuses on contaminants and pathogens in seabirds, including plastic pollution. I lead the northern seabird contaminants long term monitoring program, and have several projects...
Organization: Environment and Climate Change Canada
Location: Ottawa, ON
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Researching the biology and ecology of arthropods that are livestock pests and vectors of livestock pathogens.
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Lethbridge, AB
Title: Research scientist
Role: Dr. Julie Brassard has been a research scientist in food virology for Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada since 2004. She has multi-disciplinary expertise in biochemistry, microbiology and virology, among others. Her area of expertise is the study of...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Senior Veterinarian Science Specialist
Role: To conduct risk analyses and provide scientific advice in support of decision-making for the animal health program. To enhance inter-agency collaboration regarding risk assessment and science support.
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Leading a research team to develop methodologies for the quality assessment and control of vaccines and biotherapeutics.
Organization: Health Canada
Title: Research Scientist/Head, Genomics Unit
Role: Overseeing the High-throughput Sequencing (Illumina and Ion Torrent) and bioinformatics analysis activities at the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's National Centre for Foreign Animal Disease.
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Title: Research Assistante in Food Virology
Role: Develop methods to detect viruses that cause foodborne illness in different food matrixes, but also to find a way to control them to prevent Canadian consumers from getting sick. Among other things, to determine the origin of these human pathogenic...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Senior Specialist
Role: - Supervisor Science Laboratory Services - Supervise staff and ensure support services to the multidisciplinary work units Supervisor of the Scientific Support and Service Unit Biosafety Officer
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Title: Research Scientist, Head - Vesicular Diseases Unit/ FAO Reference Centre for foot-and-mouth disease
Role: Manage diagnostic and research activities on foot-and-mouth disease and other vesicular diseases of domestic animals.  Lead activities of the  FAO Reference Centre for foot-and-mouth disease and other vesicular diseases
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Title: Veterinary epidemiologist
Role: Food safety risk assessor for CFIA: leading the development of the Establishment-based Risk Assessment (ERA) model for food establishments under CFIA jurisdiction, the Establishment-based Risk Assessment model for Hatcheries (ERA-H) and the Importer Risk...
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency