Board of Directors

Dr Chris Hillis

Dr. Chris Hillis, President


Assistant Professor, McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario

Dr Jason Berman

Dr. Jason Berman, Past President


CEO and Scientific Director of CHEO Research Institute and VP Research of CHEO
Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Ottawa
Ottawa, Ontario

Dr. Linda Sun, Vice President


Assistant Professor, University of Alberta

Dr. Elena Liew, Treasurer


Assistant Clinical Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry
University of Alberta

Ryan Zarychanski MD MSc. FRCPC, Secretary


Associate Professor of Medicine (Critical Care and Hematology)

Pharmacy and Community Health Sciences

Max Rady College of Medicine | University of Manitoba

Hematologist and Senior Scientist

CancerCare Manitoba and the Research Institute of Oncology and Hematology

Lyonel G Israels Research Chair in Hematology

University of Manitoba

Dr. Danyal Ladha, Canadian Chief Hematology Resident

July 2022-July 2023

University of Toronto

Dr. Andrew Chan, Director


Pediatric hematologist/Professor of Pediatrics

McMaster Children’s Hospital/McMAster University