Robert Ritch portrait.Dr. Robert Ritch

Ophthalmologist, Surgeon Director and Chief of Glaucoma Services at the New York Eye & Ear Infirmary, NY

Professor of Ophthalmology at The New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY

Areas of Expertise: etiologies and mechanisms of glaucoma and innovation in its medical, laser, and surgical treatment

Ronald Verrall portrait.Dr. Ronald Verrall

Professor of Chemistry

Department of Chemistry, University of Saskatchewan

Areas of Expertise: gemini surfactants, triblock copolymers,Cyclodextrin/Surfactant Inclusion Complexes as model systems for understanding fundamental biological interactions

Alan Rosenberg portraitDr. Alan Rosenberg

Pediatric Rheumatologist

Department of Pediatrics, Royal University Hospital, Saskatoon

Areas of Expertise: juvenile idiopathic arthritis, intrauterine inflammation, vitamin D in inflammatory-mediated diseases of childhood, childhood rheumatic diseases, uveitis, localized scleroderma

Peter Hull portrait.Dr. Peter Hull

Clinical Dermatologist

Head, Division of Dermatology, Royal University Hospital, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon

Areas of Expertise: clinical dermatology, skin cancer, skin grafting, Cutaneous Hodgkin’s Disease, acne, onychomycosis.

Lorne Babiuk portrait.Dr. Lorne Babiuk

Professor of Virology

VP Research, University of Alberta

Canada Research Chair in Vaccinology and Biotechnology

Areas of Expertise: immunology, pathogenesis, virology, molecular virology, and vaccinology.

Susantha Gomis portraitDr. Susantha Gomis

Professor Veterinary Pathology

College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan

Areas of Expertise: pathogenesis and control of bacterial diseases in poultry and mammalian species.

Ildiko BadeaDr. Ildiko Badea

Assistant Professor of Pharmacy

College of Pharmacy and Nutrition, University of Saskatchewan

Areas of Expertise: biotechnology drugs, delivery systems, gene therapy, topical non-invasive administration, anticancer drugs.

Jeremy Sivak portraitDr. Jeremy Sivak

Assistant Professor of Vision Science and Ophthalmology

Toronto General and Western Hospital Foundation Glaucoma Research Chair

Division of Visual Science, Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network and University of Toronto

Areas of Expertise: retinal degenerative diseases, glaucoma, roles of metabolic, oxidative, and biomechanical stress.

Janos Szebeni portrait.Dr. Janos Szebeni

Immunologist, Research Director

Nanomedicine Research and Education Center at the Bay Zoltán Foundation for Applied Research/Semmelweis Medical University in Budapest, Hungary

Areas of Expertise: liposomes and complement activation-related pseudoallergy (CARPA), impact of nanopharmaceuticals on the immune system

Gyorgy Keri portrait.Dr. Gyorgy Keri

Head of Signal Transduction Therapy Laboratory and Chairman of Rational Drug Design Laboratories Co-operation Research Center

Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary

Areas of Expertise: kinase inhibitors, signal transduction, drug research and development