The CNTN Executive Committee is comprised of the co-leads (one patient and one researcher) of each of the three working committees as well as six members at large and two non-voting members. The non-voting members are a Can-SOLVE CKD leadership representative to advise the committee,  and the CNTN project coordinator to provide administrative support.

The Executive Committee co-chairs are:

Dr. François Madore – Nephrologist located in Montreal, QC

Dr. Karthik Tennankore – Nephrologist located in Halifax, NS and Scientific Operations Committee co-lead

Hans Vorster – Patient Partner from London, ON and Scientific Operations Committee co-lead

Dwight Sparkes – Patient Partner from St. John’s NL and Capacity Building Committee co-lead

The current Executive Committee members are:

Dr. Rita Suri – Nephrologist located in Montreal, QC

Dr. David Collister – Nephrologist located in London, ON

Dr. Michael Zappitelli – Pediatric Nephrologist located in Toronto, ON

Dr. Clara Bohm – Nephrologist located in Winnipeg, MB

Dr. Sam Silver – Nephrologist located in Hamilton, ON and Capacity Building Committee co-lead

Dr. Amber Molnar – Nephrologist located in Hamilton, ON and Communication and Engagement Committee co-lead

Gurvir Thind – Transplant research coordinator located in Vancouver, BC and Communication and Engagement Committee co-lead

Dr. Adeera Levin – Can-SOLVE CKD Leadership Team representative and Nephrologist located in Vancouver, BC

Alicia Murdoch – CNTN Project Coordinator located in Vancouver, BC

 

Executive Committee Structure:

 

Find the current committee Terms of Reference here