Community Health Committee Membership
The HREBA-CHC is one of three committees under the HIA-designated Health Research Ethics Board of Alberta. It is constituted in accordance with the Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans (TCPS2). Members of the HREBA-CHC include representatives of various health disciplines, people with expertise in law and ethics, and community members.
Community Health Committee Composition 2017
Community Representative (1-F)
Ethics (1-M) (Chair)
Medicine (2-M) (one Vice Chair)
Population Health (1-F)
Public Health (1-F)
“F” denotes female and “M” denotes male
The majority of the HREBA – Community Health Committee members are Canadian citizens or permanent residents under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act.
This list is current as of July 1, 2017. It is available as a pdf document.
|Name||Role and Primary Specialty||Sex||City|
|Cheryl Currie, PhD||Scientific (Quantitative Methodology)||F||Lethbridge|
|Albert de Villiers, MD (Chair)||Scientific (Medical Officer / Family Physician)||M||Grande Prairie|
|Bruce Hirshe, LLM, QC||Law (Intellectual Property)||M||Edmonton|
|Jamie Hodge, P.Eng.||Community Member||M||Calgary|
|Cyne Johnston, PhD||Scientific (Qualitative / Mixed Methodology)||F||Calgary|
|Ed Molstad, QC||Law (Civil Litigation, Aboriginal Law and Professional Responsibility)||M||Edmonton|
|Katherine Nelson, BA||Community Member||F||St. Albert|
|Alberto Nettel-Aguirre, PhD, P.Stat||Scientific (Quantitative Methodology)||M||Calgary|
|Nicholas Potvin, MD||Scientific (Family Physician)||M||Peace River|
|Michael Stingl, PhD||Ethics (Philosophy)||M||Lethbridge|