Organizer Details

Speaker 1

Nadia Al-Banna

Project Manager for the 2022 Conference

Nadia is a Program Manager, Human Health Therapeutics Research Centre, National Research Council of Canada. She is a researcher, strategic advisor and former professor, with 15-year experience in biotech ventures, academia and public organizations. Bridging science and business, she is interested in advancing healthcare/biotech innovations and promoting research-industry partnerships. Nadia holds a Ph.D. from Dalhousie University, MBA from University of Toronto and completed professional development courses in Organizational Leadership (HEC-Paris); and Leading for Equity, Diversity & Inclusion in Higher Ed (Univ. of Michigan). She served as a member of UofT’s Academic Board and its Committee on Academic Policy & Programs and is a member of the Rotary e-Club Premier 7040.