Our People

peter singer

Peter A. Singer OC, MD, MPH, FRSC

Peter Singer has dedicated the last decade to bringing science and innovation to tackle the health challenges of the world’s poorest people. He is well known around the world for his creative solutions to some of the most pressing global … More

kevin kain

Kevin C. Kain MD, FRCPC
Director of Sandra A. Rotman Laboratories & Head Principal Investigator

Kevin C. Kain is the Director of Sandra A. Rotman Laboratories at the Sandra Rotman Centre, Director of The Center for Travel and Tropical Medicine at the UHN-Toronto General Hospital, a Professor of Medicine at the University of Toronto, and … More

abdalla hdaar

Abdallah S. Daar D.Phil (Oxon), FRSC, FRCP (Lon), FRCS, FRCSEd
Director of Ethics and Commercialization

Abdallah S. Daar is Director of Ethics and Commercialization at the Sandra Rotman Centre and Chief Science and Ethics Officer of Grand Challenges Canada.  He is also Senior Scientist at University Health/Toronto General Research Institute and Professor of Public Health Sciences at … More

Andrew Taylor

Andrew D. Taylor MSc
Managing Director

Andrew D. Taylor is Managing Director at the Sandra Rotman Centre. In this role, Mr. Taylor is responsible for the strategy, development, implementation and operations of the Centre. Mr. Taylor is also Executive Vice President of Grand Challenges Canada, currently managing … More

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Grand Challenges Canada

Sandra Rotman Laboratories

Ethical, Social and Cultural Programs