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Our Team


Policy Advisory Group

The Policy Advisory Group is comprised of experts whose mandate will be to develop and implement specific strategies that include: (a) identifying and prioritizing key stakeholders and decision makers in early intervention (EI) policies and practices; (b) soliciting their input on current perceived or actual deficiencies in policy, service, planning and practices and soliciting recommendations for lobbying and implementing change; and (c) developing a consensus on what changes are needed and recommending and implementing a process for effecting these changes in EI policies.


Experts Consulted to Date

Professor Angela Campbell, Associate-Professor, Faculty of Law McGill University, Montreal, QC

Ms. Trinela Cane, ADM, on behalf of Mary Anne Chambers, Minister of Children and Youth Services, Toronto, ON

Ms. Hollee Card, L’Arche Canada, Montreal, QC

Dr. Antonia Maioni, Director, McGill Institute for the Study of Canada, Montreal, QC

Honourable Margaret McCain, First woman Lieutenant-Governor of New Brunswick, Sudbury, ON

Representative on behalf of Principal Heather Munroe-Blum, McGill University, Montreal, QC

Honourable Landon Pearson, Director of the Landon Pearson Resource Centre for the Study of Childhood and Children’s Rights at Carleton University, Ottawa, ON

Dr. Ralph Strother, Senior Program Officer, Max Bell Foundation, Calgary, AB

Dr. Wendy Thompson, Director of School of Social Work, McGill University, Montreal, QC




Research Advisory Group

The Research Advisory Group is comprised of both scholars and practitioners who are providing invaluable feedback regarding our assessment protocol to be used in the longitudinal part of our study. They will continue to advise us on an ongoing basis concerning a myriad of clinical and methodological issues. They will be kept apprised of all findings and developments throughout the study.


Experts Consulted to Date

Mr. Ben Baer, Director of Yaldei Developmental Centre, Montreal, QC

Dr. Deborah Dewey, Professor and research Neuropsychologist, Department of Pediatrics, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB

Ms. Katrine Doucet, Speech and Language Pathologist, Montreal, QC

Ms. Caroline Erdos, Speech and Language Pathologist, Montreal, QC

Dr. Emmett Francoeur, Pediatrician, Montreal Children’s Hospital, Montreal, QC

Dr. Eric Fombonne, Director of Psychiatry Department, Montreal Children’s Hospital, Montreal, QC

Dr. Shuvo Ghosh, Child Developmental Pediatrician, Montreal Children’s Hospital Montreal, QC

Dr. Erika Gisel, Professor, School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal, QC

Dr. Coral Kemp, Senior Lecturer in Special Education, Australian Centre for Educational Studies, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia

Dr. Lucy Lachs, Assistant Professor, School of Social Work, McGill University, Montreal, QC

Ms.Josee Laurendeau, Speech and Language Pathologist, Montreal, QC

Dr. Gabriel Leonard, Neuropsychologist, Montreal Neurological Institute, Montreal, QC

Dr. Michael Lewis, Developmental Psychologist, Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics and Psychiatry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ

Dr. Annette Majnemer, Professor and Occupational Therapist, School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal, QC

Dr. Laraine Masters-Glidden, Developmental Psychologist, St-Mary’s College of Maryland, St. Mary’s City, MD

Ms. Barbara Nadler, Occupational Therapist, Yaldei Developmental Centre, Montreal, QC

Dr. Rhea Paul, Speech and Language Pathologist, New Haven, CT

Ms. Kimberley Reynolds, Developmental Progress Clinic Co-ordinator, Montreal Children’s Hospital, Montreal, QC

Ms. Nancy Ship, Speech and Language Pathologist, Montreal, QC

Dr. Wendy Thompson, Director of School of Social Work, McGill University, Montreal, QC

Dr. David Tupper, Neuropsychologist, University of Minnesota and Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, Minneappolis, MN

Dr. Caroline Zanni, School Psychologist, Summit School, Montreal, QC


 

 
 
 
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