Genome Canada Annual Report 2016-17 43 EX OFFICIO ADVISORS SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY ADVISORY COMMITTEE Ted Hewitt President Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Ottawa, Ontario Alain Beaudet (until March 31, 2017) President Canadian Institutes of Health Research Ottawa, Ontario Roderick McInnes (since April 1, 2017) Acting president Canadian Institutes of Health Research Ottawa, Ontario Gilles G. Patry President and CEO Canada Foundation for Innovation Ottawa, Ontario B. Mario Pinto President Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Ottawa, Ontario Iain Stewart President National Research Council of Canada Ottawa, Ontario Doane Chilcoat (chair) Director, applied technology systems DuPont Pioneer Johnston, Iowa, U.S.A. Robert Beauregard Professor, Faculté de foresterie, de géographie et de géomatique Université Laval Québec, Québec Anne-Christine Bonfils Research program manager, vice-president’s office – life sciences National Research Council of Canada Ottawa, Ontario Joan Lunney Supervisory research scientist Beltsville Agricultural Research Center Beltsville, Maryland, U.S.A. Francis Ouellette (until February 22, 2017) Associate director, senior scientist, informatics and bio- computing Ontario Institute for Cancer Research Toronto, Ontario Elaine R. Mardis Professor of pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine Co-director, The Institute for Genomic Medicine at The Research Institute, Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus, Ohio, U.S.A. Eric M. Meslin President and CEO Council of Canadian Academies Ottawa, Ontario Dan Roden Principal investigator, National Institutes of Health (NIH), Pharmacogenomics Research Network NIH, National Human Genome Research Institute, Electronic Medical Records and Genomics Vanderbilt University Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.A. Julie Segre Senior investigator, NIH, National Human Genome Research Institute Chief, translational and functional genomics branch Head, microbial genomics section Bethesda, Maryland, U.S.A. Paul A. Willems Technology vice-president, Energy Biosciences, BP Group Associate director, Energy Biosciences Institute, University of California – Berkeley Berkeley, California, U.S.A.