Murray Walz

Murray Walz

I have been married for 56 years with two daughters, 4 grandchildren and 1 great granddaughter. My career was in managing food, petfood, animal feed and biodiesel plants. Graduated with MBA from Wilfred Laurier. Managed 3 plant start ups then progressed to Consulting and project management. Plants were in North America, Mexico, Columbia, and Denmark. After […]

Maureen Smith

Maureen Smith

Maureen Smith’s commitment to patient engagement and patient partnered research stems from her diagnosis with a rare disease during childhood and frequent flyer status with the healthcare system. She has benefitted both from participating in clinical trials and collaborating with clinical trialists as a patient partner. For the past 25 years she has shared  a […]

Jenna Shea

jenna shea

Jenna, a teacher in the greater Toronto area, is a mother to two little girls and a member of a family affected by Huntington’s Disease (HD). Over the last several years, Jenna has taken on an active role as a patient advocate for those affected by HD. She is currently a mentor for the Youth Mentorship Program […]

Charlotte Munro

charlotte munro

Charlotte Munro resides in Stratford, Ontario. She has a child and youth worker diploma and is currently working on a bachelor’s of Indigenous Social Work. As a person with lived experience, Charlotte has been involved in patient engagement for several years. She has co-authored opioid-related research publications, advised on drug policies, and sits on several […]

Kimberly Mitchell

kim mitchell

Kim has 25 plus years of Lived Experience. She is the Chair of Alliance for Healthier Communities, the Co-Chair of The Poplar Network, a Member of CTO’s College of Lived Experience, an Advisor with The Steering Committee for the Drug Evaluation Policy, an Advisor for a program called Snap, a Research Assistant for Unity Health/St […]