The Research Committee, an advisory committee to the UHN Board of Trustees, is responsible for monitoring and evaluating UHN’s discovery, translational and clinical research enterprise and making recommendations to the Board as it may consider appropriate to increase the effectiveness of the research agenda at UHN.

The Committee comprises the following members:

Independent Trustees (Voting)    

  • Lawrence Pentland (Chair)
  • Janet Rossant
  • Barbara Stymiest


U of T Appointee (Voting)

  • Trevor Young


Ex-officio Trustees (Voting)    

  • Joy Richards
  • Kevin Smith


Others (Voting)    

  • Janet Bannister
  • Sean Boyd
  • Tom Erlich
  • Alan Menkes
  • John O'Grady


Ex-officio (Non-Voting)  

  • Darlene Dasent
  • John Granton
  • Brian Hodges
  • Bradly Wouters