There’s no question that the CPSR has some wonderful people on its Board of Directors. Among them is Dr. Duncan Stewart, a research pioneer, clinician-scientist, thought-leader, Executive Vice-President of The Ottawa Hospital and CEO and Scientific Director of the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute.
Dr. Stewart, a stem cell research leader, recently became President and Scientific Director of the Ontario Institute of Regenerative Medicine. Read a profile on him here: https://oirmexpression.ca/how-an-encounter-with-a-bulldog-lawyer-and-a-rekindled-love-for-discovery-is-shaping-the-future-of-c99eb59e059#.5ek908j13
Watch him talk about the potential of stem cells for stroke recovery here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TURAL66o99A
Read our FAQ about Stem Cells and Stroke Recovery here: http://www.canadianstroke.ca/en/news/watch-our-video-to-learn-about-the-research-into-stroke-recovery-and-stem-cells/