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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 115
Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 8:46 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
Bill Casey, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Karin Phillips, Analyst
The Committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to Committee business.

It was agreed, — That the proposed budget in the amount of $12,700, for the study of federally funded health research (M-132), be adopted.

Genome Canada
• Marc LePage, President and Chief Executive Officer
• Cindy Bell, Executive Vice-President, Corporate Development
Structural Genomics Consortium
• Aled Edwards, Chief Executive Officer
• Maxwell Morgan, Director, Policy and Legal Counsel
As individuals
• Keith Fowke, Professor, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, University of Manitoba
• Salim Yusuf, Distinguished University Professor of Medicine, Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University and Hamilton Health Sciences
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Wednesday, November 8, 2017, the Committee resumed its study of Federally Funded Health Research (M-132).

Keith Fowke, by videoconference from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Salim Yusuf, by videoconference from Hamilton, Ontario, Marc LePage and Aled Edwards made statements and, with Maxwell Morgan, answered questions.

At 10:45 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Marie-Hélène Sauvé
Clerk of the Committee