Claire Betker

Claire arrived on March 4, 2019, as the NCCDH’s scientific director. A registered nurse, she was most recently the acting Executive Director of the Population and Public Health Branch with Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living. Her career has included roles in rural public health and home health, primary health care, a regional health authority…

Nitika Pant Pai

Nitika Pant Pai, MD MPH PhD, is an Associate Professor at McGill University in the Department of Medicine and a Research Scientist at the MUHC Research Institute. A trained physician with a doctorate in Epidemiology from the University of California, Berkeley, and fellowship from McGill University. She joined as faculty at McGill in 2009 and…

Marc Steben

Dr. Marc Steben M.D., C.C.F.P., F.C.F.P., D.E.S.S. A family practitioner, Dr. Steben is medical advisor at the STI unit of Quebec’s National Public Health Institute. He chairs Quebec province committee on STI and is a member of the STI laboratory analysis committee. He is a professor, the Social and Preventive Medicine department of the School…

National Collaborating Centre for Environmental Health (NCCEH)

The National Collaborating Centre for Environmental Health (NCCEH), one of six National Collaborating Centres created to foster linkages within the public health community, is an online resource for environmental health practitioners and policy-makers across Canada that focuses on health risks associated with the physical environment and identify evidence-based interventions to mitigate those risks. NCCEH is funded…