Planning Team




Lillian Bayne Facilitator Consultant
Jennifer Bitz Project Manager Consultant
Ellen Chesney VP, Research Administration PHSA (representing Health Research Council of BC)
Susan Chunick Director, Research and Evaluation Fraser Health (representing Health Research Council of BC)
Penny Cooper Director, Impact Analysis MSFHR
Diane Finegood President & CEO (ex-officio member) MSFHR
Bev Holmes VP, Research Impact (Planning Team Chair) MSFHR
Amar Lalli SPOR project manager (ex-officio member) MSFHR
Lori Last Director, Communications MSFHR
Martin Schechter Chief Scientific Officer MSFHR
Victoria Schuckel Director,  Research, Knowledge Translation & Library Services BC Ministry of Health
Rhonda Tolley Project Coordinator MSFHR

The BC health research planning team also wants to acknowledge Balraj Bains who provided strategic leadership and project oversight from the project’s inception until July 2013 and Jeff Matthews who provided historical context in the early days of the project