Bruna Brands, Ph.D., a obtenu son doctorat en pharmacologie à l’Université Western Ontario. Elle est conseillère supérieure en sciences à Santé Canada, scientifique affiliée au Centre de toxicomanie et de santé mentale (CAMH) et professeure agrégée de pharmacologie à l’Université de Toronto. La Dre Brands possède une vaste expérience dans la gestion des essais cliniques et la préparation des résultats de recherche aux fins de publications destinées aux lecteurs des domaines universitaire et clinique ainsi qu’au grand public.
Joan Marshman, BSc.Phm, MSc, PhD, is Professor Emerita in the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy at the University of Toronto where she continues to teach a Health Systems course. Her current research interests are in the evaluation of medication-related health services.
Joan was a scientist in Ontario’s Addiction Research Foundation for many years, and is a former President and CEO of that agency, prior to its merger into the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health. She is currently a member emeritus of the Ontario College of Pharmacists, and a member of the Academy of Health. Joan holds BSc.Phm. and PhD degrees from the University of Toronto and a MSc from McMaster University.
Beth Sproule, PharmD, is an advanced practice pharmacist / clinician scientist at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) in Toronto, and assistant professor in Pharmacy and Psychiatry at the University of Toronto. She received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Wayne State University, Detroit, USA and her BScPhm degree from the University of Toronto. Her research program focuses on mental health medications, pharmacy practice and prescription drug abuse.