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Noralou Roos

Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba

Noralou P. Roos is a professor in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Manitoba. She is the Director of EvidenceNetwork.ca, a non-partisan web-based project funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and the Manitoba Health Research Council to make the latest evidence on controversial health policy issues available to the media. Citations to Roos’ work place her among the top 100 Canadian scientists according to the Institute for Scientific Information. She was a member of the Prime Minister’s National Forum on Health and the Interim Governing Council, setting up the Canadian Institutes for Health Research; she received the Order of Canada; and she was elected a member of the Academy of Sciences of the Royal Society of Canada.

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