NBHRF Welcomes New CEO
We are extremely pleased to announce that Peter Brenders, MBA, HBSc, has joined NBHRF as our new CEO. We look forward to his leadership to help us design and implement an expansion strategy related to the funding of health research activities in the Province of New Brunswick.
Early in his career, Peter worked in the Ontario Ministry of Health and in the health consulting practice at KPMG. Since then he has moved on to roles as:
He was inducted into the Canadian Healthcare Marketing Hall of Fame in 2016 for his leadership in Canada’s healthcare system. Peter serves on the advisory boards of the clinical research unit of the Montreal Neurological Institute, mitoNET, and the Professional Advisory Council for the MMASc of Western University. He has been a member of the board of directors of VIDO-InterVac, Research Canada, and The Cameron Institute. He has also served as a member of the Life Sciences Advisory Group of Global Affairs Canada, the federal Department of Foreign Affairs Trade and Development's Life Sciences Advisory Group, the Advisory Board for the National Research Council's (NRC) Institute for Nutrisciences and Health, and was an Industry Advisor for the Atlantic Canada Opportunity Agency's Atlantic Innovation Fund Committees for Aquaculture and Biotechnology Sector and Health and Medical Sector.