Information System Advisory Committee (ISAC)

The Information System Advisory Committee (ISAC) provides oversight to Canadian Blood Services on strategies and activities required to build a data system that provides timely access to high quality ODT information for patient care, system management and performance, research, and accountability.

Members Title and Organization
Dr. Joseph Kim (Chair)

Director, Kidney Transplant Program

UHN, Toronto General Hospital

Toronto, Ontario

Dr. Jagbir Gill 

Nephrologist

Pacific Nephrology Group

VCH/PHCA - St. Paul’s Hospital

Vancouver, British Columbia

Dr. John Gill

Nephrologist

Kidney Transplant Program

VCH/PHCA - St. Paul’s Hospital

Vancouver, British Columbia

Dr. Kelly Burak

Director

Southern Alberta Liver Transplant Clinic

AHS - Foothills Medical Centre

Calgary, Alberta

Dr. Brian Clarke

Cardiologist, Cardiac Sciences

Transplant, Heart Failure, Intervention

AHS - Foothills Medical Centre

Calgary, Alberta

Mr. Michael Bentley

Patient Care Manager, Transplant Services

AHS - University of Alberta Hospital

Edmonton, Alberta

Dr. Alim Hirji

Physician

Alberta Health Services

Edmonton, Alberta

Dr. Scott Klarenbach

President

Canadian Organ Replacement Register board of directors

AHS - University of Alberta Hospital

Edmonton, Alberta

Dr. Rahul Mainra

Medical Director, Division of Nephrology

Saskatchewan Transplant Program

Saskatoon Health Region, St. Paul's

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Ms. Nancy Dodd

Process Quality Engineer

Transplant Manitoba Gift of Life Health Sciences Centre

Winnipeg, Manitoba

Dr. Peter Nickerson

Medical Advisor, Transplantation Canadian Blood Services

Nephrologist, Health Sciences Centre

Associate Dean (Research) Faculty of Medicine Professor of Internal Medicine and Immunology

Flynn Family Chair in Renal Transplantation University of Manitoba

Winnipeg, Manitoba

Dr. Clare Payne

Vice President, Clinical Transplant Systems

Trillium Gift of Life Network

Toronto, Ontario

Dr. Vicky Ng

Medical Director, Liver Transplant Program,

Transplant Centre University Health Network,

Hospital for Sick Children

Toronto, Ontario

Dr. Damon Scales

Intensivist

UHN - Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Toronto, Ontario

Dr. Jeffrey Schiff

Medical Director, Pancreas Transplant Program

University Health Network

Toronto General Hospital

Toronto, Ontario

Mr. Greg Webster

Director, Acute and Ambulatory Care Information Services

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Toronto, Ontario

Dr. Prosanto Chaudhury

Associate Director General Surgery

MUHC - Royal Victoria Hospital

Medical Director, Transplantation, Transplant Québec

Montreal, Quebec

Dr. Bethany Foster

Associate Director

Centre for Innovative Medicine McGill University Health Centre

MUHC - Montreal Children’s Hospital

Montreal, Quebec

Dr. Sam Shemie

Medical Director

Extracorporeal Life Support Program

Montreal Children’s Hospital McGill University

Montreal, Quebec

CANADIAN BLOOD SERVICES
Ms. Peggy John Associate Director, Program Operations, OTDT
Canadian Blood Services
Vancouver, British Columbia
Ms. Elaine Ashford (As required)

Executive Director, Legal Council & PRIMO

Canadian Blood Services
Ottawa, Ontario

 

Mr. Sean Delaney (Prog Lead)

Advisor - Sr & Lead - System Development

Canadian Blood Services
Edmonton, Alberta

 

Mr. David Hartell

Associate Director, System Development

Canadian Blood Services
Ottawa, Ontario

 

Dr. William Klement

Architect - Program Allocation & Model

Canadian Blood Services
Ottawa, Ontario

 

Mr. Nick Lahaie

Manager, Information Management

Canadian Blood Services
Ottawa, Ontario

Last updated June 2021