Nesrin Shaheen

Ms. Shaheen is a director and founding member of the Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Foundation. Her daughter was the first positively identified case in Canada in January 2008. Since then, her daughter has had 4 relapses and continues to battle her way to recovery. She serves as Caregiver/Patient advocate on the…

Dr. Gregory Day

Dr. Day completed his Neurology residency at the University of Toronto, before moving to Saint Louis (Missouri) to complete a post-doctoral fellowship in dementia. He is currently an Assistant Professor within the Department of Neurology at Washington University in St. Louis, and an Associate Director of the Knight Alzheimer Disease…

Dr. Harry E. Peery

Dr. Peery holds a Masters degree in microbiology (Ohio State University), and a PhD in pharmacology (University of Saskatchewan). He is currently on a post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Calgary. In addition to his post-doctoral studies, his research interests are in the immunological pathogenesis of anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis and…

Dr. Warren Foster

Dr. Foster is a Professor in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at McMaster University and an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Cellular Biology and Pharmacology at Florida International University. Professor Foster is an expert in reproductive biology and toxicology. His studies address human exposure to environmental contaminants including…

Andrew G. Burnett, CPA, CA

Mr. Burnett is an experienced Finance Professional who has worked in both the public accounting and industrial environment. He articled with Deloitte in Montreal and had several financial positions with Canadian Industries Limited (CIL) and Imperial Chemicals Limited (ICI) in North America. Prior to his retirement, some of Mr. Burnett's…