McGill University and Génome Québec Innovation Centre (Image: Michel Brunelle. Courtesy of Fichten Soiferman et Associés Architectes)

McGill University and Génome Québec Innovation Centre (Image: Michel Brunelle. Courtesy of Fichten Soiferman et Associés Architectes)

Scientific Advisory Committee

An international Scientific Advisory Board advises the Scientific Director and the senior scientists at MUGQIC on the strategic research orientation, technologies and other scientific programmes.


Professor Sir John Bell
FRS Regius Professor of Medicine
University of Oxford, UK

Dr. Lon Cardon
Senior Vice President, GeneticsGlaxoSmithKline, USA

Professor Michel Georges (Chair)
Unit of Animal Genomics, IGA-R & Faculty of Veterinary MedicineUniversity of Liège, Belgium

Professor Jonathan Knowles
Professor of Translational Medicine, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
Professor in Personalized Health Care, Finnish Institute for Molecular Medicine, University of Helsinki
Visiting Professor, University of Oxford

Professor Edison Liu
CEO, The Jackson Laboratory, USA

Professor Elaine Mardis
Professor of Genetics and Molecular Microbiology
Co-director, The Genome Institute at Washington UniversityWashington University School of Medicine, USA

Professor Mathias Uhlen
Department of BiotechnologyAlbaNova University Center – Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden