Advisory Bodies

Pharmaceutical Advisory Committee

The Pharmaceutical Advisory Committee comprises representatives from the federal, provincial, and territorial publicly funded drug plans and other related health organizations. The Pharmaceutical Advisory Committee provides strategic advice on drug policy issues, including cancer-specific issues and drug topics, to CADTH and its Board. Committee members also facilitate the effective jurisdictional sharing of drug policy information.

Terms of Reference



Ontario Health Scott Gavura


Government of Manitoba Alan Lawless
Saskatchewan Ministry of Health Marina Facci
British Columbia Ministry of Health Tijana Fazlagic
British Columbia Cancer Agency Helen Anderson
Alberta Health Andrea Nagle
Ontario Ministry of Health Angie Wong
Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness Kathleen Coleman
New Brunswick Ministry of Health Position Vacant
Prince Edward Island Department of Health and Wellness Marsha Cusack
Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Health and Community Services Pam Barnes
Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program Joanne Houlihan
Government of Yukon Territory Marie-Claire Savoie
Government of Nunavut Position Vacant
Government of North West Territories Luke Spooner
NIHB Karen Fortin
Federal Drug Plans Bassem Guirguis
Health Canada Samir Khan
Hospital/Health Authority Position Vacant
Forces Michelle Sullivan
CAPCA Vacant Position
INESSS Sylvie Bouchard
pCPA Dominic Tan
PMPRB Tanya Potashnik