nurturing the best possible start

Honorary Members

Dana Brynelsen

Provincial Advisor Infant Development Programs, Retired

Dr. Adele Diamond

Professor, Ph.D. Scientist Level 3, CFRI, Developmental Neurosciences & Child Health

Dr. Stefanie Green


McGill University, Fellowship in Infant and Maternal Health, McGill University (1995, 1996), Head of the Department Of Family Medicine’s Obstetric Group at St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto (1999), Maternity Physician, Victoria, British Columbia (since 2002)

Dr. Janet F. Werker

FRSC, Professor and Canada Research Chair, Department of Psychology UBC
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