The Alberta Family Wellness Initiative (AFWI) Advisory Council was established to help the AFWI carry out its work. In addition to expertise, Advisory Council members bring a wider, external perspective to the development of projects, strategies, and partnerships.
The Advisory Council has four duties:
- To initiate strategic advice on the direction of the AFWI and its projects, and to identify synergies between projects.
- To offer advice to the AFWI on current and emerging issues, standards, and practices in early childhood development, and addiction and mental health.
- To advise on additional areas of work that could enhance the objectives of the AFWI.
- To identify synergies with organizations in Canada and internationally.
Judy Cameron PhD
University of Pittsburgh
Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the Clinical Translational Science Institute
David A. Dodge OC
Bennett Jones LLP, Ottawa
Senior Advisor, Canada and International Economic Advisor
George F. Koob PhD
National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
Dr. Shoo K. Lee MBBS, PhD, FRCPC
Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health, Canadian Institutes of Health Research
A. Thomas McLellan PhD
Treatment Research Institute (TRI)
Anthony Phillips PhD
Institute of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Addiction, Canadian Institutes of Health Research