Animal Welfare Committee

Mandate

Advocate and promote animal welfare within the animal industry, to government and the public, advise the CVMA on animal welfare issues, develop pertinent position statements.

Members

Chair

Dr. Douglas Whiteside

Member

Dr. Michael Cockram

Member

Dr. Patricia Alderson

Member

Dr. Trevor Lawson

Member

Dr. Michelle Lem

Member

Dr. Colleen Marion

Council Liaison

Dr. Timothy Arthur

Council Liaison

Dr. Chris Bell

Ex-Officio (CFIA)

Dr. Michelle Groleau 

Ex-Officio (CCAC)

Dr. Gilly Griffin

Ex-Officio (CFHS)

Ms. Barb Cartwright

Ex-Officio (OVMA)

Dr. Tim Zaharchuk

Ex-Officio (CALAM)

Dr. Marilyn Keaney

Ex-Officio (Registered Veterinary Technologists and Technicians of Canada)

Ms. Christine Archer

CVMA Staff Resource

Dr. Shane Renwick