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  • Her favourite word is research.

Liberal MP for Etobicoke North (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 62% of the vote.

Two days ago

Mentioned by Edmonton Journal /REPEAT -- Media Advisory - Government of Canada to announce support for disruptive innovation in genomics/ 7, 2016 /CNW/ - Marc Miller, Member of Parliament for Ville-Marie—Le Sud-Ouest—Île-des-Soeurs (Quebec), on behalf of the Hon. Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will announce a federal investment in new projects across Canada to spur disruptive ...

Posted on Twitter Creating the Chief #ScienceAdvisor role is a mandate commitment, I'm pleased to announce applications are now open!… https://t.co/cKTLoMu3MQ

Posted on Twitter La création du poste de #ConseillerScientifique en chef est un de mes mandats, le processus de sélection est ouvert… https://t.co/0pLeqeSHwy

Mentioned by The Province /REPEAT -- Media Advisory - Government of Canada to announce support for disruptive innovation in genomics/ 7, 2016 /CNW/ - Marc Miller, Member of Parliament for Ville-Marie—Le Sud-Ouest—Île-des-Soeurs (Quebec), on behalf of the Hon. Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will announce a federal investment in new projects across Canada to spur disruptive ...

Posted on Twitter Way to go, now let's keep it up! https://t.co/6vesNdnZVu

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter What an honour to hear @VP talk Canada-US relations. https://t.co/qPaahn2LXl

Posted on Twitter Genomics research has the potential to fuel innovations across sectors. Happy to announce $32M to support… https://t.co/pKiMnLFIIY

Posted on Twitter La recherche en génomique à le potentiel d’ encourager  l’innovation.  Fière d’annoncer un appui de 32 M$ à… https://t.co/fjNyDu0RHO

This week

Mentioned by Exchange Morning Post (press release) U of G Gets $1.5 Million From Canada Research Chairs Program Kirsty Duncan, federal minister of science, made the announcement today in Toronto. In all, there ... Rogers said U of G, known as Canada's Food University, is “the perfect home” for his new chair, as the University supports fundamental research that ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my colleague from Kitchener Centre for his question. This government was elected on a promise to respect science and ...

Voted No on Vote #175 on Bill C-228 Amend the Fisheries Act (closed containment aquaculture)

Voted No on Vote #174 on Bill C-245 Concerning the development of a national poverty reduction strategy in Canada

Voted Yes on Vote #173 on Bill C-29 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

Voted Yes on Vote #172 on Bill C-29 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

Voted No on Vote #171 on Bill C-29 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

A week ago

Mentioned by Sudbury.com Six stories to start your day Nickel Belt MP Marc Serré will be making an announcement on behalf of Minister of Science Kirsty Duncan to celebrate support of science research and innovation at Laurentian University. Serré will be making the announcement from the Governor's Lounge ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, Ladies Learning Code is a wonderful organization that teaches Canadians digital skills. I was privileged to sit in on a class on National Learn ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Vote 5b under Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, Vote ... Thank you, Mr. Chairman, and thank you to the committee for the invitation. I'm pleased to be here in front of your esteemed committee. I appreciate ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, Canada is globally recognized as a founder and leader of stem cell research. Regenerative medicine has the power to repair, regenerate, or replace damaged ...

Mentioned by IT Business Net Canada and Ontario invest in post-secondary infrastructure at Centennial College ... by the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and by Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne. Michael Levitt, Member of Parliament for York Centre, ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Editorial: We aren't buying Liberal attempts to purchase our love Laurentian University President and Vice-Chancellor Dominic Giroux looks on as Paul Lefebvre, Member of Parliament for Sudbury, and Marc SerrŽ, Member of Parliament for Nickel Belt on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science,unveil a ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, ensuring the health and safety of Canadians is the top priority for our government. When it comes to asbestos, the science is clear. That ...

Spoke in the House on Education Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my colleague from Marc-Aurèle-Fortin for his question. Our government is working hard to equip young Canadians with the education ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague from Saint-Léonard—Saint-Michel for the question. Young researchers are essential to the future of research in Canada. Yesterday, I announced $34 ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, the Canada first research excellence fund supports Canadian universities to become world leaders in strategic areas. Last month, we announced $900 million for 13 ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, Canada has a rich legacy of scientific achievement. To build on these strengths, we need to take a fresh look at how the federal ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Briefing of the Minister of Innovation, Science, and Economic Development and Main ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I'd like to thank the committee for having us. It's an honour and privilege to be appearing today. Like my ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Main Estimates 2015-16: Votes 1 and 5 under OFFICE OF THE CO-ORDINATOR, ... I'm aware of the networking events. Thank you. Minister, you've had one round table on missing and murdered indigenous women. We've heard from attendees that this ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Women in Skilled Trades and Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Occupations Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you to all of you. You have provided such good information. I have two pages of questions so I'll get to ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Women in Skilled Trades and Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Occupations Thank you, Madam Chair. I really do appreciate the fairness in this committee. I want to recognize that. I want to say thank you to all ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Women in Skilled Trades and Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Occupations Perhaps you could think about it and table with the committee other examples of micro-aggression, as someone who was in an environment where you were asked ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Leadership and Prosperity of Canadian Women and Women in Skilled Trades ... In my next question I'm going to talk specifically about university researchers. We know that while young women are 51% or 52% at the undergraduate level, ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Promising Practices to Prevent Violence Against Women Thank you, Madame Chair. I'd like to thank all of you for coming, for presenting, and for the life-changing work you do. You've given us so ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-566 An Act respecting a Comprehensive Pan-Canadian Strategy on Concussion

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-410 An Act to establish a Pan-Canadian Strategy for Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-330 An Act to establish the Advisory Committee for Effective Treatment and Rehabilitation of Veterans with Service-Related Brain Injuries

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-280 An Act to establish a National Strategy for Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-236 An Act to amend the Public Health Agency of Canada Act (National Alzheimer Office)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-220 An Act respecting a National Brain Health Education and Awareness Month

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-221 An Act respecting a Comprehensive National Strategy for Sickle Cell Disease and Thalassemic Disorders