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  • Her favourite word is scientists.

Liberal MP for Etobicoke North (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #367 Private Members' Business M-108 (Contribution of ranchers and farmers)

Voted No on Vote #366 on Bill C-349 Amend the Criminal Code and to make consequential amendments to other acts (criminal organization)

Posted on Twitter Here’s a behind-the-scenes look filming a message for Remembrance Day. Always finding ways to stay connected with m… https://t.co/MMjzZHhNUf

Posted on Twitter Coup d’œil en coulisse pendant le tournage de mon message pour le jour du Souvenir. Je cherche toujours à rester co… https://t.co/bIcogsXzic

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #365 on Bill C-55 Amend the Oceans Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources

Voted No on Vote #364 Opposition Motion (Implementation of a universal pharmacare program)

Voted No on Vote #363 Opposition Motion (Minister of Finance's documents submitted to the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner)

Posted on Twitter Hey #TeamTrudeau, there are a few by-elections happening soon. #TeamScience is out making calls, you should too!… https://t.co/XigQNArLfE

Posted on Twitter Wishing much success to the graduate students, mathematicians & scientists at #FMS2017. Your work helps enhance math in Cda & the world!

Posted on Twitter Je souhaite le meilleur succès aux participants du #FMS2017. Vous aidez à renforcer les maths ici au Canada et à travers le monde !

Posted on Twitter Congrats to @Ligo & partners for latest #GravityAndLight discovery. Great science happens when stars collide! https://t.co/gwNwL7NBjl

This week

Mentioned by Markets Insider Governments of Canada and Ontario invest in public transit in Toronto The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Member of Parliament for Etobicoke North, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, the Honourable Steven Del Duca, Ontario Minister of Transportation ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Governments of Canada and Ontario invest in public transit in Toronto The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Member of Parliament for Etobicoke North, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, the Honourable Steven Del Duca, Ontario Minister of Transportation ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by The Globe and Mail Ottawa researcher Mona Nemer named Canada's new science advisor He praised her efforts on behalf of research excellence at the university as well her track record on gender equity in research, also a stated priority for Canada's Minister of Science, Kirsty Duncan, to whom Dr. Nemer will now report. ... Matt ...

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Science minister to participate in G7 science meetings Minister of Science Kirsty Duncan is participating in the G7 Science Ministerial Meetings in Turin, Italy today and Thursday. Canada's first minister of science and Etobicoke North Liberal MP will be promoting Canadian science and the federal ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Gazette Research 14 Kirsty Duncan, minister of Science, was on the St. John's campus to announce 166 new Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship recipients and 70 new Banting Post-doctoral Fellowship recipients across the country for a total investment of $34.7 million.

Mentioned by Gazette Research On Sept. 14 Kirsty Duncan, minister of Science, was on the St. John's campus to announce 166 new Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship recipients and 70 new Banting Post-doctoral Fellowship recipients across the country for a total investment of $34.7 ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Votes 1 and 5 under Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, ... Good morning, everyone. Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm pleased to be here this morning with our deputy minister, John Knubley; our associate deputy minister, Kelly Gillis; ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, I want to thank my colleague, the member for Fleetwood—Port Kells, for the good work he does on behalf of his constituents. Our government ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, I thank the member for her question. Let me go over our investments in science: $2 billion for research and innovation infrastructure; $900 million ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, the report will help our government continue to support fundamental science and to build on the investments we have already made: $2 billion for ...

Spoke in the House on Ways and Means Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 83(1), I have the honour to table a notice of a ways and means motion to implement certain provisions of ...

Spoke in the House on Status of Women Mr. Speaker, our government is committed to increasing the representation of women in STEM fields. In a competitive, globalized economy, Canada cannot afford to leave half ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, our government is committed to investing in the labs and tools researchers need to enhance their scientific research. Last week I announced more than ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, our government is committed to supporting scientific research, both basic and applied. Today I announced over $50 million for projects in NSERC's strategic partnerships, ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, as I said, I am really happy to see the opposition finally showing some interest in science funding after a decade of neglect. Our ...

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 ...

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, ...

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