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  • Her favourite word is science.

Liberal MP for Etobicoke North (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Well said. STEM Education Is Vital--but Not at the Expense of the Humanities https://t.co/OJY66rOu5Q #science

Posted on Twitter Great suggestion for #InternationalPodcastDay! https://t.co/t0Zax3zpIx

Posted on Twitter Great opportunity to be ps https://t.co/665RGiQQoz

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter I want to hear from you! Apply to the #Etobicoke North Youth Concil today, deadline is September 30!… https://t.co/1NrHsMSWKA

Posted on Twitter Diversity in science is imperative to building a strong, inclusive economy. Watch the recap from Day 2 of #ACXchange https://t.co/q3IsoSjjyr

Posted on Twitter La diversité en science est essentiel pour une économie forte et inclusive. Visionnez l'événement d'hier #ACXchange https://t.co/RdxLNrNhVA

Three days ago

Didn't vote on Vote #113 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should ensure that: ( a) before making decisions on ...

Didn't vote on Vote #112 That the motion be amended by deleting all the words after the words “funding proposals,” and substituting the ...

Didn't vote on Vote #111 on Bill C-234 Amend the Canada Labour Code (replacement workers)

Didn't vote on Vote #110 on Bill C-247 Amend the Criminal Code (passive detection device)

This week

Didn't vote on Vote #109 That the House call on the government to respect the custom of regional representation when making appointments to ...

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 ...

A week ago

Mentioned by Calgary Herald Liberal MPs handed out 1447 cheques worth $7.8 billion on summer recess Laurentian University President and Vice-Chancellor Dominic Giroux looks on as Paul Lefebvre, Member of Parliament for Sudbury, and Marc Serré, Member of Parliament for Nickel Belt on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science,unveil a ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by McGill Newsroom Canada Foundation for Innovation provides $1.1M for CBRAIN computing platform at McGill Marc Miller, Member of Parliament for Ville-Marie — Le Sud-ouest — Île-des-sœurs, made the announcement at McGill on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, the Minister of Science. CBRAIN, a national network of brain imaging centres linked with ...

Mentioned by McGill Newsroom Canada Foundation for Innovation provides $1.1M for CBRAIN computing platform at McGill Marc Miller, Member of Parliament for Ville-Marie — Le Sud-ouest — Île-des-sœurs, made the announcement at McGill on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, the Minister of Science. CBRAIN, a national network of brain imaging centres linked with ...

Mentioned by Edmonton Journal CANARIE Announces Investment in New Software Tools for Scientific Research John Aldag, Member of Parliament for Cloverdale-Langley City made the announcement today on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science. CANARIE manages the pan-Canadian research data network, a vital component of Canada's ...

Mentioned by Montreal Gazette CANARIE Announces Investment in New Software Tools for Scientific Research John Aldag, Member of Parliament for Cloverdale-Langley City made the announcement today on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science. CANARIE manages the pan-Canadian research data network, a vital component of Canada's ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by CTV News Federal Minister to make announcements at Red River College Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, MaryAnn Mihychuk, will make the announcements, followed by a tour the college's Heavy Equipment Transportation Centre. Mihychuk is making the announcement on behalf of MP Kirsty Duncan, ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Business of the House Mr. Speaker, pursuant to an order adopted by the House on June 9, 2016, I move: That the hour of adjournment for the current sitting day ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, Canada has a rich legacy of scientific achievement. In order to protect and build on that legacy, we need to take a fresh look ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my hon. colleague from Cloverdale—Langley City. The G7 is a key forum for Canada, and I was honoured to ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my colleague, a scientist himself, for that important question. I am working to promote a culture where young people ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, post-secondary institutions are front-line agents in fostering science and research excellence. That is why we announced last Friday nearly $20 million to 33 Canadian ...

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 in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Lac-Saint-Louis. I am happy to participate in the debate on budget 2016. Our government ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague for the question. The government is committed to supporting discovery-based science. Budget 2016 provides $95 million per year to the ...

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 ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Promising Practices to Prevent Violence Against Women Thank you all for coming. We're enormously grateful to all of you in the work you do. Ms. McCarney, you were talking about good data. Could ...

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