Eye and Tissue Data Committee (ETDC)

The Eye and Tissue Data Committee (ETDC) supports the collection, reporting and sharing of data by the Canadian eye and tissue banking community and provides insight into the supply of and the demand for allografts in Canada. 

Members Organization
Ms. Cynthia Johnston (Chair)

Regional Tissue Bank, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Ms. Amber Appleby Organ and Tissue Donation and Transplantation, Canadian Blood Services, Vancouver, British Columbia
Mr. Ivan Yan Eye Bank of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
Mr. Ryan Funk Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, Alberta
Ms. Mijani Ridic Southern Alberta Tissue Program, Calgary, Alberta
Mr. Mike Bentley Comprehensive Tissue Centre, Edmonton, Alberta
Ms. Ellen Sokol

Saskatchewan Transplant Program, St. Paul’s Hospital, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Ms. Kimberly Dodds

Winnipeg Regional Health Authority, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Ms. Brenda Weiss

Misericordia Health Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Ms. Alison Halliday Ontario Professional Firefighters Skin Bank, Toronto, Ontario
Ms. Christine Humphreys Eye Bank of Canada, Toronto, Ontario
Ms. Natalie Smigielski Trillium Gift of Life Toronto, Ontario
Mr. Balram Sukhu Mount Sinai Allograft Technologies, Toronto, Ontario
Mr. Gary Rockl

Héma-Québec, Montreal, Quebec

Ms. Debbie Jefferson

NB Organ and Tissue Program, Horizon Health Network, Saint John, New Brunswick