Halifax has world class researchers in its midst and their studies carried out through our university institutions such as Saint Mary’s University attract the interest of other researcher from across the globe. This fact was demonstrated by the success Professor Susan Bjornson achieved when she invited her colleagues in the study of invertebrate pathology to meet in Halifax. More than 300 delegates from 30 countries accepted the invitation.
Year of ambassadorship: 2011
Industry sector: Life Science
Organization: Saint Mary's University
Association: Society for Invertebrate Pathology