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Stephen Herst

Chief Operating Officer

Stephen Herst is TFRI’s chief operating officer. Stephen was previously director of research development at the BC Cancer Research Centre and held executive positions at two successful Networks of Centres of Excellence - the Canadian Genetic Diseases Network and the Protein Engineering Network of Centres of Excellence. He was part of the team that launched the Canadian Bioinformatics Workshops and was involved in the early development of the Human Genome Organization in Europe. More recently, Stephen has been a project manager for a number of large-scale genomics research programs at BC Cancer.