Research Advisory Committee (RAC)

Mandate: The RAC supports CDHA by providing research expertise and guidance on emerging issues of relevance to the dental hygiene profession and helping to build research capacity within Canada.


Joanna Asadoorian, Chair
George Brown College

Larissa Bubnowicz
University of Manitoba

Abdulrahman Ghoneim
University of Toronto

Marilyn Goulding
Educator/Clinical Researcher

Valerie Herring
Canadian Foundation for Dental Hygiene Research and Education
Government of the Northwest Territories; Health and Social Services Authority

Salme Lavigne
Canadian Journal of Dental Hygiene
University of Manitoba

Jacqueline VanMalsen
University of Alberta

Committee staff: Juliana Jackson, manager of policy, research, and government relations.