Canadian Animal Health Institute

Canadian Regulatory Bodies

Health Canada

Veterinary Drugs Directorate
Health Products and Food Branch
Health Canada
Holland Cross Complex
Ground Floor, Suite 14
11 Holland Ave
Ottawa, ON K1A 0K9
General Information
Phone(613) 954-5687
Fax(613) 957-3861

Dr. Mary Jane Ireland, Director General
Phone(613) 954-1873
Fax(613) 954-5694

Emergency Drug Release
Annie Tourangeau, Emergency Drug Release Officer
Phone(613) 680-4744
Fax(613) 946-1125

Adverse Drug Reaction Reporting - Pharmacovigilance Program
Phone(877) 838-7322
Fax(613) 946-1125
Clinical Evaluation Division
Drug Evaluation Team
Phone(613) 941-8718

Human Safety Division
Dr. Manisha Mehrotra, Director
Phone(613) 941-8775

Manufacturing and Chemical Evaluation Division
Abdelghani Ouassal, Acting Chief
Phone(613) 948-6863

Policy, Regulatory & International Affairs Division
Dr. Lateef Adewoye, Acting Director 
Phone(613) 769-1918
Submission & Knowledge Management Division
Dr. Lateef Adewoye, Acting Director 
Phone(613) 769-1918

Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)

Canadian Centre for Veterinary Biologics
59 Camelot Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0Y9
Fax (613) 773-7570

Dr. Pawan Agrawal , National Manager
Phone(613) 773-7400

Mr. Pat Barbeau, Product Registration Assistant - Licences & Permits
Phone(613) 773-7401; fax (613) 773-7115


Veterinary Biologics Evaluators

Dr. Sevak Bhandary
Phone(613) 773-7402

 Dr. Tara da Costa
Phone(613) 773-7405

 Ms. Melissa Morley
Phone(613) 773-7412

Dr. Lina Naczynski
Phone(613) 773-7706

 Dr. Sheila Tan
Phone(613) 773-7414

Dr. Oksana Yarosh
(613) 773-7415

Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA)

2720 Riverside Drive
Ottawa, ON K1A 0K9
Dr. Richard Aucoin, Executive Director
Phone(800) 267-6315
Fax(613) 736-3701