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Dr. Albert (Ab) Chudley

Dr. Albert (Ab) Chudley is the Medical Director of the Genetics and Metabolism Program at the Winnipeg Children’s Hospital and a Professor at the University of Manitoba. He has both clinical and research experience in FASD. He has consulted to a variety of agencies and governments at Provincial, National and International levels on issues relevant to Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). He is a former member of Health Canada's National Advisory Committee on FASD and a former member of the Canada Northwest FASD Research Network. Therefore it is only fitting that Dr. Ab Chudley is virtually running in support of FASD research.

 

Supporting research in:
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder is the leading known cause of developmental disability in Canada. Innocent children contract this disorder due to maternal consumption of alcohol during pregnancy.

The collaboration between IMRIC and the University of Manitoba is hoping to reduce the severity and incidence of FASD and to ensure that no child will ever have to suffer from this debilitating disorder ever again.