Dr. Stuart Turvey

Dr. Stuart Turvey, MBBS, DPHIL, FRCPC

Precision Health Lead

Investigator, BC Children's Hospital
Canada Research Chair in Pediatric Precision Health
Aubrey J. Tingle Professor of Pediatric Immunology
Co-Lead Principal Investigator, The Rare Disease Discovery Hub

Dr. Turvey provides clinical care in the specialty of Pediatric Clinical Immunology, while his research program focuses on defining the underlying genetic causes of pediatric infectious and inflammatory diseases. Dr. Turvey is an internationally recognized researcher with a track record of successful leadership of large scale initiatives including serving a BCCHR Director of Clinical Research (2012-18), co-lead of the Rare Disease Discovery Hub (2018-) and co-Director of the national CHILD birth cohort study (2008-).

Russell Bonaguro

Russell Bonaguro, BSc., MPH, PMP

Project Manager

Mr. Bonaguro will continue to identify/develop infrastructure and capacity opportunities that can best support the Initiative, and will act as a knowledge broker for administrative areas of the Initiative.