Dr Anne Snowdon – Notice biographique

Dr. Anne Snowdon

Professor, Strategy and Entrepreneurship
Academic Chair, World Health Innovation Network (WIN)
Odette School of Business

Dr. Anne Snowdon is a Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship, Academic Chair of the World Health Innovation Network (WIN), and Scientific Director and CEO of SCAN Health, a Networks of Centres of Excellence International Knowledge Translation Platform, at the University of Windsor, Odette School of Business. 

SCAN Health is a global network of partners from industry, academia, health systems, and government focused on advancing supply chain infrastructure in health systems to strengthen quality, safety, and system performance. Dr. Snowdon is also leading over 15 innovation research initiatives across seven Canadian provinces that collaborate with government, health professionals, private industry, foundations, and families. 

She is a member of the Ontario Health Innovation Council, is Vice Chair of the Board of the Directors for Alberta Innovates, a board member of the Ontario Centres of Excellence, and is an Expert Advisor to the Canadian Space Agency focused on Space Health and Innovation: Emerging challenges, new opportunities and benefits to society. 

Dr. Snowdon holds patents, and has commercialized a highly successful booster seat product for children traveling in vehicles. She holds a PhD in Nursing from the University of Michigan, an MSc from McGill University, and BScN from Western University.  She is a Fulbright Scholar, is a Fellow of the American Academy of Nurses, and received the CIHR Partnership Award for her partnership with the automotive industry focused on injury prevention for children.