EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE - Functions
  • To review direction, philosophy, mission, vision and oversee representation of relevant sectors at Steering Committee
  • To oversee the operational and financial activities of IMHP and report to the Steering committee 
  • To propose and recommend plans to the Steering Committee regarding Task forces and committees needed to reach objectives
  • Establishing relationships with other organizations and government 
  • Advocacy for change 
  • Lead the process for performance reviews of Director 
  • To oversee and support the work of the Director

Members: 
Margaret Leslie Mothercraft, Breaking the Cycle (Co-Chair)
Jean Wittenberg, The Hospital for Sick Children, Psychiatry
Cynthia Alutis, Child Development Institute
Brenda Packard, Children's Aid Society of Toronto
Mary Rella, Skylark Children, Youth & Families

STEERING COMMITTEE - Functions
  • To recommend and approve conceptual, philosophical and structural principles
  • To provide direction and guidance for committee activities 
  • To review and approve committee recommendations or proposals 
  • To review and approve IMHP’s budget 
  • To review and coordinate recommendations from Committees re: their membership

Members:
(Co-Chair) Margaret Leslie, Mothercraft, Breaking the Cycle
(Co-Chair) Jean Wittenberg, The Hospital for Sick Children, Psychiatry
Cynthia Alutis, Child Development Institute
Gladys Atawo, Toronto Public Health
Julie Burdon, SickKids Centre for Community Mental Health
Beverley Cesar Nova, Toronto Children's Services
Brenda Clarke, Algoma Family Services
Leona Corniere, Yukon Child Development Centre
Malini Dave, SickKids, Emergency Medicine & Black Creek CHC 
Hiltrud Dawson, Best Start/ Health Nexus
Susan Dundas, Child Psychiatrist
Lee Hinton, Saskatchewan Prevention Institute
Jane Kenny, Rosalie Hall
Brigitte Lapointe, Association of Early Interventionists, New Brunswick
Wendy, McAllister, Health Nexus
Donna McIlroy, Peel Children's Centre
Brenda Packard, Children's Aid Society of Toronto
Rebecca Pillai-Riddell, York University, OUCH Lab
Mary Rella, Skylark Children, Youth & Families
Blanca Serrano, Public Health Agency of Canada
Rachell Skinner, Aisling Discoveries Child & Family Centre

EDUCATION COMMITTEE - Functions
  • To plan training programs according to needs identified, ensuring sensitivity to diverse socio-economic and cultural groups

Members:
(Chair) Mary Rella, Skylark Children, Youth & Families
Anna Baas-Anderson, Sheridan College
Heather Bartlett, Daybreak Parent Child Centre
Mary Fisher, Seneca College 
Lee Ford-Jones, The Hospital for Sick Children, Social Pediatrics
Sharon Lorber, The Hospital for Sick Children, Social Work
Janet MacQuarrie, Blue Hills Child & Family
Jacquie Martin, Silver Creek Pre-School
Jennifer Miles, Catholic Children's Aid Society
Anna Patola, Humber College, Early Childhood Education
James Reynolds, Queens University, Centre for Neurociences
Sue Riley, Toronto District School Board
Lavonne Roloff, Alberta Home Visiting Network Association (AHVNA)
Gina Spratt, Infant and Child Development Services-Niagara
Mireille St.Jean, Department of Family Medicine, University of Ottawa, Family Physician
Marlyn Wall, Ontario Assocations of Children's Aid Societies (OACAS)

EDITORIAL BOARD - Functions
  • To critically review in a timely way articles submitted and to make suggestions on style, grammar, spelling, organization, headings etc. so that articles are easy to read and follow
  • To ensure that the content is theoretically credible, where possible evidence based, and suitable for IMHP readers 
  • To make suggestions for adaptations needed 
  • To ensure that articles contain no statements that might be considered libelous, inflammatory, racist, sexist, etc in their language 
  • To suggest articles and authors.

Members:
Susan Berry, (retired) Psychologist
Eileen Keith, Infant and Child Development Services Peel
Mirek Lojkasek, Clinical and Developmental Psychologist
Sharon Lorber, The Hospital for Sick Children, Social Work
Janet MacQuarrie, Blue Hills Child & Family
Kathy Moran McAlpine, (Retired) Private Practice
Mary Jean Watson, Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit

STAFF

Chaya Kulkarni, Director,
(416) 813-6062  e-mail: chaya.kulkarni@sickkids.ca

Donna Hill, Communication and Events
(416) 813-7654 x 207205 e-mail: donna.hill@sickkids.ca

Annie Gelibolyan, Administrator
(416) 813-7654 x 201082 e-mail: annie.gelibolyan@sickkids.ca

Laura Banfield, Project Coordinator 
(416) 813-7654 x 228185  email: laura.banfield@sickkids.ca

Nisreen Khambati, Project Coordinator
(416) 813-7654 x 202836  email: nisreen.khambati@sickkids.ca