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Katie Greenwood

Health Canada
Director, Risk Assessment Bureau, Consumer Product Safety Directorate, Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch (HECSB)

Katie Greenwood is the Director of the Risk Assessment Bureau of Health Canada’s Consumer Product Safety Directorate at Health Canada.   In this role, Katie is responsible  for a continuum of risk detection, monitoring and assessment functions  for consumer products and cosmetics including  contributing to the development of national and international standards, the development of risk assessment and characterization frameworks and for product testing in our Product Safety Laboratory.  Katie is also responsible for coordinating CPSD’s domestic and international stakeholder outreach, collaboration and engagement activities.  Katie has over 20 years of experience in the Health Portfolio, including regulatory and policy roles in food safety, pharmaceuticals, controlled drugs and precursor chemicals and industrial hemp. She holds an Honours Bachelor of Science degree from Queen’s University.