Heather Boon

Heather Boon BScPhm, PhD is a professor and vice-provost, Faculty & Academic Life, and the former dean of the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy at the University of Toronto. She is one of the founding Directors of the Canadian Interdisciplinary Network for Complementary and Alternative Medicine research and is the current President of the International Society of Complementary Medicine. Her primary research interests are the safety and efficacy of natural health products as well as complementary/alternative medicine regulation and policy issues. She is the author of a textbook on natural health products and over 130 academic publications in the area.