Dr. Ed Levy | Board of Directors

Ed LevyDr. Ed Levy Ph.D., taught philosophy of science at the University of British Columbia from 1967 to 1987, at which point he joined the biotechnology company, QLT Inc.  Ed served as Senior Vice President of Corporate Development of QLT, which developed the first medical treatment for macular degeneration, a leading cause of blindness among the elderly.  Since retiring from QLT in 2002, he has been an adjunct professor in University of British Columbia Centre for Applied Ethics. He has served on the boards of several companies as well as of charitable organizations including the British Columbia Civil Liberties Association and the Tides Canada Foundation.