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Dr. Arya Sharma

Professor, Scientific Director, Canadian Obesity Network

Arya M. Sharma, MD, is an expert advisor with, Professor and
Chair in Obesity at the University of Alberta and Scientific Director of the Canadian
Obesity Network.
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The Misconception About Scientific Research

The notion of focusing on "commercialization" of scientific enterprise is based on a fundamental misconception of how science works. This misconception is largely based on confusing the role and motivation of the scientist with that of the inventor.
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