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Jeffrey Bernstein

Social Entrepreneur

A Toronto-based social entrepreneur with an interest in new approaches to solving pressing public policy challenges, Jeff has co-founded synapsABILITY to support disability care networks in the province of Ontario. Trained as a foreign policy analyst, he worked previously as a human rights adviser to Canadian Senator Roméo Dallaire, and went on the hunt for counterfeit medicines in South Sudan and Myanmar for STATT, a boutique consulting firm dedicated to mitigating transnational threats and expanding transnational opportunities. Jeff holds a Master's degree from the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs (NPSIA), and an undergraduate degree from the University of Toronto.