Journal of Oceanography and Marine Research

Journal of Oceanography and Marine Research
Open Access

ISSN: 2572-3103

Dr. Olga Margarita Pulido

Dr. Olga Margarita Pulido

Dr. Olga Margarita Pulido
Adjunct Professor, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
University of Ottawa, Canada


Dr. Pulido is a Fellow of the International Academy of Toxicologic Pathology (FIATP) Medical Specialist: Anatomical Pathology. American Board of Pathology, USA Licensed Physician & Surgeon, State of Illinois, USA (Reg. # 036-057842) Licensed Physician, College of Physicians of Nova Scotia, Canada (Reg. # 7027) Certificate from the Educational Council for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG), USA F.L.E.X. Medical Licensing Examination, State of Illinois, USA Certificate for Foreign Physicians from the Medical Council of Canada
Medical Doctor (MD), Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela Postgraduate Medical Training for Foreign Physicians, University of Miami, USA Medical Residence, Laboratory Medicine & Anatomical Pathology, Queens University, Ontario, CA Medical Residence, Neuropathology, University of Western Ontario, CA Master of Science, Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Neuroscience/Endocrinology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, CA
• Adjunct Professor, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Medical School, University of Ottawa, 1988-present • Career Development and Outreach Committee, Society of Toxicologic Pathology (active). • Accreditation Committee, International Academy of Toxicologic Pathology (active). • Principal co-investigator for Health Canada, on the study “Living with Gluten-Free in Canada”, in collaboration with the Canadian Celiac Association and La Fondation québécoise de la maladie coéliaque (FQMC). 2008-2013. • Director for the Americas, Board of Directors, International Academy of Toxicologic Pathology. 2009-2011. • Invited Professor- PhD Program in Neurotoxicology & Psychopharmacology “Universidad of Riviera i Virgili (Tarragona) and University of Almeria, Spain, 2005-2007. • Joint FAO/IOC/WHO Expert Committee on Biotoxins in Bivalve Mollusks, 2004 • Expert Committee on Drug and Pharmacotherapy, Ontario Medical Association; 2003-2005. • Scientific Committee of the International Neurotoxicology Association (INA), 2003-2005. • Society of Toxicologic Pathology Scientific and Regulatory Policy Committee, 2005-2006. • Mentor for Post-doctoral fellowship program, Office of the Chief Scientist, HC,2005-2006 • Member Cell and Molecular Cardiovascular Research, Ottawa Heart Institute,1988-2005 • Organizer and Chair for Continuing Education Course on Developmental Neuropathology, Society of Toxicologic Pathologists, 2006. • Program Manager for the Controversial Food File (fat substitute-Olestra), reporting to the Director General (George Paterson), Food Directorate, 1997-99 • A/Head of the Special Access Program, Therapeutic Program, reporting directly to the Bureau Medical Director,1992 • Ad Hoc Internal Consultant for Controversial Files, Therapeutic Program (see consultation reports). • Member of Special Threat Assessment Group (STAG), Health Canada 1994-2000 • M.D. Executive, Professional Institute of the Public Services of Canada 1991-1999. • Tri-Faculty Committee on International Health, Ottawa University 1991-.2000. • Curriculum Development and Basic Science Instructor, Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, Toronto, Ontario, 1985-1988. • Multicultural Health Coalition, Multicultural Centre, Hamilton, Ontario 80-88. • Health Education for Canadian Natives, McMaster University 86-88. • Educational Advisory Board for the College of Naturopathic Medicine, Toronto 86-88 • Development of Educational Video Series: “The Biology of Human Aging", McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, 1988. • Organization and Chair: Interdisciplinary Workshop on Trans-cultural Health, Hamilton- Wentworth Region. McMaster University and Minister of Citizenship and Culture of Ontario. Hamilton, 1987.

Research Interest

Physical Oceanography, Health Products and Food Risk/Safety/Benefit assessment and management, Toxicologic Pathology, Neurotoxicology of Environmental Chemicals and Food Contaminants, Toxicologic Neuropathology, Regulatory and mechanistic toxicology & pathology, Celiac disease and food allergies