Saskatchewan Mass Spectrometry User Group (SMSUG)

The Saskatchewan Mass Spectrometry User Group (SMSUG) is a collective of Saskatchewan-based academic researchers, government scientists and employees, and industry personnel who utilize mass spectrometry as a research and analytical tool.Our aim is to connect individuals who have interest in mass spectrometry within the province of Saskatchewan and create opportunities for networking and initiating collaborative partnerships.

SMSUG was established approximately 25 years ago and currently has over 100 members. We meet 3-4 times per year; at each meeting, an industry-sponsored presentation is delivered.

SMSUG is currently being managed by a 6-member committee:

Co-Chair: Steve Ambrose, National Research Council
Co-Chair: Anas El-Aneed, University of Saskatchewan
Member: Randy Purves, University of Saskatchewan
Member: Warren Schwab, Prairie Diagnostic Services
Member: Bryn Shurmer, Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Member: Dan Sutherland, Agriculture Canada