Moumita Sarkar has over 12 years of professional experience in such diverse areas as clinical research, education and women’s issues and services. This encompasses research, coordination, writing, presentation and speaking to media. Since 2000, Moumita has held the position of Alcohol and Substance Use Counselor with The Motherisk Program, Hospital for Sick Children. Moumita is a highly skilled clinical researcher with an expertise in Maternal and Fetal Pharmacology. Moumita holds a PhD with the Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto with a specialist in Addiction Medicine. She currently serves as an advisory committee member for several National and Community Task Forces with respect to Alcohol and illicit substance use prevention.