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André Bussières

André Bussières
 Position: Assistant Professor

Building: Hosmer House 3630 prom Sir-William-Osler

Office Room: H-205

Mailing Address: 3654 prom Sir-William-Osler, Montréal, QC, Canada H3G 1Y5

Office Phone: (514) 398-4400 ext 00849

andre [dot] bussieres [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)


  • Assistant Professor, McGill's School of Physical and Occupational Therapy
  • Cross-appointment: Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
  • Professeur (régulier), Département Chiropratique, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières (UQTR)

Education: BSc (Nursing) Université de Montréal; DC, Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, Toronto; Fellowship in Clinical Sciences, Toronto; MSc (Kinesiology) Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières; PhD (Population Health) University of Ottawa.

Research Interests:

Dr. Bussières' research focuses on clinical practice guideline development and uptake to improve process of care and patient outcome, knowledge synthesis, implementation research and professional behaviour change, and musculoskeletal disorders.

Selected Publications:

Bussières AE, Patey A, Francis JJ, Sales A and Grimshaw JM. (2012). Identifying factors likely to influence compliance with diagnostic imaging guideline recommendations for spine disorders among chiropractors in North America: a focus group study using the Theoretical Domains Framework. Implementation Science, 7:82.

Taylor JAM and Bussières AE. (2012) Diagnostic imaging for spinal disorders in the elderly: A narrative review. Chiropractic & Manual Therapies, 20(1):16.

Grimshaw, J, Worswick, J, Mayhew A, Bennet R, Fiander M, Vachon B, Wayne C, Weir M, Augustincic L, Bussieres A, Cheung A, Laberge H, Pardo J and Silver A. (2010). An overview of quality improvement and health system interventions to improve diabetes management and outcomes. Ottawa, Canada: Ottawa Hospital Research Institute.

Bussières AE, Laurencelle L and Peterson C. (2010). Diagnostic imaging guidelines implementation study: A randomized trial with postal follow-ups. J Chiropractic Edu, 24(1):3-19.

Stuber K, Bussières A and Gotlib A. (2009). Chiropractic research capacity in Canada in 2008 – Phase 3. J Can Chiropr Assoc, 53(2):225-228.

Stuber K, Bussières A and Gotlib A. (2009). Research consortium workshop III to advance the Canadian Chiropractic Research Agenda. J Can Chiropr Assoc, 53(1):7-13.

Stuber K, Bussières A and Gotlib A. (2009). Chiropractic research capacity in Canada in 2008. J Can Chiropr Assoc, 53(2):78-86.