Potential Supervisors

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Dr. Anne Andermann Public Health, Primary Healthcare, Global Health, Aboriginal Health, Immigrant and Refugee Health, Social Determinants of Health, Vulnerable and Marginalized Populations, Health Equity, Health Promotion, Screening, Research Capacity Strengthening, Evidence-Informed Decision-Making, Health Policy, Knowledge Translation, Public Health Ethics
Dr. Neil Andersson 

Cluster randomized controlled trials, Social audit, Evidence-based planning, Community-based research, Epidemiology, Aboriginal health

Dr. Gillian Bartlett Pharmacoepidemiology, Epidemiology, Adverse Events, Health Informatics, Prescription Medication, Primary Care Genomics, Knowledge Translation, Cardiovascular Disease, Hypertension Treatment, Complex Exposure Modeling, Primary Care Research
Dr. Yves Bergevin  Global Health; Maternal and Child Health; Primary Healthcare; Cost-Effective Interventions; Healthcare Systems 
Dr. Howard Bergman   Primary Healthcare; Health Services Research and Policy; Aging; Chronic Disease and Frailty; Alzheimer's Disease
Dr. Anne Cockcroft 

Implementation research, social audit, structural interventions, community-based research, HIV prevention, cluster randomised controlled trials

Dr. Roland Grad Knowledge Translation research in primary health care; Mixed methods research; Information Use; Information Assessment Methods; Clinical Computer-mediated Communication; Clinical Information Retrieval Technology; Continuing professional development
Dr. Jeannie Haggerty Primary health care evaluation; Indicators and evaluation frameworks; Patient experience of care; Accessibility; Continuity of Care; Measures of outcomes and processes of healthcare; Provider Profiling; Administrative Databases; Health Policy Impact; Health Service Organizations
Dr. Susan Law Qualitative Research, Patient Experiences, Patient Engagement, Knowledge Transfer and Exchange, Priority-Setting, Quality Improvement
Dr. Bertrand Lebouché HIV Infection and Prevention, HCV Infection, Medical Ethics, Quality of Care, Patient Experience, Patient-Reported Outcomes, Mixed Methods Research, Clinical Trials, Antiretroviral Therapy. 
Dr. Ann Macaulay Participatory Research, Ethics of Participatory Research, Knowledge Translation, Integrated Knowledge Translation, Health Promotion, Indians: North American, Primary Prevention Type 2 Diabetes
Dr. Peter Nugus Communities of Practice; Organizational learning and change; Understanding and education for care transitions of emergency department patients; Knowledge translation and practice improvement in care coordination for older people; systems and complexity approaches to health care policy, practice and education; Research skills; and Academic writing.
Dr. Pierre Pluye Information Studies; Organization Studies; Mixed Methods Research, Mixed Studies Reviews
Dr. Alexandra De Pokomandy Human Papillomavirus (HPV), HIV, Cancer, Women's Health
Dr. Charo Rodriguez Organizational Discourse, Information Technology, Identity, Inter-Organizational Collaboration, Medical Education, Qualitative Research Methodologies
Dr. Ellen Rosenberg Physician-Patient Relations, Cross-Cultural Care, Health Services
Dr. Tibor Schuster 

Cluster Randomized Controlled Trials; Electronic Medical / Health Record Data; Causal Inference; (Pharmaco-) Epidemiology; Biostatistics; Data Science

Dr. Ian Shrier  Sports Medicine; Biostatistics  
Dr. Pierre-Paul Tellier 

 Identity formation in family medicine academics, Evaluation of a e-learning tool for medical students on pain assessment and management, Health promotion needs of indigenous medical students

Dr. Isabelle Vedel Primary Care, Family Medicine, Health Service Research/Organization, Mixed Method Research, Chronic Diseases, Alzheimer Disease, Information Technology
Dr. Mark Ware Pain, Cannabinoids, Epidemiology, Complementary Medicine, Epidemiology of chronic pain; Primary care management of low back pain; Evaluating the use of cannabis and cannabinoids for medical purposes; Evaluating complementary and alternative approaches to pain management
Dr. Machelle Wilchesky 

Dementia, Quality of medical and nursing care for the frail elderly residing in Long-Term Care facilities, Pharmacoepidemiology, Optimal medication use in patients with dementia, De-prescribing, Delirium superimposed on dementia, Neuropsychiatric symptoms of dementia, Epidemiology

Dr. Mark Yaffe Family Caregiving; Elder Abuse; Depression Management; Patient Self-Care



Dr. Sara Ahmed 

Chronic Disease Management, Health Outcome Assessment, Clinical Epidemiology, Population and Public Health, Preventive Medicine, Health Informatics, Health Services Research, Health Technology Assessment

Dr. Olivier Beauchet  Age-related Mobility and Cognitive Decline; Age, Risk Factors, and Health System; and Vitamin D Deficiency 
Dr. David Buckeridge  Biosurveillance; Medical Informatics; and Public Health 
Dr. Carolyn Ells  Patient-centered care theory and Research Ethics Review Process/Policy 
Dr. Jennifer Fishman  Empirical Ethics; Personalized Genomic Medicine; Bioethics; End of Life decisions 
Dr. Matthias Friedrich  Cardiology; Cardiology Magnetic Resonance 
Dr. Richard Hovey  Patient-centered Care; Communication in Healthcare; Phenomenology; Hermeneutics; Interdisciplinary Practice; Leadership; Patient and Health Professional Education 

Dr. Patricia Tak Sam Li 

Pediatrics, health services research, primary care, asthma, administrative databases, guidelines, preventive care, knowledge translation, knowledge synthesis

Dr. Antonia Maioni  Healthcare Reform in US and Canada; Social Policy and Welfare State; Comparative Politics; Provincial and Quebec Politics
Dr. Melissa Park  Clinical Reasoning; Cultural Diversity; Chronic and Long term Illness; Disability Experiences; Mixed Methods; Ethnography 
Dr. Erin Strumpf  Health economics; Health Policy 
Dr. Daniel Weinstock 

Social and political philosophy; ethics of public policy; ethics of nationalism; foundations of international ethics politics of language and identity; democracy, citizenship, and pluralism; justice in multinational states; accommodation of cultural and moral diversity in democratic societies

Dr. Meredith Young 

Medical decision making, clinical reasoning, decision making across the lifespan and expertise, how to effectively assess trainees, and factors that can influence public perceptions of health



Dr. Tracie Barnett 

Epidemiology of Pediatric Obesity; Obesity, physical activity, sedentary behaviours, dietary habits; Cardiovascular risk factor profile and metabolic health of children and adolescents; Methods of longitudinal data analysis; Influence of residential neighbourhoods and schools

Dr. Julie Bruneau Epidemiology, HIV, HCV, Injection Drug Use, Access to Health Care by Drug Addicts 
Dr. Yves Couturier  Interprofessional coordination; Health Service Integration; Professional Practice; and Interdisciplinarity 
Dr. Catherine Hudon  Primary Healthcare; Multimorbidities and Chronic Illness in Primary Healthcare; Patient Centered Care 
Dr. Amalia Issa 

Personalized Medicine; pharmacogenomics; pharmaceutical outcomes research and policy; pharmacoepidemiology; policy relevant to genomics

Dr. Janusz Kaczorowski 

Medical Sociology, Cluster Randomized Trials, Family Medicine, Primary Healthcare
Dr. Edeltraut Kroger  Aging; Cognitive Decline; Dementia; Pharmacoepidemiology
Dr. Marie-Thérèse Lussier  Medication Conversations with Patients; Asthma; Mental Health Consultation in Primary Healthcare; Chronic Illnesses and Problems
Dr. Emily Marshall  Primary healthcare models; Community-based primary healthcare services; Population Data and Vulnerable populations; Healthcare access 
Dr. Christian Rochefort 

Patient safety, adverse events, quality and performance assessment, electronic health record, administrative databases, clinical databases, natural language processing, machine learning, automated detection, epidemiology, nurse staffing, nursing administration research, survival analysis, pharmacoepidemiology