Isabelle Vedel

Isabelle Vedel
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isabelle.vedel [at]

isabelle.vedel [at] (Isabelle Vedel, MD, PhD)

Associate Professor, Dept. of Family Medicine

Graduate Program Director for the MSc program

Research Co-Director

Co-founder and scientific director of the ROSA research team

(Research on Organization of Healthcare Services for Alzheimers)

Research interests: Dr. Isabelle Vedel is a public health physician and an Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at McGill University. She is also an investigator at the Lady Davis Institute at the Sir Mortimer B. Davis - Jewish General Hospital. She did her post-doctoral fellowship in health service research in chronic disease management (health care services organization, health management, information technology) at McGill University (2012). She has received an investigator award from the Canadian Institute of Health Research and a Dawson Scholar. 

Dr. Isabelle Vedel’s research interests are mainly in health care organization and primary health care services for persons with multiple chronic diseases and older patients. Her research work focuses on health services research in chronic disease management, particularly Alzheimer’s or related disorders.

Dr. Vedel’s research agenda currently includes programs on the implementation, evaluation, and organization of health care services for older patients and patients with multiple chronic diseases. She is presently conducting studies on the implementation and impacts of new models of primary care, such as integrated care services and transitional care for complex patients with multiple chronic diseases including Alzheimer’s or related diseases. Dr. Isabelle Vedel is also undertaking research studies on the implementation of health information technologies in the context of chronic disease management.

She has received an investigator award from the Canadian Institute of Health Research and a Dawson Scholar. She is currently a Clinical Research Scholars junior 2 (Fonds de Recherche Quebec Santé - FRQS).

She has expertise in health service and policy evaluation research, implementation science, mixed methods research and complex systematic reviews of the literature.

Keywords: Primary care, family medicine, health service research/organization, policy research, mixed method research, big data and administrative databases, surveillance, implementation science, international, chronic diseases, older persons, Alzheimer disease, information technology. 

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Clinician Scientist
Graduate Supervisor
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