Advisory Committee

Purpose and Function

To provide expertise, advice and guidance in support of CHHRN's strategic plans, goals and activities:

  • Identify and recommend strategic research areas for consideration by CHHRN;
  • Identify and recommend capacity building and knowledge exchange opportunities for consideration by CHHRN;
  • Identify and recommend potential synergies and/or partnerships and opportunities for CHHRN to leverage resources.
  • Participate in the collaborative development of research and community partnerships at the Regional, Provincial/Territorial, National and/or International level to promote the research activities of CHHRN's research agenda.

Committee Members

 Name  Affiliation
 Owen Adams  Canadian Medical Association
 Miin Alikahn   Alberta Health
 Geoff Ballinger  Canadian Institute for Health Information
 Karen Bloor  University of York, UK
 James Buchan  Queen Mary’s College,  UK
 James Campbell  Global Health Workforce Alliance; WHO
 Karen Cohen  Canadian Psychological Association
 Krista Connell  Nova Scotia Health Reserach Foundation
 Gilles Dussault  International Health and Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Universidade Nova de Lisboa
 Barbara Foulds  Algonquin College
 Maria Mathews  Memorial University
 Jean Moore  University of Albany, U.S.
 Chris Robertson  Australian Health Professional Regulatory Authority
 Anthony Scott  Australian Health Workforce Institute
 Vasanthi Srinivasan  Ontario SPOR Support Unit
 Christina Weise  Research Manitoba
 John H.V. Gilbert  University of BC, Dalhousie University, WHO Collaborating Centre on Health Workforce Planning & Research and Canadian Interprofessional Health Collaborative
 Gholamhossein Salehi Zalani Centre for Health Human Resources Studies and Research, Ministry of Health and Medical Education, I.R. Iran
 Julie Thorpe Health Canada
 Cindy Cruickshank Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness
 Graham Willis Pan-American Health Organization

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