Jessica Widdifield

PhD (University of Toronto)

Professional Interests

Musculoskeletal Health, Inflammatory Arthritis, Arthritis, Epidemiology, Health Services Research, Access to Medical Care, Chronic Disease Management, Rheumatology, Primary Care, Orthopaedics, Outcomes and Evaluation, Healthcare Delivery, Population Health, Health Administrative Data, Electronic Medical Records, Health Informatics, Quality Measurement


Dr. Widdifield’s research is focused on measuring and improving the health and quality of care provided to Canadians with arthritis and musculoskeletal conditions.

Other Affiliations

  • Scientist, Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Holland Bone and Joint Research Program, Sunnybrook Research Institute
  • Adjunct Scientist, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES)