Karen Born

PhD (University of Toronto)
MSc (London School of Economics)
BA (McGill University)


Karen Born, PhD is an assistant professor (teaching stream) and interim program director of the M.HSc. in Health Administration. Karen served as Knowledge Translation Lead for the Choosing Wisely Canada campaign from 20152022 and in that capacity was responsible for dissemination of campaign content to patients and the public, the integration of the campaign into medical education and coordination of the Choosing Wisely international collaboration. Karen is the assistant scientific director of the Ontario COVID-19 Science Advisory Table. Karen teaches on knowledge translation, health policy, patient safety, quality improvement and resource stewardship.