What’s happening at IHPME

Physician Home Visits

Research into the practice of physicians who provide home visits, and the quality of care provided in physician home visits. Looking for MSc students to lead a study using health administrative data (ICES).

Lead: Lauren Lapointe-Shaw

Boriana Miloucheva

Accepting Students

Faculty Member

Pan-Canadian Study of Psychiatric Care

The Canadian population has poor and inequitable access to psychiatric care despite a steady per-capita supply of psychiatrists in most provinces. There is some quantitative evidence that practice style and characteristics vary substantially among psychiatrists. However, how this compares across […]

Lead: David Rudoler

Paving a Road Map for Integrated Care Evaluation in Canada: A Mixed Methods Evaluation for Seniors with Frailty and Adults Admitted to Hospital with Multimorbidity

Care transitions in and out of hospital are increasingly the target of health system reform in Canada. Despite the focus on care transitions, few interventions have been found to reduce readmissions or costs. Integrated models of care (IC) are evidence-based […]

Lead: Karen Okrainec

Affiliates: Valeria E. Rac, Angela M. Cheung, Lauren Lapointe-Shaw

Data-driven Design of Stroke Systems to Optimize Care and Improve Outcomes

This research program uses data from clinical registries and administrative databases to evaluate stroke health services provision, identify disparities in care, explore healthcare delivery via telemedicine, including Telestroke, and examine health human resources needs to allow for a data-driven redesign […]

Lead: Amy Y.X. Yu

The Cost and Cost-Effectiveness of a Plant-Based Diet

The proportion of Canadians on a plant-based diet remains relatively low (5%). This despite the growing evidence that greater adherence to a plant-based dietary pattern is associated with reduced incidence of type 2 diabetes, obesity, cardiovascular death and several types […]

Lead: Brian Chun-Fai Chan

Ambreen Sayani

Accepting Students

Faculty Member


Global Quality of Care

  • Date: Time: Mon
  • Dates: Mon Cancelled (Family Day)
  • Dates: Mon Cancelled (Winter reading week)
  • Dates: Time: Mon    (In-person; Location: on Quercus)
Peggy Chi

Peggy Chi

Ian Connell

Accepting Students

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