Peer-Reviewed Publications & Reports


Aging through the time of COVID-19: A survey of self-reported healthcare access, BMC Health Services Research

Typology of Indigenous health system governance in Canada, Canadian Public Administration

Interpreting forty-three-year trends of expenditures on public health in Canada: Long-run trends, temporal periods, and data differences, Health Policy

Comparison of outpatient coverage in Canada: Assistive and medical devices, Health Policy

Achieving higher performing primary care through patient registration: A review of twelve high-income countries, Health Policy

“It’s more than just needing money”: The value of supporting networks of care, Journal of Aging & Social Policy

Development of a web-based survey on the financial risks of unpaid caregiving: Approach and lessons learned from a Canadian perspective, Home Health Services Quarterly

The current and potential uses of Electronic Medical Record (EMR) data for primary health care performance measurement in the Canadian context: a qualitative analysis, BMC Health Services Research

A comparison of health policy responses to the COVID-19 pandemic in Canada, Ireland, the United Kingdom and the United States of America, Health Policy

The Federal Government and Canada’s COVID-19 Responses: From “We’re ready, we’re prepared” to “Fires and burning”Health Economics, Policy and Law

Putting the Patient First: A Scoping Review of Patient Desires in Canada, Healthcare Policy

Physical activity among predominantly white middle-aged and older adults during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic: results from a national longitudinal survey, Frontiers in Public Health

Identifying policy levers to reduce never events: a comparison of three high-income jurisdictions [Poster], Annual Conference of the Canadian Association for Health Services and Policy (CAHSPR) 2021

Age-based healthcare stereotype threat during the COVID-19 pandemic, Journal of Gerontological Social Work

Major health reforms in 31 high-income countries in 2018 and 2019; expert informed identification, clustering, and analyses over time of “top-three” national reforms, Health Policy

The rollout of the COVID-19 vaccination: what can Canada learn from Israel? Israel Journal of Health Policy

Mandatory reporting legislation in Canada: improving systems for patient safety? Health Economics, Policy and Law

Features Constituting Actionable COVID-19 Dashboards: Descriptive Assessment and Expert Appraisal of 158 Public Web-Based COVID-19 Dashboards, Journal of Medical Internet Research

Expanding health care coverage in Canada: a dramatic shift in the debate, Health Economics, Policy and Law

COVID-19, Federalism, and Health Care Financing in Canada, the United States, and Mexico, Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis: Research and Practice


Patients’ Views of the Canadian Health-Care System, NAO Study prepared for the Ontario Medical Association

Provincial legislative and regulatory standards for pain assessment and management in long-term care homes: a scoping review and in-depth case analysis, BMC Geriatrics

Do health systems cover the mouth? Comparing dental care coverage for older adults in eight jurisdictions, Health Policy

Putting People First – The final report of the comprehensive review of Yukon’s health and social programs and services

Understanding the Policy Context and Conditions Necessary for the Establishment of Supervised Consumption Sites in Canada: A Comparative Analysis of Alberta and Manitoba, Health Reform Observer

An alternate level of care plan: Co-designing components of an intervention with patients, caregivers and providers to address delayed hospital discharge challenges, Health Expectations

Advancing Direct Payment Reforms in Ontario and Scotland, Health Reform Observer

Managing and Regulating Contracted Medicare Services in Non-Hospital Facilities [Poster], Centre for Health Services and Policy Research (CHSPR) 2020 Annual Health Policy Conference

Mapping variability in allocation of Long-Term Care funds across payer agencies in OECD countries, Health Policy

Evaluating the Implementation of Three Integrated Care Programs for Older Adults with Major Neurocognitive Disorders, Health Reform Observer

Understanding Universality within a Liberal Welfare Regime: The Case of Universal Social Programs in Canada, Social Inclusion

Federalism, Physicians, and Public Policy: A Comparison of Health Care Reform in Canada and Brazil, Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis: Research and Practice

Collaborative Governance for Integrated Care: Insights from a Policy Stakeholder Dialogue, International Journal of Integrated Care

Utilization of Advanced Cardiovascular Therapies in the United States and Canada, Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes

The 2018 decision to establish an Advisory Council on adding pharmaceuticals to universal health coverage in Canada, Health Policy



The north is not all the same: comparing health system performance in 18 northern regions of Canada, International Journal of Circumpolar Health

Improving access to family medicine in Quebec through quotas and numerical targets, Health Reform Observer

Utilization and Outcomes for Spine Surgery in the United States and Canada, Spine

Measuring horizontal inequity in healthcare utilisation: a review of methodological developments and debates, The European Journal of Health Economics

Putting National Pharmacare on the Federal Agenda: Creation of an Advisory Council, Health Reform Observer

National Health Insurance: A conceptual framework from conflicting typologies, Health Policy

Federalism, Physicians, and Public Policy: A Comparison of Health Care Reform in Canada and Brazil, Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis

Managers and clinicians: Perceptions of the impact of regionalization in two regions in Canada, Healthcare Management

Coordinating primary care services: A case of policy layering, Health Policy Forum

Hip fracture care in Manitoba, Canada and New York State, United States: an analysis of administrative data, CMAJ Open

Risk Factors for Snoring in Two Canadian First Nations Communities, Clocks and Sleep

Myths, Misperceptions, and Policy Learning: Comparing Healthcare in the United States and Canada, The Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics



Doctors and Canadian Medicare: Improving Accountability and Performance, Healthcare Papers

Canadian medicare: historical reflections, future directions, Health Economics, Policy and Law

A fragile but critical link: a commentary on the importance of government-academy relationships, Israel Journal of Health Policy Research

The Comparative Performance of the Canadian and Australian Health Systems, Health Management Forum

Rebalancing Health Systems Towards Community-Based Care: The Role of Subsectoral Politics, Health Policy

Community-based Reform Efforts: The Case of the Aging at Home Strategy, Healthcare Policy

Can history improve big bang health reform?  Commentary, Health Economics, Policy and Law

How does it feel to be a problem? Patients’ experiences of self-management support in New Zealand and Canada, Health Expectations

Canada’s Universal Health-Care System: Achieving its Potential, The Lancet

Improving Accessibility to Services and Increasing Efficiency Through Merger and Centralization in Québec, Health Reform Observer