Associate Professor, McMaster University, Department of Oncology
Associate Member, Department of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics
Improving the quality and delivery of palliative care through health services and policy research.
Improving community-based palliative care to:
- Optimize the homecare system (e.g. nursing) across multiple provinces to prevent unnecessary acute care use and costs;
- Understand the impact of interdisciplinary, community-based, palliative care teams on patient and health system outcomes
- Develop system-level quality indicators for measuring palliative care and health system performance