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Contact Info:

Transdisciplinary Understanding and Training on Research - Primary Health Care,
Centre for Studies in Family Medicine,
The Western Centre for Public Health and Family Medicine,
Western University,
1151 Richmond St,
London, ON, Canada N6A 3K7

Visitor & Courier Address
Centre for Studies in Family Medicine,
Western Centre for Public Health and Family Medicine (PHFM),
Room 2137,
Western University,
1465 Richmond Street,
London, ON, N6G 2M

Tel: (519) 661-2111 Ext. 22089
Fax: (519) 858 5029   


Alumni ...
Alumni Profiles





Jennifer Stinson

Jennifer Stinson, PhD (c), Nursing, University of Toronto

Discipline: Nursing
TUTOR Project: Evaluation of an electronic chronic pain diary for adolescents with arthritis (2003-04)
Current Position: Clinical Scientist, Centre for Nursing, The Hospital for Sick Children; Assistant Professor, Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto

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Sandra Reyno, PhD (c) Clinical Psychology, Dalhousie University

Discipline: Psychology
TUTOR Project: Stress, Mood and Parenting (2003-04)
Current Position: Psychometrist, Psychology Department, QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, NS

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Stacy Akroyd-Stolarz

Stacy Akroyd-Stolarz, PhD

Discipline: Occupational Therapy
TUTOR Project: Access Block in the Emergency Department and Adverse Events for Elderly Patients Admitted to Hospital (2003-04)
Current Position: Research Leader, Department of Emergency Medicine, Dalhousie University

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Alan Chan

Alan Chan, PhD

Discipline: Psychology
TUTOR Project: The Primary Care Working Alliance Inventory: Development of a New Patient-Centred Instrument (2003-04)
Current Position: Post-doctoral Fellow, Clinical Health Psychology, Cognitive and Behavioural Health Program, Baycrest Centre, Toronto

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Denise Tarlier, PhD

Discipline: Nursing
TUTOR Project: Nursing practice, continuity of care, and maternal-infant health outcomes in a remote first nations community (2003-04)
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Thompson Rivers University, Department of Nursing

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Ian Waters, MSW

Discipline: Social Work
Research Interests:
TUTOR Project: Interprofessional Care Training Project (2003-04)
Current Position: Director of Interprofessional Care, University Health Network; Lecturer, Department of Family& Community Medicine, University of Toronto; Clinical Social Worker

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Roanne Thomas

Roanne Thomas, PhD

Discipline: Sociology
Research Interests: women's health, cancer, qualitative methods, survey research.
TUTOR Project: Arm morbidity after breast cancer (2003-04)
Current Position: Associate Professor, Sociology, College of Arts and Sciences, and Associate of the School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan

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Janet Smylie

Janet Smylie, MD, MPH

Discipline: Family Medicine
Research Interests: Aboriginal public health including Indigenous health measurement, knowledge translation, and the health programming and services for young Aboriginal families
TUTOR Project: Understanding the Dissemination of Health Information in Aboriginal Communities. (2003-04)
Current Position: Research Scientist, Centre for Research on Inner City Health (CRICH), St. Michael’s Hospital; Associate Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences; University of Toronto; Vice President, Indigenous Physicians in Canada

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Martin Fortin

Martin Fortin, M.D., M.Sc., CMFC(F)

Discipline: Family Medicine
Research Interests: patients who present multiple chronic medical conditions (multimorbidity) Les maladies chroniques multiples en soins de première ligne (multimorbidité); Collaboration interprofessionnelle en première ligne pour la prise en charge des maladies chroniques; Transformation du réseau de première ligne
TUTOR Project: Towards an interdisciplinary, operational and consensual definition of multimorbidity in primary care (2003-04)
Current Position: Research Chair on chronic diseases in primary care, Professeur titulaire et chercheur, Département de médecine de famille, Faculté de médecine et des sciences de la santé de l'Université de Sherbrooke

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Randolph Stephenson

Randolph Stephenson, PhD

Discipline: Psychology
Research Interests: Methadone patients, Quality of Life, HCV, KAB Model, Knowledge Translation, Psychometrics
TUTOR Project: Quality of life in methadone maintenance patients. (2003-04)
Current Position: Professeur associé Département de psychologie, Faculté des sciences humaines, UQAM - Université du Québec à Montréal

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Thomas Gantert

Thomas Gantert, PhD

Discipline: Nursing
Research Interests: relationship-building and interdisciplinary team functioning.
TUTOR Project: A Theory of In-Home Services Delivery (2003-04)
Current Position: Professor, Department of Nursing, Fanshawe College; Clinical support as officer-in-charge at Regional Mental Health Care London.

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Leah Steele

Leah Steele, PhD

Discipline: Psychology
Research Interests:
TUTOR Project: A Theory of In-Home Services Delivery (2003-04)
Current Position: Scientist, Keenan Research Centre, Toronto; Funded Research Scholar, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto