O'Brien Institute for Public Health

Better health and health care

Better health and health care

Global and immigrant health researchers

Who we are

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Why we're here

O'Brien Institute scientific director Dr. William Ghali and Canadian ambassador to Qatar Adrian Norfolk

Where we work

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Collaboration in research

O’Brien Institute researchers have a critically important role in Canada’s public health, through our efforts to describe, design, and suggest improvements. We are truly interdisciplinary, encompassing more than 500 members with a range of academic and professional backgrounds, from research scientists and clinicians, to health system decision-makers and other health professionals. 

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Core Team

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Executive Committee

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Strategic Advisory Board