O'Brien Institute for Public Health

Better Health & Better Health Care

Better Care and Health Care

Global and immigrant health

Who We Are


Why We're Here

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

Where We Work


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