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Lise M. Bjerre

Adjunct Scientist

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES uOttawa
  • Primary Care & Population Health Research Program

613-562-6262 Ext. 2926

Chandra Landry, Research Assistant, Ext. 2926


Contact Lise M. Bjerre


  • PhD, Epidemiology, McGill University
  • Dr. med., medical doctorate, University of Göttingen
  • MDCM, medical studies, McGill University
  • MSc, Epidemiology, McGill University
  • BSc, Honours Biology, Concordia University

Research Focus

  • Drug prescribing behaviour
  • Medication error
  • Adverse drug effects
  • Primary care/Clinical practice
  • Statistics and research methods

Other Affiliations

  • Assistant Professor and Clinician-Investigator, Department of Family Medicine, University of Ottawa
  • Member, Academy of Principal Scientists, CT Lamont Primary Care Research Centre, Bruyère Research Institute, Ottawa
  • Cross-appointment to the Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa
  • Member, Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, University of Ottawa
  • Staff Physician, The Ottawa Hospital Academic Family Health Team, Civic Campus

Recent ICES Grants

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Junior Clinical Research Chair in Pharmacoepidemiology and Medication Appropriateness

    2016: Awarded to Dr. Lise Bjerre by the University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine.

  • Family Practice of the Year

    2013: Awarded to Lise M. Bjerre as a member of the Ottawa Hospital Academic Family Health Team by the College of Family Physicians of Ontario.

  • Dean's Honour List

    2004: Dr. Lise Bjerre, Dean's Honour List, PhD in Epidemiology, McGill University

Recent ICES Publications