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Raisa Deber

Affiliate Scientist

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES UofT
  • Primary Care & Health Systems Research Program



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  • PhD, Political Science, MIT
  • SM, Political Science, MIT
  • SB, Political Science, MIT

Research Focus

  • Health policy/reform
  • Health services research
  • Health human resources
  • Nursing care
  • Decision support tools/systems

Other Affiliations

  • Professor, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
  • Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
  • Adjunct Scientist, Manitoba Centre for Health Policy
  • Member/Investigator, Nursing Health Services Research Unit (NHSRU), McMaster University of Toronto

Recent ICES Grants

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Fellow Canadian Academy of Health Sciences

    2012: Awarded to Dr. Raisa Deber. Fellows elected to the Academy are well recognized by their peers nationally and internationally for their contributions to the promotion of health science. They have demonstrated leadership, creativity, distinctive competencies and a commitment to advance academic health science.

  • Emmett Hall Memorial Lectureship

    2009: Dr. Raisa Deber recipient. One of Canada’s most prestigious lectureships, the Emmett Hall Memorial Lectureship commemorates the father of Canadian medicare with an annual address at the Canadian Association for Health Services and Policy Research (CAHSPR) Conference.

    Sponsored by the Hall Foundation, the lecturer is nominated on the basis of outstanding contributions to the health ideals articulated by Justice Hall: equity, fairness, justice and efficiency.

Recent ICES Publications