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Jodi Edwards

Adjunct Scientist

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES uOttawa
  • Cardiovascular Research Program

613-696-7000 Ext. 15336

Dr. Lisa Sheehy, Research Coordinator, 613-562-6262 Ext. 1593


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  • PhD, Epidemiology, University of British Columbia
  • MA, Linguistics, University of Calgary
  • BA, Linguistics, University of Calgary

Research Focus

  • Cardiovascular disorders
  • Stroke
  • Epidemiology

Other Affiliations

  • Scientist, University of Ottawa Heart Institute
  • Assistant Professor, University of Ottawa
  • Adjunct Investigator, Bruyere Research Institute

Recent ICES Grants

  • Evaluating palliative and end-of-life care for Canadians living with schizophrenia

    Principal investigators: Fiedorowicz JG, Tanuseputro P
    Co-investigators: Bolton JM, Bonares M, Buchman D, Bush S, Chochinov HM, Downar J, Edwards JD, Franck C, Hatcher S, Isenberg SR, Kurdyak PA, Lawlor PG, Li W, ; Mahar AL, Solmi M, Webber C, Wellman MK

    Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Project Grant
    2021-2025; $428,400

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Investigator of the Year Award

    2020: Awarded to Dr. Jodi Edwards by the University of Ottawa Heart Institute. The award recognizes Dr. Edwards’ outstanding research achievements.

  • Early Career Researcher of the Year - Public Health and Epidemiology

    2020: Awarded to Dr. Jodi Edwards by the University of Ottawa Heart Institute. The award is presented to an early stage investigator who has earned distinction for their unit and Faculty due to the importance and exceptional features of their research.

  • Heart & Stroke National New Investigator Award

    2020: Awarded to Dr. Jodi Edwards for the project "Risk assessment for women's heart and brain health across the lifespan". This award provides salary support to individuals who have clearly demonstrated excellence during their doctoral and post-doctoral training in cerebrovascular research.

Recent ICES Publications