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Lori Ferris

Affiliate Scientist

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


Tilley Creary, Research Assistant, 416-480-4055


Contact Lori Ferris


  • LLM, Administrative Law, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University.
  • LLM, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University
  • CPsych, License to Practice Psychology in the Province of Ontario
  • PhD, Applied Psychology, University of Toronto
  • MA, Social and Community Psychology, Wilfrid Laurier University
  • BA, Honors Psychology, York University

Research Focus

  • Health policy/reform
  • Medical ethics
  • Health law and legislation
  • Health information privacy

Other Affiliations

  • Professor, Dalla Lana Faculty of Public Health, University of Toronto
  • Associate Vice-President, Research Oversight and Compliance, University of Toronto

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Vice-President/President - World Association of Medical Editors

    2012 - 2015: Dr. Lori Ferris has been selected by the Nominating Committee and Executive Board of the World Association of Medical Editors (WAME) to serve as the incoming Vice-President/President-Elect of WAME. WAME is a non-profit voluntary association with 1710 members representing more than 980 journals for 92 countries. She will serve as Vice-President until December 31, 2013, and President from January 1, 2014, to December 31, 2015.

  • Robin Badgley Award for Teaching Excellence

    2001: Awarded to Dr. Lori Ferris by the Dalla Lana School of Public Health.

Recent ICES Publications