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Rick Glazier

Senior Core Scientist (Full Status)

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



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  • MPH, Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health
  • MD, University of Western Ontario

Research Focus

  • Primary care/Clinical practice
  • Access to health care
  • Equity in health care
  • Social determinants of health
  • Chronic diseases and conditions

Other Affiliations

  • Scientific Director, CIHR Institute of Health Services and Policy Research
  • Scientist, Keenan Research Centre of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael's Hospital
  • Core Scientist, Centre for Urban Health Solutions, St. Michael's Hospital
  • Family Physician, Department of Family and Community Medicine, St. Michael's Hospital
  • Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine and Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
  • Research Scholar, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto

Recent ICES Grants

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Peggy Leatt Knowledge & Impact Award

    2022: Awarded to Dr.. Rick Glazier by the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation. This award recognizes achievements in developing transformative platforms of evidence that improve health care and health care systems.

  • W. Victor Johnston Award

    2016: Awarded to Dr. Rick Glazier by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. The award recognizes a renowned Canadian or international family medicine leader for continuous and enduring contributions to the specialty of family medicine in Canada or abroad.

  • Top 20 Pioneers in Family Medicine Research in Canada

    2015: Dr. Rick Glazier recognized by The College of Family Physicians of Canada for his work using health administrative data at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES).

Recent ICES Publications

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