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Andreas Laupacis

Scientist Emeritus

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



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  • MSc, Design, Measurement and Evaluation, McMaster University
  • MD, Queen's University
  • BA, Biology, Queen's University

Research Focus

  • Evidence-based medicine
  • Health policy/reform
  • Health technology assessment
  • Knowledge translation
  • Health services research

Other Affiliations

  • Scientist, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital
  • Professor, Department of Medicine and Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
  • Founder and Editor-in-Chief, Healthy Debate
  • Board Chair, Health Quality Ontario

Recent ICES Grants

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Frederic Newton Gisborne Starr Award

    2018: Awarded to Dr. Andreas Laupacis by the Canadian Medical Association (CMA). The highest award given by the CMA, this award honors those whose lifetime achievements serve as an inspiration to the medical profession in Canada.

  • Medical Post Power List

    2015: Dr. Andreas Laupacis included in the Medical Post's "Power List" of the 30 most powerful physicians in Canada, identified through a survey of their peers. The list was included in the 50th anniversary issue of the journal published in September.

  • Fellow Royal Society of Canada

    2015: Awarded to Dr. Andreas Laupacis. Fellows are elected by their peers in recognition of outstanding scholarly, scientific and artistic achievement. Election to the academies of the Royal Society of Canada is the highest honour a scholar can achieve in the arts, humanities and sciences.

Recent ICES Publications

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