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Andreas Laupacis

Adjunct Scientist

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES Central
  • Cardiovascular Research Program



Contact Andreas Laupacis



  • 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

  • Executive Director, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael's Hospital
  • Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto
  • Professor, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
  • Scientist, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute
  • Editor in Chief, Healthy Debate
  • Board Chair, Health Quality Ontario

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • 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.

  • Tier I Canada Research Chair in Health Policy and Citizen Engagement

    2011 – 2018: Awarded to Dr. Andreas Laupacis to study the impact of social media and the Internet on citizen engagement with health services and policy.

Recent ICES Publications