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Paula Rochon

Senior Core Scientist (Full Status)

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES UofT
  • Life Stage Research Program

416-351-3732 Ext. 2711


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  • MPH, Harvard University
  • MD, McMaster University
  • BA, McMaster University

Research Focus

  • Geriatrics and aging
  • Drug prescribing behaviour
  • Drug interactions
  • Women's health

Other Affiliations

  • Retired Teachers of Ontario Chair in Geriatric Medicine, University of Toronto
  • Vice-President, Research, Women's College Hospital
  • Senior Scientist, Women's College Research Institute
  • Professor, Department of Medicine and Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
  • Adjunct Scientist, Kunin-Lunenfeld Centre for Applied Research and Evaluation, Baycrest Health Sciences

Recent ICES Grants

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Inaugural Retired Teachers of Ontario/Les Enseignantes et Enseignants Retraités de L'Ontario (RTO/ERO) chair in Geriatric Medicine at the University of Toronto

    2015: Awarded to Dr. Paula Rochon. The chair will support the training of specialists in geriatric medicine who will advance knowledge and provide the evidence that guides the care of an aging population. Visit the University of Toronto's Department of Medicine website for more information.

  • Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences

    2013: Dr. Paula Rochon named 2013 Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences. Election to fellowship in the Academy is considered one of the highest honours in the Canadian health sciences community.

Recent ICES Publications

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