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Janet Smylie

Senior Adjunct Scientist (Full Status)

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES Central
  • Populations & Public Health Research Program

416-864-6060 Ext. 3380

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  • FCFP
  • MPH, Johns Hopkins University
  • MD, Queen’s University

Other Affiliations

  • Associate Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
  • Scientist, Centre for Urban Health Solutions, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital
  • Director, Well Living House Applied Research Centre for Indigenous Infant, Child and Family Health

Recent ICES Grants

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Slaight Family Foundation Grant

    2017: $1 million grant awarded to Dr. Janet Smylie to train health care personnel to overcome racial biases which can lead to health care delivery inequities. Read more about the grant.

  • Top 20 Pioneers in Family Medicine Research in Canada

    2015: Dr. Janet Smylie recognized by The College of Family Physicians of Canada for her work with, and personal investment in, the health care of Indigenous communities in Canada.

  • CIHR Applied Public Health Chair

    2014: Awarded to Dr. Janet Smylie for "Clearing the Pathways to Health Equity: CIHR Applied Public Health Chair in Indigenous Health Information and Knowledge Systems".

Recent ICES Publications

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