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Walter Wodchis

Senior Adjunct Scientist (Full Status)

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

Phone
416-480-4055

Biography

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Education

  • PhD, Health Economics, University of Michigan
  • MA, Applied Economics, University of Michigan
  • MA, Gerontology, University of Waterloo
  • BMath, University of Waterloo

Research Focus

  • Health economics
  • Health services research
  • Comparative effectiveness research
  • Performance measurement
  • Rehabilitation

Other Affiliations

  • Associate Professor, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
  • Research Scientist, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute

Recent ICES Grants

  • Innovative pragmatic cluster-randomized registry trials to improve hemodialysis care

    Principal investigators: Blake PG, Bohm C, Cote BB, Garg A, Lacson Jr. E, Levin A, Silver S, Tonelli M, Vorster AH
    Co-investigators: Bennett LL, Field B, Fontaine GJ, Kalatharan S, Kalatharan V, Waldvogel BJ, Acedillo R, Al-Jaishi A, Antonsen J, Basile E, Battistella M, Berry D, Brown PA, Chan CT, Chanda V, Terri; Clemens, Kristin K; Collister, David; Dember, Laura M; Devereaux, Philip J; Dev, Dixon SN, Elliott M, Getchell L, Grimshaw JM, Harel Z, Harris C, Harrison T, Hundemer G, Jardine M, Kiaii M, Kitchlu A, Klar N, MacKay DS, Macrae JM, Molnar A, Muanda F, Nash DM, Oliver MJ, Pandeya S, Perkins DN, Presseau J, Quinn K, Roshanov P, Schorr M, Shah N, Sontrop JM, Sood MM, Taljaard M, Tangri N, Tascona D, Wadehra D, Wald R, Walsh MW, Wodchis WP, Young A, Zacharias JM, Zwarenstein MF

    Canadian Institutes of Health Research, SPOR Innovative Clinical Trial Multi-Year Grant
    2019-2023; $2,817,233
  • Evaluation of the alternate level of care leading practices tool-kit

    Principal investigators: Guilcher SJ, Kuluski KH, Mclaughlin I, Scarth F
    Co-investigators: Bronskill SE, Burr E, Fairclough L, Sutherland JM, Wodchis WP

    Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Operating Grant
    2019-2021; $199,886
  • Population health analytics in action: improving impact, sustainability and equity in the health care system

    Principal investigator: Rosella L
    Co-investigators: Henry D, Stukel T, Walker J, Wodchis W

    Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Foundation Scheme Grant
    2016-2021; $1,155,257

Recent ICES Publications

A methodology for identifying high-need, high-cost patient personas for international comparisons

Figueroa JF, Horneffer KE, Riley K, Abiona O, Arvin M, Atsma F, Bernal-Delgado E, Blankart CR, Bowden N, Deeny S, Estupiñán-Romero F, Gauld R, Hansen TM, Haywood P, Janlov N, Knight H, Lorenzoni L, Marino A, Or Z, Pellet L, Orlander D, Penneau A, Schoenfeld AJ, Shatrov K, Skudal KE, Stafford M, Tanke M, van de Galien O, van Gool K, Wodchis WP, Tanke M, Jha AK, Papanicolas I. Health Serv Res. 2021; 56(S3):1302-16. Epub 2021 Nov 10. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/1475-6773.13890

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