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Merrick Zwarenstein

Senior Core Scientist

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES Western
  • Health System Planning & Evaluation Research Program

519-661-2111 Ext. 25327


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  • MSc, Medicine, University of the Witwatersrand
  • MSc, Community Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
  • PhD, Epidemiology and Public Health, Karolinska Institute

Research Focus

  • Health services research
  • Comparative effectiveness research
  • Knowledge translation
  • Decision support tools/systems
  • Statistics and research methods

Other Affiliations

  • Professor and Director, Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Western University, Canada
  • Health Systems Researcher, Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
  • Researcher, Centre for Global Health, Karolinska Institute, Sweden
  • Researcher, Knowledge Translation Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, South Africa

Recent ICES Grants

Recent ICES Publications