• Population health
  • Chronic conditions
  • Social and environmental determinants of health
  • Health inequality
  • Research methodology and statistical analysis

Current Academic Positions and Affiliations

Associate Professor, July, 2018 – present
Departments of Epidemiology & Biostatistics and Paediatrics, Western University, London, Ontario

Fellow, September, 2016 - present
Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario

Scientist, December, 2009 – present
Children’s Health and Therapeutics Program, Children’s Health Research Institute, London, Ontario

Scientist, December, 2009 – present
Lawson Health Research Institute, London, Ontario

Education

2005
Ph.D., Sociology, Western University, London Ontario
Dissertation: Self-Employment on Indian Reserves

1999
M.A., Sociology, Western University, London, Ontario
Thesis: Economic Determinants of Public Attitudes towards
European Integration in Central and Eastern Europe

1997
B.A. (Honors), Sociology, Western University, London, Ontario

1994
B.A. (Honors), Political Science, Western University, London, Ontario

Prior Academic Affiliations

2012 – June, 2018
Assistant Professor, November,
Departments of Epidemiology & Biostatistics and Paediatrics, Western University, London, Ontario

December, 2009 – October, 2012
Assistant Professor (Limited-Term Appointment)
Departments of Paediatrics and Epidemiology & Biostatistics
Western University, London, Ontario

2009 – 2012
Core Member
Graduate Studies Program in Family Medicine
Western University, London, Ontario

2006 – 2011
Associate Professor (Casual)
School of Nursing
Western University, London, Ontario

2006 – 2011
Research Professor (Casual)
Department of Sociology
Western University, London, Ontario