Vice-Dean, Indigenous
Dr. Cook
Catherine L. Cook, [MD/87]
Vice-Dean, Indigenous, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Associate Dean, First Nations, Metis and Inuit Health, Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences;
  • Associate Professor, Department of Community Health Sciences, Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences.

Curriculum Vitae

Catherine.Cook@umanitoba.ca
Phone: 204-975-7743


Dr. Cook has a joint role with the University of Manitoba as the Vice-Dean Indigenous, Rady Faulty of Health Sciences and the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority as Vice-President of Population and Indigenous Health.  She is engaged at the University of Manitoba’s Max Rady College of Medicine as Associate Dean, First Nations, Metis and Inuit Health and participates in the areas of teaching, student supports and research.

Dr. Cook practiced as a family physician in remote northern nursing stations for several years before focusing on public health practice.  She has held numerous positions in health and academic administration.  Dr. Cook has been actively involved in teaching, research and mentorship of undergraduate and postgraduate students.  Dr. Cook is on several national boards and committees, and has actively engaged in board and committee membership throughout her career.

Research Interests: 

  • Aboriginal Health
  • Health Services Evaluation
  • Community Health Services
  • Determinants of Health
  • Health Care Delivery
  • Community Development
  • High Risk Population Health
  • Organization of Health Care Services
  • Population Health – General
  • Public Health
  • Rural Health Service
  • Populations Studies

Publications: To view publications, please see Dr. Cook’s CV linked above

Degrees:

  • MD, University of Manitoba
  • M.Sc., University of Manitoba
  • CCFP, College of Family Physicians of Canada
  • CFPC, College of Family Physicians of Canada
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Office of the Vice-Dean Indigenous, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences
Phone: 204-272-3167

P122 Pathology Building
770 Bannatyne Avenue,
Winnipeg MB R3W 0W3

Dr. Catherine Cook, Vice Dean, Indigenous
Rady Faculty of Health Sciences
Phone: 204-975-7743

Karla Lavoie, Assistant to
Vice-Dean, Indigenous
Rady Faculty of Health Sciences
Phone: 204-272-3167