Kimberlyn McGrail, PhD
University of British Columbia
Variations, Aging, Outcomes
Kimberlyn McGrail is an assistant professor at the University of British Columbia, associate director of the UBC Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, a senior researcher with Statistics Canada and an associate with the Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation. Kim’s current research interests are in variations in health care services use and outcomes, aging and the use of health care services and understanding health care as a determinant of health. She hasworked on projects with provincial and federal policy- and decision-makers, including the BC Ministry of Health Services, the Health Council of Canada and the Canadian Institute for Health Information. Kim was the 2009-10 Commonwealth Fund Harkness Associate in Health Care Policy and Practice. She holds a PhD in Health Care and Epidemiology from the University of British Columbia, and a Master’s in Public Health from the University of Michigan.
Commentaries by Dr. Kimberlyn McGrail:
Don’t blame againg boomers
Innovate, co-operate to improve health services for Canadians
Premiers’ priority should be home and community care // Des différences importantes dans les services de soins communautaires et à domicile d’un bout à l’autre du pays