• Dr. Dana Turcotte
  • Assistant professor, clinical pharmacist

    College of Pharmacy
    Apotex Centre, 750 McDermot Ave. W.
    University of Manitoba
    Winnipeg, MB R3E 0T5

    Fax: 204-789-3744

College of Pharmacy research theme

Population therapeutics and health outcomes research


  • Chronic pain
  • Cultural safety
  • Health equity
  • Indigenization
  • Interdisciplinary
  • Opioid stewardship
  • Primary care
  • Social accountability

Research summary

Current projects:

  • Opioid reduction interventions
  • Interdisciplinary pain management
  • Cannabis and cannabinoids for chronic pain
  • Interprofessional innovations for improved patient care
  • Team-based primary care
  • Indigenous cultural safety in pharmacy education
  • Innovations in pharmacy and healthcare education


Dr. Dana Turcotte is an assistant professor at the College of Pharmacy, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba. She teaches in the clinical division of the pharmacy program and is also responsible for coordinating and implementing the college’s seasonal influenza vaccination initiatives.

Dr. Turcotte maintains a clinical practice in primary care with a focus on complex, chronic pain management and optimal drug use, including safe opioid reduction strategies.


Teaching and Learning Certificate, Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning, University of Manitoba (2019)

Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmacy, University of Manitoba (2014)

Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, University of Manitoba (2005)

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College of Pharmacy
Apotex Centre
750 McDermot Avenue West
University of Manitoba (Bannatyne campus)
Winnipeg, MB R3E 0T5 Canada