• Neil Andersson, MD PhD Quick View
    • Neil Andersson, MD PhD Quick View
    • Neil Andersson, MD PhD

    • At present Neil Andersson’s main focus is on method development for large scale participatory approaches that address different health issues under social distancing conditions. He is particularly concerned about reproducible techniques to build stakeholder voices into systematic reviews, research conceptualization and co-design, intervention development, implementation and analysis. Dr. Andersson’s special interest is in community-led randomized prevention trials of gender violence,…
  • Anne Cockcroft, MD Quick View
    • Anne Cockcroft, MD Quick View
    • Anne Cockcroft, MD

    • I work with communities and other stakeholders to design, implement and evaluate interventions to address priority health problems in low- and middle-income countries. Recent topics include maternal and child health, gender violence, and HIV. Other resources:  https://mcgill.ca/familymed/anne-cockcroft Select a category to see other PRAM members or select a tag to see the projects associated with this member.
  • Ann C. Macaulay, MD Quick View
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    • Ann C. Macaulay, MD

    • Ann Macaulay’s interest is in using the principles of participatory research for both community and patient research engagement, where researchers work in partnerships with those affected by issues being studied to create and translate relevant knowledge for action or change. Her 30 year experience includes contributing to the academic understanding and capacity building of this research approach, leading systematic reviews…
  • Alex McComber, PhD (hc) Quick View
    • Alex McComber, PhD (hc) Quick View
    • Alex McComber, PhD (hc)

    • Alex has been involved with the Kahnawake Schools Diabetes Prevention Project, long-standing CBPR project since 1994 which has been associated with PRAM. His research and academic interests include diabetes prevention, Indigenous health promotion, community mobilization, mentorship, personal empowerment and Indigenous research methodologies. Other resources:  https://www.mcgill.ca/familymed/alex-m-mccomber Select a category to see other PRAM members or select a tag to see the projects…
  • Richard Budgell Quick View
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    • Richard Budgell

    • Richard is an Associate Professor in McGill Family Medicine and is of Labrador Inuit origin. From 2014 to 2020 he was the Quebec Regional Executive Director of the First Nations and Inuit Health Branch of Indigenous Services Canada. He brings unique expertise on bridging relationships between communities and federal health supports. His interest is to amplify indigenous voices to inform…
  • Loubna Belaid, PhD Quick View
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    • Loubna Belaid, PhD

    • Loubna is a Research Associate in CIET. She is an anthropologist by training and holds a PhD in Public Health. Loubna recently completed a post-doctoral fellow in PRAM group. Her research focuses on assessing feasibility, acceptability, implementation, and impact of community-led interventions to improve the maternal and child health. Other resources: https://enap.ca/enap/fr/EnseignantUniversite.aspx?sortcode=1.2.11.17.21.22&view=expertise&indid=121935 Select a category to see other PRAM members or…
  • Iván Sarmiento, PhD Quick View
    • Iván Sarmiento, PhD Quick View
    • Iván Sarmiento, PhD

    • Colombian researcher with extensive experience working with indigenous communities. His doctoral research examined the impact of traditional midwives and intercultural brokers on maternal health outcomes in indigenous communities of Guerrero in southern Mexico. Other resources:  https://uniweb.mcgill.ca/members/5354/profile https://scienti.minciencias.gov.co/cvlac/visualizador/generarCurriculoCv.do?cod_rh=0001016156 Select a category to see other PRAM members or select a tag to see the projects associated with this member.
  • Anna Dion, PhD Quick View
    • Anna Dion, PhD Quick View
    • Anna Dion, PhD

    • Anna is currently finishing her doctoral degree in Family Medicine and Primary Care at McGill University, supported by a Trudeau scholarship, a CIHR-funded Health Systems Impact Fellowship and CIETcanada. Her doctoral research focuses on broadening what counts as evidence and expertise in the context of perinatal care of marginalized women in Canada. Select a category to see other PRAM members or…
  • Juan Pablo Pimentel, MD PhD Quick View
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    • Juan Pablo Pimentel, MD PhD

    • Juan Pimentel is a primary care physician-scientist holding an MSc in Epidemiology and a PhD in Family Medicine and Primary Care. As an associate professor of Family Medicine at La Sabana University (Colombia), he combines research, education, and clinical practice to foster cultural safety in health care and medical education. Other resources: Department of Family Medicine News, McGill University. 2021. Meet recent…
  • Shaun Cleaver, PhD Quick View
    • Shaun Cleaver, PhD Quick View
    • Shaun Cleaver, PhD

    • Shaun Cleaver is affiliated with the School of Physical and Occupational Therapy at McGill University. His research focuses on the well-being of persons with disabilities and the ways that this is affected by public policy and community mobilization. Since 2012, Shaun’s research has primarily been conducted in partnership with disabled persons’ organizations in Zambia. Other resources: https://disabilitykwabulozi.wordpress.com Select a category to…
  • Hilah Silver, PhD (c) Quick View
    • Hilah Silver, PhD (c) Quick View
    • Hilah Silver, PhD (c)

    • Our project aims to support family-centered care for Nunavimmiut families transferred to Montreal for childbirth. Using participatory methods we will engage families and their care providers in designing and implementing pilot interventions to support culturally-safe childbirth. Other resources: https://www.mcgill.ca/indigenous-maternal-infant-lab/people-0/trainees Select a category to see other PRAM members or select a tag to see the projects associated with this member.
  • Katherine Wingert Pizarro, PhD Quick View
    • Katherine Wingert Pizarro, PhD Quick View
    • Katherine Wingert Pizarro, PhD

    • Katherine completed her Master's Degree in International Health at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and her Bachelor's Degree in Cognitive Science at Carleton College. Her doctoral research evaluated a participatory intervention to promote psychosocial wellbeing in indigenous communities in Guatemala. Other Resources: https://buena-semilla.org/katherine-pizarro/ Select a category to see other PRAM members or select a tag to see the projects…
  • Marie-Catherine Gagnon-Dufresne, PhD (c) Quick View
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    • Marie-Catherine Gagnon-Dufresne, PhD (c)

    • Marie-Catherine is a PhD candidate in Global health at the School of Public Health of the Université de Montréal. Her doctoral research aims at understanding the factors influencing community participation in public and global health research, by contextualizing knowledge from the scientific literature in the views of local stakeholders in Dhaka (Bangladesh). Drawing on her experience with various Indigenous communities, her…
  • Mona Ziba Ghadirian, PhD Quick View
    • Mona Ziba Ghadirian, PhD Quick View
    • Mona Ziba Ghadirian, PhD

    • Mona has a BASc in International Development and Biomedical Science from McGill University and a Master of Public Health from the University of Waterloo. She has over 15 years of experience working in community development and adolescent empowerment. She started her PhD in Human Nutrition in 2016 under the supervision of Dr. Grace Marquis. Mona was awarded the Canadian Queen…
  • Sonia Michaelsen, PhD (c) Quick View
    • Sonia Michaelsen, PhD (c) Quick View
    • Sonia Michaelsen, PhD (c)

    • Sonia is currently a PhD candidate in Global Health at the Université de Montréal, and completed an MSc in International Development from the University of Birmingham. She has worked for years in various non-profits and is particularly interested in research that can directly impact policy and practice. Her research focuses on the intersections of migration status and gender-based violence. Other…
  • Khalid Omer Siddiqui Quick View
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    • Khalid Omer Siddiqui

    • With a basic graduate degree in the field of medicine (MBBS) and an advanced university degree in Applied Epidemiology and Evidence Based Planning from University of Guerrero Mexico; Khalid has 24 years of experience in population and health research with a focus on evidence-based planning; worked in Pakistan, Bangladesh, Namibia, Malawi, Botswana, South Africa and Afghanistan. He is currently working…
  • José Legorreta-Soberanis, MD PhD Quick View
    • José Legorreta-Soberanis, MD PhD Quick View
    • José Legorreta-Soberanis, MD PhD

    • Physician, National Autonomous University of Mexico, 1974. Pediatrician, General Hospital of Mexico, Ministry of Health, 1979. Master in Medical Sciences: applied epidemiology, Autonomous University of Guerrero, 1999. Doctorate in Epidemiology, Autonomous University of Guerrero, 2018 He is currently director of the Tropical Diseases Research Center at the Autonomous University of Guerrero and emeritus professor at the same university. Other resources: …
  • Anne Marie Chomat, MD PhD Quick View
    • Anne Marie Chomat, MD PhD Quick View
    • Anne Marie Chomat, MD PhD

    • Anne Marie Chomat, MD, PhD, MPH, started working in Guatemala in 2009, when her path brought her to collaborate with the Mam Maya women of San Juan Ostuncalco, Quetzaltenango, with whom she ultimately co-created Buena Semilla in 2014. Over a decade of collaborations and co-creations with Indigenous women and men of Guatemala have been a source of deep inspiration and…
  • Michaela Field Quick View
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    • Michaela Field

    • Michaela Field is currently completing a master's degree in Psychiatry at McGill University under the supervision of Dr. G. Eric Jarvis. Her current work seeks to identify systemic and structural barriers to access family psychoeducation sessions for Black families of first episode psychosis patients in Montreal. Michaela has previous experience working as a research assistant on the Listening to One Another to…
  • Amar Aziz Quick View
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    • Amar Aziz

    • With an MSc in computer science, Amar works on CIET projects to manage large datasets and design and support electronic data collection, including developing extensions for remote monitoring and quality control. He supported data management for the trial of universal home visits in Bauchi State, Nigeria, including training of government counterparts. He supports programming for development of CIETmap software. Select…
  • Sergio Paredes-Solís, MD PhD Quick View
    • Sergio Paredes-Solís, MD PhD Quick View
    • Sergio Paredes-Solís, MD PhD

    • Physician, specialist in epidemiology, researcher from Centro de Investigación de Enfermedades Tropicales at La Universidad Autónoma de Guerrero, Mexico. Member of the National Researchers System. Other resources:  http://mc-epidemiologia.uagro.mx/index.php/n/dr-sergio-paredes-solis Select a category to see other PRAM members or select a tag to see the projects associated with this member.
  • Umaira Ansari Quick View
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    • Umaira Ansari

    • Umaira is a communication and gender specialist. She has worked extensively in Africa and South Asia as a development consultant on health, governance and social issues. She is the author of several publications. Select a category to see other PRAM members or select a tag to see the projects associated with this member.