Dr. Black is Associate Director and Professor in the School of Population and Public Health, and a Faculty member of the Centre for Health Services Research (CHSPR).

As SPPH’s Associate Director, she is responsible for providing leadership and strategic direction to the School’s educational programming.

Dr. Black is a nationally recognized health services researcher whose work focuses on developing population-based data and information systems, using administrative data to monitor the quality and effectiveness of medical care, and developing data-driven tools to improve health care delivery.

She has served as CHSPR’s director, as a founding member and co-director of the Manitoba Centre for Health Policy (MCHP), and on the board of directors of Saskatchewan’s pioneering Health Quality Council. Dr. Black obtained her medical degree from the University of Manitoba and her doctorate in health services and policy research from The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, Maryland.

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SPPH 507 MSc Research Seminar
SPPH 607 PhD Research Seminar
SPPH 621 Approaches to Enquiry in Population and Public Health