Kimberlyn McGrail is a Professor in the School of Population and Public Health and the Centre for Health Services and Policy Research. She is Scientific Director of the Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research Canadian Data Platform, Scientific Director of Population Data BC, and Director of Research at UBC Health. Her current research interests are in evaluation of health system policy interventions, aging and the use and cost of health care services, and all aspects of population data science. Her research is conducted in collaboration with policy and decision makers, including the BC Ministry of Health, BC’s health authorities, Canada Health Infoway, the Institute for Health System Transformation and Sustainability, and the Canadian Institute for Health Information; clinicians; and the public.

Kim is Deputy Editor of the International Journal of Population Data Science, a 2016 recipient of the Cortlandt JG Mackenzie Prize for Excellence in Teaching, a 2017 recipient of a UBC award for Excellence in Clinical or Applied Research, and was the 2009-10 Commonwealth Fund Harkness Associate in Health Care Policy and Practice. She holds a PhD in Health Care and Epidemiology from UBC, and a Master’s in Public Health from the University of Michigan.

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