Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction

Experts on Substance Use and Addiction

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Sara Atif, MSc

Research and Policy Analyst Subjects
  • Gambling
  • Lived and Living Experience
  • Treatment

Bryce Barker, PhD, CE

Senior Knowledge Broker Subjects
  • Alcohol
  • Youth
  • Workplace Safety

Eliza Bate, MIS

Knowledge Broker Subjects
  • Opioids
  • Cannabis
  • Stigma

Doug Beirness, MSc, PhD

Senior Research Associate Subjects
  • Impaired Driving

Denna Berg, MPP

Public Policy Advisor Subjects
  • Policy

Alexander Caudarella, MDCM CCFP AM ABAM(d)

CEO Subjects
  • Opioids
  • Harm Reduction
  • Recovery
  • Treatment

Chealsea De Moor, MA

Knowledge Broker Subjects
  • Cannabis
  • Youth
  • Impaired Driving
  • SGBA+

Timothy Deloughery, CCAC, CCS-AC

Substance Use Health Specialist Subjects
  • Lived and Living Experience
  • Treatment
  • Harm Reduction
  • Stigma

Hanie Edalati, PhD

Research and Policy Analyst Subjects
  • Alcohol
  • Youth
  • Childhood Trauma

Robert Gabrys, PhD

Senior Research and Policy Analyst Subjects
  • Cannabis
  • Mental Health

Aisha Giwa, PhD

Knowledge Broker Subjects
  • Cannabis
  • Mental Health
  • Impaired Driving

Jill Harnum

Subjects
  • Cannabis
  • Alcohol
  • Lived and Living Experience

Miguel Andres Hernandez-Basurto, MPH

Knowledge Broker Subjects
  • Stigma
  • Workforce Development
  • Harm Reduction

Rebecca Jesseman, MA

Senior Research Associate Subjects
  • Cannabis
  • Stigma
  • Harm Reduction
  • Treatment

Christina Katan, MPH

Knowledge Broker Subjects
  • Opioids

Pam Kent, PhD

Director, Research Subjects
  • Substance Use Costs
  • Mental Health
  • Prescription Drugs
  • SGBA+
  • Cannabis

Samantha King, PhD

Research and Policy Analyst Subjects
  • Alcohol
  • Opioids
  • Mental Health

Christine Levesque, PhD

Research and Policy Analyst Subjects
  • Alcohol

Shawna Meister, MA

Associate Director, Innovation and Evidence in Practice Subjects
  • Impaired Driving
  • Workplace Safety

Catherine Paradis, PhD

Director, Health Promotion and Scientific Alcohol Lead Subjects
  • Alcohol
  • Youth
  • Harm Reduction
  • COVID-19

Doris Payer, PhD

Senior Knowledge Broker Subjects
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Substance Use Epidemiology
  • Harm Reduction
  • Drug Supply

Justine Renard, PhD

Senior Research and Policy Analyst Subjects
  • Cannabis
  • Vaping

Adam Sherk, PhD

Senior Scientist and Special Policy Advisor Subjects
  • Alcohol
  • Substance Use Costs

Chandni Sondagar, MPH, PMP

Senior Knowledge Broker Subjects
  • Alcohol
  • Cannabis

Sheena Taha, PhD

Associate Director, Quality and Accountability Subjects
  • Opioids
  • Treatment

John Weekes, PhD

Director of Knowledge Mobilization, Community Partnerships and Collaborations Subjects
  • Substance Use
  • Substance Use Epidemiology

Shea Wood, PhD

Knowledge Broker Subjects
  • Cannabis
  • Mental Health
  • Youth

Matthew Young, PhD

Senior Research Associate Subjects
  • Gambling

Anat Ziv, PhD

Research & Policy Analyst Subjects
  • Substance Use Costs

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