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

Knowledge Broker Subjects
  • Alcohol
  • Youth
  • Workplace Safety

Susan Barrass, MA

Policy Analyst Subjects
  • Cannabis
  • Policy

Doug Beirness, MSc, PhD

Senior Research Associate Subjects
  • Impaired Driving

Glenn Brimacombe, MA

Vice-President, Strategic Partnerships and Priorities Subjects
  • Lived and Living Experience

Chealsea De Moor, MA

Knowledge Broker Subjects
  • Cannabis
  • Youth
  • Impaired Driving

Jill Fairbank, MSc

Knowledge Broker Subjects
  • Opioids
  • Youth
  • Substance Use Costs

Marie-Claire Flores-Pajot, MSc

Research and Policy Analyst Subjects
  • Gambling

Robert Gabrys, PhD

Research and Policy Analyst Subjects
  • Cannabis
  • Mental Health

Bridget Hall, MPH

Research and Policy Analyst Subjects
  • Treatment
  • Substance Use Epidemiology

Rebecca Jesseman, MA

Director, Policy Subjects
  • Cannabis
  • Stigma
  • Harm Reduction

Christina Katan, MPH

Knowledge Broker Subjects
  • Opioids

Pam Kent, PhD

Associate Director Subjects
  • Substance Use Costs
  • Mental Health
  • Prescription Drugs

Samantha King, PhD

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

Sarah Konefal, PhD

Research and Policy Analyst Subjects
  • Cannabis
  • Mental Health
  • Childhood Trauma

Shawna Meister, MA

Research and Policy Analyst Subjects
  • Impaired Driving
  • Alcohol
  • Workplace Safety

Catherine Paradis, PhD

Senior Research and Policy Analyst Subjects
  • Alcohol
  • Youth
  • Harm Reduction

Doris Payer, PhD

Knowledge Broker Subjects
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Substance Use Epidemiology
  • Harm Reduction

Amy Porath, PhD

Director, Research Subjects
  • Cannabis
  • Impaired Driving

Claire Rykelyk-Huizen, MSW, RSW

Knowledge Broker Subjects
  • Stigma

Kiran Somjee, RN

Knowledge Broker Subjects
  • Workforce Development
  • Youth

Chandni Sondagar, MPH

Knowledge Broker Subjects
  • Alcohol
  • Cannabis

Helen Stokes, PhD

Associate Director Subjects
  • Workforce Development

Sheena Taha, PhD

Knowledge Broker Subjects
  • Opioids
  • Treatment

Emily Tennant, MSc.

Knowledge Broker Subjects
  • Opioids
  • Stigma
  • Treatment

Matthew Young, PhD

Senior Research and Policy Analyst Subjects
  • Substance Use Costs
  • Gambling
  • Substance Use Epidemiology

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