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Faculty


Bob Armstrong
Director

Director - Bob Armstrong

Ph.D, MD, FRCPC; Associate Professor Pediatrics, UBC Vice President Medical Services and Quality Promotion, Developmental Pediatrician, Children's & Women's Health Centre of British Columbia

Research Focus:population and individual measure of disease and health status, identification of at-risk populations, and the development and evaluation of clinical and population-based interventions.

e-mail: barmstrong@sunnyhill.bc.ca


Associate Director - Chris Lovato

Ph.D; Associate Professor, Health Care and Epidemiology, UBC

Research Focus: health promotion and prevention medicine, with a special interest in developing population-based interventions to reduce tobacco use, sun exposure and injuries among children and youth.



Jacqueline Smit Alex
Managing Director

Managing Director

Jacqueline Smit Alex, MSW

e-mail: smit-alex@sunnyhill.bc.ca

Telephone: (604) 875-3687



Ruth Eckstein Gruneau

Ph.D; Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UBC Psychologist, BC's Children's Hospital

Research Focus: biobehavioural responses to pain/stress in infants; long term cognitive, academic and psycho-social functioning of very low birth weight and other medically high risk newborns.


Anton Miller

MD, FRCPC; Clinical Associate Professor, Pediatrics, UBC Developmental Pediatrician, Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children

Research Focus:evaluation of strategies to reduce disability from hearing loss in infancy; evaluation of diagnostic and management strategies in attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder.



Tim Oberlander

MD, FRCPC; Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UBC Developmental Pediatrician, Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children

Research Focus: biobehavioural responses to pain/stress in infants; pain in children with significant neurologic impairment, long term outcome of low birth weight and critically ill newborns.



Maureen O'Donnell

MD, FRCPC; Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UBC Developmental Pediatrician, Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children

Research Focus: growth and nutritional needs in children with cerebral palsy; sleep disorders in children with major neurological impairment; treatment for spasticity in children; patterns of health care use among children and youth with disabilities.


Parminder Raina

Ph.D; Assistant Professor, Health Care and Epidemiology, UBC

Research Focus: epidemiology, health services and population health research, quality of life, survey methodology, surveillance and epidemiology of injuries and disabilities.


Post Doctoral Fellow- Hassan Soubhi

M.D., Ph.D Candidate Post-Doctoral Fellow, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UBC; Dept. of Health Care and Epidemilogy, UBC

e-mail: hsoubhi@sunnyhill.bc.ca

Telephone: 875-3682


Research Associates


Judith Pegg

Ph.D., Research Assistant, Division of Developmental Psychology, Department of UBC

e-mail: jpegg@sunnyhill.bc.ca

Telephone: (604) 875-3571


Jean Shoveler

Ph.D., Research Assistant, Division of Prevention and Health Promotion, Dept. of Health Care and Epidemiology, UBC

e-mail: jshovell@unixg.ubc

Telephone: (604) 875-3568


Administrative Assistant

Lisa Lund, BPE

e-mail: llund@sunnyhill.bc.ca

Telephone: (604) 875-3567



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4480 Oak Street
Vancouver, British Columbia
V6H 3V4
CANADA

Tel: (604) 875-357
Fax: (604) 875-3569


Last updated: November 3, 1998

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