In the episode, Rachel Jolley, Research Associate for the Methods Hub, and Kim Manalili, Methods Hub Program Coordinator, will introduce the ‘Tools for Better Health’ Podcast Series. This introductory podcast also features Dr. Bill Ghali, Director of the O’Brien Institute for Public Health, who will talk about the Institute, particularly with regards to its work in the area of health research methods and tools.
Release Date: September 28, 2015
Duration : 5: 38
Dr. William Ghali is Scientific Director of the O’Brien Institute for Public Health (as of July 1, 2010). He is also Professor in the Departments of Medicine and Community Health Sciences at the University of Calgary.
Clinically, he is trained as a General Internist while his methodological training in health services research and epidemiology (MPH) was obtained in the Health Research Unit at Boston University. He is involved in research initiatives assessing healthcare delivery and access issues relating to cardiovascular disease, cerebrovascular disease, venous vascular disease, and diabetes.