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Susan Bronskill
Susan Bronskill, M.Sc., PhD

Associate scientist

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
2075 Bayview Ave., Room G1 23
Toronto, ON
M4N 3M5

Phone: 416-480-4055, ext. 3873
Fax: 416-480-6048

Research Administrative Coordinator: Dina Skvirsky
Phone: 416-480-4055, ext. 3426
Fax: 416-480-6048
Email: dina.skvirsky@ices.on.ca

Education:

  • B.Sc., 1993, economics, University of Toronto, Canada
  • M.Sc., 1996, health administration, U of T
  • PhD, 2001, health policy, Harvard University, U.S.

Appointments and Affiliations:

Research Focus:

  • Health services research in acute and long-term care settings

Research Summary:

Dr. Bronskill’s research examines frail older adults and how they interact with the health system. She uses population-based, linked health care administrative data to examine structures, processes and outcomes related to quality of care for vulnerable older adults. These findings are used to make systematic comparisons within and across providers, facilities and geographic regions to identify and target areas where gaps in care can be improved. In particular, her research focuses on continuity of care and medication use in the long-term care and home care environments.

Selected Publications:

See current publications list at PubMed.

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