Director, Ottawa Model for Smoking Cessation
Kerri-Anne has been at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute since 2006, where she is a Scientist and Director of Prevention & Wellness Centre, the Canadian Women’s Heart Health Centre, and the Ottawa Model for Smoking Cessation. She received her BSc (Hon.) from the University of Ottawa, her MSc from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, and her PhD in Population Health from the University of Ottawa. She trained as a Student Scientist at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES uOttawa) between 2010 and 2015 within the Primary Care & Population Health Research Program. Her research has focused on implementation, effectiveness, and cost-effectiveness of cardiovascular disease prevention programs, mainly focusing on tobacco cessation and women’s heart health.