Full SALTY team meeting September 2016 & 2019

SALTY team

SALTY Full Team Meeting September 2016
Front Row L – R: Dr. Denise Cloutier, Susan Stevens, Dr. Janice Keefe, Cameron Lynam, Liz Findlay, Lisa Tay 2nd row: Heather Fifield, Heather Cook, Dr. Leah MacDonald, Mary Kjorven, Alyssa Firlotte, Dr. Deanne Taylor 3rd Row: Dr. Greta Cummings. Linda Outcalt, Dr. Katie Aubrecht, Carren Dujela, Kaitlyn Delaney, Carmen Grabusic 4th Row: Dr. Susan Braedley, Judy Nicol, Dr. Ivy Bourgeault, Dr. Kelli Stajduhar, Dr. Elaine Moody, Paula Richardson 5th Row: Prince Owusu, Jim Mann, Dr. Tamara Daly, Dr. Hugh Armstrong, Brent Parker, Dr. Thomas Lo Last Row: Dr. Peter Norton, Dr. Pat Armstrong, Dr. Jeff Poss

DSC_1483SALTY Full Team Meeting May 2019
Front Row L – R: Emily Hubley, Rowen MacKenzie, Naomi Black, Janice Keefe, Matthias Hoben, Mary Kjorven, Cameron Lynam. 2nd Row: Faye Forbes, Stephanie Chamberlain, Jim Mann, Katie Aubrecht, Heather Cook, Carole Estabrooks, Jim Silvius. 3rd Row: Jennifer Kirby, Carren Dujela, Judy Nicol, Kelli Stajduhar, Liz Findlay, Sandra Bauld, Heather Fifield, Tim Lukyn. 4th Row: Prince Owusu, Della Roberts, Mary Jean Hande, Ivy Bourgeault, Ruby Knowles, Leah MacDonald, Andrea Gruneir, Lisa Tay.5th Row: Krista Connell, Deanne Taylor, Tamara Daly, Vasuki Shanmuganathan, Whitney Berta, Paula Richardson, Tanya Crawford, Denise Cloutier, Brent Parker, Jeff Poss.

Team Members

Project Leads

Keefe

Scientific Lead – Janice Keefe, PhD

Director Nova Scotia Centre on Aging
Lena Isabel Jodrey Chair in Gerontology
Professor, Department of Family Studies and Gerontology
Mount Saint Vincent University

EstabrooksScientific Co-Lead – Carole Estabrooks, PhD

Canada Research Chair in Knowledge Translation
Principal Investigator Translating Research in Elder Care (TREC)
Professor, Faculty of Nursing
University of Alberta


Cook_no white frameKnowledge User Lead – Heather Cook, BScN, MScN

Director, Systemic Review and Research
Office of the Seniors Advocate, BC



MacDonaldClinical Lead – Leah MacDonald, MD

Executive Medical Director, Primary Care and Seniors Health
Island Health Authority, British Columbia


FifieldResident and Family Lead – Heather Fifield

Family Caregiver
Bridgewater, Nova Scotia


Stream Leads:


KatDSC_0370ie Aubrecht (Stream 2), PhD, Canada Research Chair Tier II Health Equity and Social Justice, Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, St. Francis Xavier University, Nova Scotia

Ivy Ivy_BourgeaultBourgeault (Stream 2), PhD, CIHR Research Chair in Gender, Work and Health Human Resources, Professor, Telfer School of Management and Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ontario

 

Denise_CloutierDenise Cloutier (Stream 3), PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Geography and Research Affiliate, Centre on Aging, University of Victoria, British Columbia

 

 

Cook_no white frameHeather Cook (Project Knowledge User Lead/Stream 4), BScN, MScN, Director, Systemic Review and Research Office of the Seniors Advocate Victoria, BC




TamTamara_Dalyara Daly (Stream 2), PhD, Director, York University Centre for Aging Research and Education (YU-CARE), and Full Professor, Faculty of Health, York University, Ontario




Estabrooks

Carole Estabrooks (Project Scientific Co-Lead/Stream 1), RN, PhD, FCAHS, FAAN, Principal Investigator Translating Research in Elder Care (TREC) Canada Research Chair in Knowledge Translation, Faculty of Nursing University of Alberta, Alberta



Matthias_Hoben

Matthias Hoben (Stream 1), PhD, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Alberta




Keefe

Janice Keefe (Project Scientific Lead/Stream 4) PhD, Director Nova Scotia Centre on Aging, Lena Isabel Jodrey Chair in Gerontology, Professor, Department of Family Studies and Gerontology, Mount Saint Vincent University, Nova Scotia


MacDonald

Leah MacDonald (Project Clinical Lead/Stream 3), MD, Executive Medical Director, Primary Care and Seniors Health, Vancouver Island Health Authority, British Columbia



 KelKelli_Stajduharli Stajduhar (Stream 3), PhD, Professor and Associate Director, Research and Scholarship, School of   Nursing within the Faculty of Human and Social Development, University of Victoria, British Columbia


Dee_Taylor Deanne Taylor (Stream 4/Chair KT Advisory Group), PhD, Corporate Director, Research, Interior Health BC & Scientific Director, Rural Coordination Centre of BC (RCCbc) Interior Health, British Columbia




Co-Investigators:

Melissa AndrewsMelissa Andrew (Stream 2 and 4), MD, MSc (PH), FRCPC, Geriatrician, Geriatric Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia




Hugh_Armstrong Hugh Armstrong (Stream 2), PhD, Distinguished Research Professor, Professor Emeritus, Social Work, Political Economy, and Sociology, Carleton University, Ontario


Pat_Armstrong Pat Armstrong (Stream 2), PhD, Distinguished Research Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, York University, Ontario





Whitney_Berta Whitney Berta (Stream 1), PhD, Associate Professor, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Ontario


Susan Braedley (Stream 2), PhD, Associate Professor, School of Social Work, Institute of Health: Science, Technology Policy and Institute of Political Economy, Carleton University, Ontario



Fred_Burge 2Fred Burge (Stream 4), MD, MSc, FCFP, Professor and Research Director, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia





Choiniere_JackieJackie Choiniere (Stream 2) (July 2016 – August 2018), PhD, Associate Professor, Faculty of Health, School of Nursing, York University, Ontario


Greta_CummingsGreta Cummings (Stream1) (August 2016 – present), PhD, Professor Nursing, Faculty of Nursing, Edmonton Clinic Health Academy, University of Alberta, Alberta


Andrea_Gruneir

Andrea Gruneir (Stream 1), PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Alberta




Emily_MarshallEmily Marshall (Stream 2), PhD, Associate Professor and affiliate scientist, Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia

Margaret_McGregorMargaret McGregor (KT Advisory Group), MD, MHSc, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Family Practice, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia and family physician at Mid Main Community Health Centre, Vancouver, British Columbia


Peter_NortonPeter Norton (Stream1), MD, Emeritus Professor of Family Medicine at the University of Calgary, Alberta


jeff_PossJeff Poss (Stream 1), PhD, Associate Adjunct Professor, School of Public Health and Health Systems, University of Waterloo and Health Services Research Consultant, British Columbia





RobertsDDella Roberts
(Stream 3) (June 2017 – present), MSN, CHPCN (C), Clinical Nurse Specialist, End of Life Care, Island Health Authority, British Columbia




Richard-SawatzkyRick Sawatzky
(Stream 3) (February 2017 – present), RN, PhD, Canada Research Chair in Patient Outcomes, Associate Professor of Nursing, Trinity Western University, British Columbia.




Knowledge Users:


Cook_no white frame

Heather Cook (Knowledge User Lead/Stream 4 Co-Lead), BScN, MScN, Director, Systemic Review and Research Office of the Seniors Advocate Victoria, BC





Fifield

Heather Fifield (Project Resident & Family Lead/Stream 2), Family caregiver, Bridgewater, Nova Scotia.




Carmen_GrabusicCarmen Grabusic (KT Advisory Group), Director, Program Policy and Quality Improvement, Continuing Care Branch, Alberta Health, Alberta




Ruby_KnowlesRuby Knowles (Stream 4) (August 2016 – present), Senior Executive Director, System Strategy and Performance, Nova Scotia Health and Wellness, Nova Scotia




MacDonald

Leah MacDonald (Clinical Lead/Stream 3 Co-Lead), MD, Executive Medical Director, Primary Care and Seniors Health, Vancouver Island Health Authority, British Columbia



Pollard_BrianBrian Pollard (Stream 4) (November 2016 – present), Assistant Deputy Minister, Long Term Care Homes Division, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, Ontario

 

Corinne Schalm_SALTY TEAM_PhotoCorinne Schalm (Stream 1 and 4), Executive Director, Continuing Care, Alberta Health, Alberta




James_SilviusJames Silvius
(Stream 1), Medical Director, Seniors Health, Alberta Health Services, Alberta






Susan_StevensSusan Stevens
(Stream 2 and 4), Senior Director, Continuing Care, Nova Scotia Health Authority, Nova Scotia





Dee_TaylorDeanne Taylor
(Stream 4 Co-Lead/ Chair KT Advisory Group), PhD, Corporate Director, Research, Interior Health BC & Scientific Director, Rural Coordination Centre of BC (RCCbc) Interior Health, British Columbia


Gary_TeareGary Teare (Stream 1), CEO of Health Quality Council, Saskatchewan




 

SALTY Advisory Group:

Faye_Forbes
Faye Forbes Chair – Person Living with Dementia, Nova Scotia




Naiomi BlackNaomi Black
(September 2017 – present) Long Term Care Resident, Parkstone Advanced Care, Halifax, Nova Scotia




SanSandra Baulddra Bauld (March 2017 – present), Volunteer, Northwood, Halifax, Nova Scotia




Fifield

Heather Fifield (Resident & Family Lead/Stream 2), Family caregiver, Bridgewater, Nova Scotia.





Jayme_HunterJayme Hunter Health Care Aide, Heritage Village, Fraser Health Authority, British Columbia



Jennifer_KirbyJennifer Kirby (April 2017 – present), Recreation and Volunteer Coordinator, Shannex, Halifax, Nova Scotia





Yvonne_LePairYvonne LePair
(April 2016 – December 2016), Director, Volunteer Engagement Northwood, Nova Scotia


Cameron_LynamCameron Lynam Health Care Aide, Bradley Centre Residential Care, Fraser Health Authority, British Columbia



Jim_MannJim Mann Person Living with Dementia, British Columbia








Knowledge Translation Advisory Group:


Dee_TaylorDeanne Taylor Chair – Stream 4 Co-Lead/Knowledge User, PhD, Corporate Director, Research, Interior Health BC & Scientific Director, Rural Coordination Centre of BC (RCCbc) Interior Health, British Columbia.


Elizabeth_FindlayElizabeth Findlay, Director of Clinical Operations, Residential Care, Critical Care, Emergency and Respiratory Services in Chilliwack, Fraser Health Authority, British Columbia





Anne_HayesAnne Hayes (April 2017 – present), Director, Strategic Policy and Planning Division, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, Ontario


Trevor_Janz_Director_-_CopyTrevor Janz, Medical Director, Residential Care, Interior Health, British Columbia




Vicki_KennedyVicki Kennedy (May 2017 – present), Regional Clinical Nurse Specialist, Palliative Care, Interior Health Authority, British Columbia





Mary_KjorvenMary Kjorven, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Specialized Geriatric Program, Interior Health Authority, British Columbia





Judy_NicolJudy Nicol, Regional Practice Leader, Interior Health, British Columbia




kim NormanKim Norman, Manager, Bradley Centre, Residential Care, Chilliwack, Fraser Health Authority, British Columbia





SALTY Trainee Network

Current Trainees:


MJHande Headshot (1)Mary Jean Hande
, Trainee Co-Lead (Overall Project Postdoctoral Fellow) (July 2018 – present) PhD, Dr. Hande is currently completing a Postdoctoral Fellowship with Dr. Janice Keefe in the Department of Family Studies and Gerontology, Nova Scotia Centre on Aging at Mount Saint Vincent University.


Emily HubleyEmily Hubley (Overall Project, Stream 2, Stream 4 Research Assistant) (September 2018 – present), Master’s student, Family Studies and Gerontology under the supervision of Dr. Janice Keefe at Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, Nova Scotia.



Pam IrwinPamela Irwin
Trainee (Stream 4 Postdoctoral Fellow) (September 2019 – present), PhD, Dr. Irwin is currently completing a Postdoctoral Fellowship with Dr. Janice Keefe in the Department of Family Studies and Gerontology, Nova Scotia Centre on Aging at Mount Saint Vincent University.


Timothy (Tim) Lukyn (Stream 4 Research Associate) (January 2020 – June 2020) Tim is currently completing a PhD in Psychology at the University of Victoria and working as a research associate with Dr. Janice Keefe supporting dissemination activities for stream 4.

Andreina (Andie) Marquez de la Plata Gregor (Stream 2 Research Assistant) (May 2020 – Present) Andie is an undergraduate student in the department of Sociology at St. Francis Xavier University. She is a recipient of a Scotia Scholars Award for summer research to be completed under the supervision of Dr. Katie Aubrecht.

Prince_OwusuPrince Owusu (Stream 2), BA, MPhil, Prince is currently completing a PhD under the supervsion of Dr. Susan Braedley in the Faculty of Social Work, Carleton University



KristenKristen Parkhill Research Assistant (Overall Project) (September 2019 – present), Master’s student, Family Studies and Gerontology under the supervision of Dr. Janice Keefe at Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, Nova Scotia.




DSC_1323Marco Redden (September 2018 – present) Master’s student, Family Studies and Gerontology under the supervision of Dr. Janice Keefe, Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, Nova Scotia.





Past Trainees:

DSC_0370Katie Aubrecht (Stream 2 Co-Lead) (Postdoctoral Fellow April 2016 – August 2018) PhD, Dr. Aubrecht completed a CIHR Health System Impact Fellowship in August 2018 under the direction of Dr. Susan Stevens, Nova Scotia Health Authority and Dr. Janice Keefe, Mount Saint Vincent University. Dr. Aubrecht continues as a Lead Investigator on the SALTY project.

MaMary Jory Jo Bernard (Overall Project Research Assistant) (September 2017 – April 2018) MA, Mary Jo completed a Masters in the Department of Family Studies and Gerontology, Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, Nova Scotia.


Stephanie_Chamberlain_PhotoStephanie Chamberlain (Stream 1 Research Assistant) (August 2016 – June 2019), MA, Alzheimer Society of Canada Doctoral Fellow and Trainee for the Translating Research in Elder Care (TREC) Research Program. Stephanie completed a PhD with Dr. Carole Estabrooks in the Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta.

Kaitlyn cropKaitlyn Delaney (Stream 4 Research Assistant) (September 2016 – May 2017), MA, Kaitlyn completed a MA with Dr. Janice Keefe in the Department of Family Studies and Gerontology, Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, Nova Scotia.



DSC_0891Alyssa Firlotte (Overall Project Research Assistant) (September 2016 – Aug. 2017). MA, Alyssa completed a Masters in the Department of Family Studies and Gerontology, Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, Nova Scotia.



MelissaMelissa Geisbrecht (Stream 3 Postdoctoral Fellow) (September 2017 – February 2018) PhD, Dr. Geisbrecht completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship under the direction of Dr. Kelli Stajduhar, Centre on Aging, University of Victoria, British Columbia.


Anne Gillies Anne Gillies (September 2018 – December 2019), MA, Anne completed an MA in the Department of Family Studies and Gerontology Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, Nova Scotia.

 

Matthias_HobenMatthias Hoben (Stream 1 Co-Lead) (Postdoctoral Fellow April 2016 – May 2018), PhD, Dr. Hoben completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship with Dr. Carole Estabrooks in the Translating Research in Elder Care (TREC) program, Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta. Dr. Hoben continues as a Lead Investigator on the SALTY project.



DSC_1240Natasha LaPierre (Overall Project Research Assistant) (April 2018 – December 2018) MA, Natasha has completed a Masters in the Department of Family Studies and Gerontology, Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, Nova Scotia


LilyLily Lu (Stream 1 Research Assistant) (November 2017 – August 2018) Lily is an undergraduate student and Trainee for the Translating Research in Elder Care (TREC) Research Program in the Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta.




thomas__loThomas Lo (Stream 1 Postdoctoral Fellow) (April 2016 – Dec. 2017), PhD, Dr. Lo completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship with Dr. Carole Estabrooks in the Faculty of Nursing, Translating Research in Elder Care (TREC) Research Program, University of Alberta, Alberta.


Rowen McKenzieRowen McKenzie (September 2018 – June 2020) MA, Rowen completed an MA with Dr. Janice Keefe in the Department Family Studies and Gerontology, Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, Nova Scotia.

 

 

Linda_OutcaltLinda Outcalt (Stream 3 Research Assistant) (July 2016 – August 2018), MA, Linda is currently completing a PhD and is a student affiliate at the Centre on Aging (now known as the Institute on Aging & Lifelong Health), University of Victoria.


Vasuki Shanmuganathan Trainee Co-Lead (Stream 2 Postdoctoral Fellow) (January 2018 – January 2020) PhD, Dr. Shanmuganathan is currently completing a Postdoctoral Fellowship with Dr. Tamara Daly at York University Centre for Aging Research and Education

 

Dee_TaylorDeanne Taylor (Stream 4 Co-Lead/Chair KT Advisory Group) (Postdoctoral Fellow April 2016 – August 2018), PhD, Corporate Director, Research, Interior Health, British Columbia. Dr. Taylor completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship with Dr. Janice Keefe in the Department of Family Studies and Gerontology, Mount Saint Vincent University. Dr. Taylor continues as a Lead Investigator on the SALTY project.

Tesia_WoodTesia Wood (Stream 2 Research Assistant) (August 2016 – April 2017). MA, Tesia completed her MA in Health Policy and Equity, York University, Toronto, Ontario.



 

Project Staff:

 

DSC_0921Paula Richardson, Project Manager, Mount Saint Vincent University




Dujela_Carren

Carren Dujela, Project Coordinator (Stream 3), University of Victoria

 

Tanya Crawford Knowledge Broker (Overall Project) (January 2019 – January 2020), Mount Saint Vincent University

Rachael_DempseyRachael Dempsey, Project Coordinator (Stream 2), (March 2017 – March 2018) York University





EmilyEmily McIntyre, Project Coordinator (Stream 2) (March 2018 – March 2020), York University




Parker_BrentBrent Parker, Project Coordinator (Stream 4), (April 2016-March 2020) Interior Health, British Columbia






DSC_0869Lisa Tay, Project Coordinator (Stream 4), (April 2016-March 2020) Mount Saint Vincent University