Zulma V. Rueda

Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Medellín, Colombia, and Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

Misha Miazga-Rodriguez

Misha Miazga-Rodriguez, MSc MPH is a public health professional with interests in epidemiology and biostatistics currently working as a health data analyst for Public Health Surveillance at Alberta Health Services.

Simon Otto

Simon Otto, PhD, DVM, BS is a veterinary epidemiologist working on One Health approaches to develop scientific and policy mechanisms to combat antimicrobial resistance and food-borne disease in the farm-to-fork continuum. His research is conducted in a “virtual lab” where he utilizes surveillance and other data, combined with quantitative epidemiological methods, to tackle research questions…

Gordon Thane

Gordon Thane, BMSc, MPH, PMP®, is a Health Promotion Specialist, co-Founder and Executive Director of Public Health Insight committed to addressing public health issues, such as antimicrobial resistance, vaccine hesitancy, mental health, and suicide. Thane has previously collaborated with NCCID conducting an environmental scan to support the design and implementation of health promotion programs to increase…

S. M. Zeeshan Qadar

Zeeshan Qadar is currently a Project Manager at NCCID. His project stream is Refugees and Public Health since 2016, in which he is involved in Knowledge Synthesis (KS) and Knowledge Translation (KT) activities like identifying and engaging key stakeholders in public health across Canada for knowledge exchange in refugee’s health. He has prepared disease debriefs…

Susie Taylor

Susie Taylor is a currently a Project Manager at NCCID. She is a knowledge translation professional with experience in community engagement, indigenous development and sustainability.

Jasmine Frost

Jasmine Frost is a Ph.D. Student at the Public Health Agency of Canada from University of Manitoba in Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases.

Toby Le

Toby Le is a PhD student from the University of Manitoba in Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases.

The National Collaborating Centre for Indigenous Health

The National Collaborating Centre for Indigenous Health (NCCIH), one of six National Collaborating Centres created to foster linkages within the public health community, is located in the University of Northern British Columbia, Prince George, B.C. It focuses on the health of a population and addresses health inequities experienced by Canada’s First Nations, Inuit and Métis…

Dr. Sarah Minwanimad Funnell

Dr. Sarah Minwanimad Funnell is a First Nations Family Physician and Public Health Specialist. Sarah is an Associate Medical Officer of Health at Ottawa Public Health and Director of Indigenous Health within the Department of Family Medicine at Queen’s University. Previously Sarah offered Primary Care services for refugees, immigrants, homeless and Indigenous people. Since March…