Queen's University

For the Record: August 22, 2013

Tue, 08/20/2013


Faculty of Health Sciences

Michael Green — Director, Centre for Health Services and Policy Research

Alan Harrison, Provost and Vice-Principal (Academic), is pleased to announce that Michael Green has been appointed director of the Centre for Health Services and Policy Research (CHSPR) for an initial five-year term from July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2018. Dr. Green had acted as the interim director for CHSPR since January 2010.

Dr. Green completed his undergraduate medical training at the University of British Columbia in 1993 and his residency in family medicine at Memorial University of Newfoundland in 1995. Following eight years of active practice as a family physician at the Weeneebayko Hospital in Moose Factory, Ontario, including two years as head of family medicine and four years as chief of staff, he completed a master's in public health with a focus on health policy and management at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health in 2002.

Dr. Green held an adjunct academic appointment with Queen’s since 1995 and, in 2003, he was appointed to the Department of Family Medicine as an assistant professor and was promoted to associate professor in 2009. He also holds a cross-appointment in the Department of Public Health Sciences. Dr. Green has been a core faculty member with CHSPR, as well as a member of the Centre of Studies in Primary Care (CSPC) since 2003. Since 2009, he has been associate director of research for the Department of Family Medicine and for CSPC and an adjunct scientist with the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences.

An active educator, Dr. Green has coordinated and taught courses in family medicine to medical students and residents and he has lectured to graduate students at Queen’s School of Policy Studies. He supervised the scholarly work of four graduate students and 10 residents.

Since 2003, Dr. Green has served as a consultant for both the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and Health Canada and he was a member of the Ontario Expert Panel on Wait Times in Primary Care.
Dr. Green’s research spans a broad range of health services and policy research areas with an emphasis on primary care, quality of care and patient safety, equity in health, and aboriginal health. He has published 20 papers and has delivered more than 100 lectures and presentations across Canada and internationally.


Board of Trustees nominations

Nominations are requested for the following position:

1 Faculty/Librarian/Archivist, Board of Trustees

The term is effective immediately until May 31, 2015.

Nomination forms are available online or by contacting the University Secretariat at 613-533-6095.

Information on eligibility and process is contained in the Board of Trustees By-Law No. 1, election of Trustees by the Faculty.

Nominations must be received at the University Secretariat, 153 Richardson Hall, by 4 pm on Wednesday, September 11, 2013.

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