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Education

20152018

Juris Doctor (JD)

University of Ottawa

Dual Canadian/American JD program (Faculty of Law, French Section) 

20122015

Masters of Science (MSc)

McMaster University

Global Health (Faculty of Health Sciences) with a research concentration in comparative pharmaceutical policy

20082012

Honours Bachelor of Arts (Hon. BA)

York University

Environmental and Health Studies (Glendon College) with Certificate of Bilingual Excellence

Experience

May 2015Aug 2015

Research Assistant

Centre for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine, University of Sydney

Primary responsible in two projects on conflicts of interest in medicine at the Centre for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine (VELiM). Methods include semi-structured interviews and focus groups with stakeholders (including medical students, patient/consumer advocates and patients) and comparative health policy analysis methodology. Comparative analysis includes case studies of legislation and regulation pertaining to the relationship between physicians and the pharmaceutical industry in the United States, France, and Australia.

Sep 2012May 2015

Research Assistant

University of British Columbia, Vancouver (Canada)
I managed a comparative regulatory policy study examining the effectiveness of regulations on the pharmaceutical sales visit in Canada, France, and the United States (under the supervision of Dr. Barbara Mintzes, University of Sydney). I recruited and carried out 36 semi-structured interviews with regulatory stakeholders in either English or French, organized and analyzed transcribed data, and presented preliminary results at an international conference in Paris. Currently drafting study manuscript.

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