Jamie Brehaut* PhD


Jamie Brehaut* PhD
Professor and Senior Scientist

Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
Clinical Epidemiology Program
Ottawa Hospital, General Campus

Room: 501 Smyth Road, Centre for Practice-Changing Research (CPCR), Room L1284; Box 201B
Office: 613-737-8899 ext. 73820
Fax: 613-739-6938
Work E-mail: jbrehaut@ohri.ca

Dr. Jamie Brehaut


Dr. Jamie Brehaut is a Senior Scientist with the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Full Professor in the School of Epidemiology & Public Health at the University of Ottawa, and member of the Centre for Implementation Science and the Ottawa Methods Centre. Dr. Brehaut holds a PhD in Cognitive Psychology from McMaster University.  Trained in issues of human memory, attention, and cognition, Dr. Brehaut has expertise in knowledge translation  and implementation, psychological theory, judgement and decision making, decision support, and issues in caregiver health. Much of his work focuses on the application of psychological theory to facilitate health care practice change and ethical issues in health care decision making. His work involves a wide range of clinical disciplines (e.g. emergency medicine, critical care, oncology, lab medicine, public health).

Fields of Interest

  • Theories and frameworks in implementation science
  • Application of cognitive theories in knowledge translation
  • Audit and Feedback
  • Informed consent
  • Caregiver health
  • Ethics and recruitment in clinical trials
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