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George Kephart

Professor, Department of Community Health and Epidemiology and the School of Health Administration

Email: george.kephart@dal.ca
 

Profile

George's research interests include health policy evaluation, equity and access to health services, chronic disease surveillance and chronic disease management. His current research projects focus on the development of new patient reported measures of chronic disease self-management that can be used for clinical assessment and research; using small area estimation methods to measure community differences in chronic disease prevention, management and outcomes;  and population needs-based approaches to the design of collaborative primary care teams.

https://medicine.dal.ca/departments/department-sites/community-health/our-people/our-faculty/george-kephart.html

 

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Professor, Department of Community Health and Epidemiology and the School of Health Administration

  • Visiting Professor, Umea University, Sweden

  • International Chronic and Complex Conditions Research Group (IC3RG)  https://www.dal.ca/sites/ic3rg.html

  •  Building Research for Integrated Primary Healthcare in Nova Scotia (BRIC-NS)  https://bricns.com

 

Education

  • Ph.D. 1990 Sociology, University of Wisconsin - Madison (specialization in Demography)

  • M.S. 1985 Sociology, University of Wisconsin - Madison (specialization in Demography)

  • B.S. 1982 Sociology, University of California, Riverside

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