VEGA Team (2015 - June 2019)

McMaster University led the VEGA Project in collaboration with Western University and University of Toronto.

Dr. Harriet MacMillan

Project Lead. MacMillan is a Distinguished University Professor at McMaster University, and a family violence researcher, paediatrician and psychiatrist at Hamilton Health Sciences Centre.

 

Dr. Nadine Wathen

Project Co-lead. Wathen is Professor and Research Scholar at Western University with expertise in family violence and knowledge mobilization.

 

Dr. Donna Stewart

Stewart is a University Professor at the University of Toronto, and a psychiatrist at University Health Network; she had a lead role in the evidence review process and served as a family violence content expert.

 

Dr. Mark Hanson

Hanson is Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto and the Hospital for Sick Children with expertise in medical education; he served as the Education Leader Table Co-Lead.

 

Dr. Susan Jack

Jack is Professor of Nursing at McMaster University with expertise in nursing education, family violence, and nursing intervention research; she served as the Education Leader Table Co-Lead.

 

Dr. Anita Kothari

Kothari is an Associate Professor and Faculty Scholar at Western University with expertise in knowledge mobilization in public health; she had a lead role in the Partnership Evaluation.

 

 

Project activities were supported by staff at McMaster and Western:

 

Chris McKee, MA, McMaster University, Project Manager

Jen MacGregor, PhD, Western University, Senior Research Associate

Jill McTavish, PhD, McMaster University, Post-Doctoral Fellow

Anna DeSimone, McMaster University, Project Assistant

James Dietrich, MSc, McMaster University, Website/Instructional Design