Our Team

Our Team

We are experts and leaders in palliative care, broad system and social change, and program implementation and evaluation. Our team engages, consults, and collaborates with a variety of stakeholders, including patient and family groups, health care providers and educators, local and provincial community organizations, health authorities, and policy makers.

Dr Eman Hassan

Dr. Eman Hassan
Executive Director

Dr. Doris Barwich
Medical Director

Carolyn Tayler
Director of Strategic Initiatives

Dr. Rachel Carter
Research Manager

Dr. Gillian Fyles
Serious Illness Conversation Initiative Physician Lead

Kathleen Yue
Education and Partnerships Lead

Kathy Kennedy
Community Development Specialist

Dr. Julie Ridley
Education and Partnerships Medical Lead

Elizabeth Beddard-Huber
Serious Illness Conversation Initiative Practice Lead

Melody Jobse
Community Engagement

Jennifer Bond

Jennifer Bond – Executive Assistant

Stephanie Stuerle – Administrative Assistant