Elizabeth is a doctoral student in the health sciences research program at the University of Sherbrooke. She works under the supervision of Professors Mylaine Breton (Assistant Professor, University of Sherbrooke) and Jean-Louis Denis (Professor, School of Public Health at the University of Montreal). Elizabeth is the recipient of a doctoral scholarship from the Fonds de recherche du Québec - Santé (FRQS).She holds a Bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of Montreal (2013) and a Master's degree in Public Health from the University of Montreal's School of Public Health (2015). She has a wide range of transdisciplinary experiences in professional, academic, and community contexts. Through her involvement with various provincial and national organizations, including the Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement (CFHI), Elizabeth has focused on issues of governance, transformation, adaptation, management capacity, innovation and performance in healthcare systems. Driven by her particular interest in organizational theory, Elizabeth's thesis studies relational elements that influence the use of performance management tools in the context of change and the resulting structural effects on the capacity for change among various actors in healthcare governance. Since 2016, Elizabeth has been actively involved in the Canadian Association for Health Services and Policy Research (CAHSPR) Student Working Group, which she will co-chair from 2018-2019. More recently, Elizabeth was elected as one of three Early Career Researcher Members to represent doctoral students and emerging researchers from the international academic community at the Society for Studies in Organizing Heathcare (SHOC).
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