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Angus, Douglas

Angus, Douglas

Professor Emeritus
Retired Professor
B.Com. (St. Patrick's College), M.A. (uOttawa)
DMS 5154
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Douglas Angus,until his retirement in June 2016, was a Full Professor in the Telfer School of Management with expertise in health economics and health policy. He was the Director of the PhD Program in Population Health from 2003 to 2010. Previously, he was Vice Dean and Associate Dean in the School from 1999-2002, and Director of the MHA Program from 1997-2001. From 2001 until 2007, Professor Angus also served as a member of the University of Ottawa’s Board of Governors.

Research Activities and Interests

Professor Angus continues to have research activities at the international, national, provincial and regional levels in areas related to health economics, health policy, program evaluation and health care management. He has been Principal Investigator and/or Co Investigator on research projects funded by the Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR) and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC),for example on a study comparing support services for seniors in the Champlain Local Health Integration Network in Ontario and Marseilles, France, and recently on a study comparing a nurse practitioner model of delivery to an aging population in hospital to the traditional hospital-based delivery model. Finally, he continues to supervise supervise graduate students in the PhD Program in Population Health and the MSc Program in Health Systems Management.

Research Areas
  • Health Economics and Policy, Program Evaluation

Publications during the last 7 years

Chapters in Books

  • Angus, D.E., Grenier, C., St-Pierre, M., Gambarelli, F. and Dubois, A. Supporting Seniors at Home through Integrated Health Care: Canada and France Compared. In Bohnet-Joschko, S. and Boutsioli, Z.. Intercultural Dialogue on Health Economics, Management and Policy: Challenges and Chances. Athens Institute for Education and Research, 2014.
  • Richard, N., Chreim, S., Bourgeault, I.L. and Angus, D.E. Chronically Ill Patients' Experience of Illness and Healing Relationships in Integrative Medicine. In Carter, K.R. and Murphy, G.E.. Alternative Medicine: Practices, Health Benefits, and Controversies. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science, 2012.

Papers in Refereed Journals

  • Gifford, W., Holyoke, P., Squires, J., Angus, D.E., Brosseau, L., Craik, J., Egan, M., Graham, I.D., Miller, C., Norman, J. and Wallin, L. 2014. Managerial leadership for research use in nursing and allied healthcare professions: A narrative synthesis protocol. Systematic Reviews, 3: 57.
  • Hogg, W., Zhao, X., Angus, D.E., Fortier, M., Zhong, J., O'Sullivan, T.L., Sigal, R.J. and Blanchard, C. 2012. The Cost of Integrating a Physical Activity Counselor in the Primary Health Care Team. American Board of Family Medicine, Journal of the, 25(2): 250-252.

Other Scholarly Contributions

  • (Book review) Angus, D.E. 2014. "Economic modelling of a public health program for fall prevention".

Funded Research during the last 7 years

Funded Research during the last 7 years
From-To Source Title * ** Role Amount
2013-2015 SSHRC Evaluating the impact of technology and funding on community radio in Canada (Expert Advisor) R C Co-I $ 57,097
2013-2014 CIHR A systematic review of managerial leadership R C Co-I $ 99,929
2012 RSSFE Projet de recherche en matière de services de santé intégrés offerts aux minorités linguistiques C G PI $ 40,000
2010-2013 SSHRC Adoption and Use of an Expert R System: User Acceptance and Usage Outcomes R G Co-I $ 52,336
2007-2012 Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Evidence-based Practice Center: Synthesizing Scientific Evidence to Improve Quality and Effectiveness in Health Care C F Co-I $ 5,000,000
2002-2012 CIHR/CHSRF Development and Evaluation of an Ontario Training Centre in Health Services and Policy Research R C Co-I $ 3,750,000

*Purpose = C: Contract (R and D), E: Equipment Grant, R: Research Grant, S: Support Award, P: Pedagogical Grant, O: Other, U: Unknown

**Type= C: Granting Councils, G: Government, F: Foundations, I: UO Internal Funding, O: Other, U: Unknown

Role: PI = Principal Investigator, Co-I = Co-Investigator, Co-PI = Co-Principal Investigator

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