Conference Planning Working Group

This conference is planned in partnership with the BC SUPPORT Unit's regional centres, patients, decision-makers, and providers. See the full planning team here:

Name Title Place of Employment (if applicable) Affiliations
Alison Hoens Knowledge Translation Specialist, Methods Clusters BC SUPPORT Unit  
Anna Rychtera Patient Rep, Co-facilitator for POR workshop, member of the Patient Council, BC SUPPORT Unit,
member of the Standing Committee on Health Services and Population Health, MOH (Ministry of Health),
member of the PAC for ARNBC (Association of Registered Nurses of BC)
Annie Moore Research Education and Grant Facilitator Island Health  
Camille Viray Education and Communications Coordinator, Department of Evaluation and Research Services Fraser Health Authority  
Colleen McGavin Patient Engagement Lead BC SUPPORT Unit  
Dan Enjo Communications Specialist BC SUPPORT Unit  
Grace Park Regional Medical Director Home Health, Fraser Health Authority Division of Family Practice, White Rock/South Surrey
Jenny Cartwright Knowledge Broker, Vancouver Island Regional Centre Island Health  
John Ward Performance Measurement Lead BC SUPPORT Unit  
Katrina Plamondon Regional Practice Leader, Research and Knowledge Translation Interior Health Adjunct Professor, University of British Columbia Okanagan School of Nursing
Kent Cadogan Loftsgard Clinical Educator/Research Co-Investigator/Patient Partner Vancouver Coastal Health & University of British Columbia BC SUPPORT UNIT, Providence Health Care
Lupin Battersby Knowledge Translation Specialist BC SUPPORT Unit Fraser Centre Simon Fraser University
Margot Wilson Director, Chronic Disease Management Strategy Providence Health Care Faculty/Coach, Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement Adjunct Faculty, UBC School of Nursing
Nicole Cook Clinical Nurse Specialist Provincial Health Services Authority Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Victoria School of Nursing
Noreen Frisch Professor School of Nursing, University of Victoria  
Pat Atherton* Director, Training and Virtual Networking Platform BC SUPPORT Unit  
Rachael Wells Manager, Health Research Initiatives; Co-Lead BC SUPPORT Unit, Northern Centre University of Northern British Columbia  
Larry Mroz Research Navigator and Patient Engagement Coordinator BC SUPPORT Unit  

*Team Lead. Please email Pat with your questions and comments.