University of Toronto
Dr. Walter Wodchis is Professor at the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Adjunct Scientist at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences and Research Chair in Implementation and Evaluation Science at the Institute for Better Health, Trillium Health Partners. Dr. Wodchis is also the Principal Investigator for the Health System Performance Research Network. In this program, he leads a team focused on research projects that identify complex populations with chronic conditions who transition through multiple health care sectors and develop health system performance measurement for these populations.
Dr. Wodchis has expertise in health economics, financing, health care policy evaluation and integrated care. Past significant publications include quality of life measurement for older populations, incentives and government payment for physicians and long-term care including pay for performance, and the relationship between quality and cost.