Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
Mission - Health Systems
Patrice Lindsay is currently the Director of Health Systems at the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Canada. She leads strategic directions for evidence informed systems change in planning and delivering health services across the care continuum for individuals with a range of heart conditions, stroke and vascular cognitive impairment. She is senior editor of the Canadian Stroke Best Practice Recommendations leading clinical guideline development and quality monitoring initiatives. She is innovative in approaches to the active and meaningful inclusion of people with lived experience in all Heart & Stroke activities. Dr. Lindsay is a recipient of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee medal for her efforts to improve stroke care and outcomes in Canada and internationally and has recently been recognized as one of the World Stroke organization’s leading Women in Stroke. She has a degree in nursing from the University of Western Ontario, completed her PhD in Health Services Research, Evaluation and Outcomes at the University of Toronto, and sits on several national and international advisory committees and research collaborations.

Moderator Of 1 Session

Session Type
SSO Session
Date
29.10.2021, Friday
Session Time
17:15 - 18:45
Room
SSO SESSIONS
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Presenter Of 1 Presentation

ACTIVATE Wellness Program: How Partnerships and Innovation Produced Results and Allowed Program to Adapt During Pandemic

Session Type
SSO Session
Date
28.10.2021, Thursday
Session Time
08:00 - 09:30
Room
SSO SESSIONS
Lecture Time
08:34 - 08:51