Dr. Eman Hassan, MD, MPH
Acting Executive Director
Dr. Eman Hassan is the acting Executive Director of the BC Centre for Palliative Care, and leads it’s Public Health Portfolio, including Compassionate Communities and Advance Care Planning Initiatives. Eman is the author of the Centre’s White Paper: The Public Health Approach to Palliative Care. In this paper, she describes the different public health palliative care models and demonstrating the international experiences with these models.
Eman has more than 15 years of experience leading population health initiatives and research and evaluation projects in BC. In addition to her medical degree, Eman holds a Masters of Public Health from UBC and completed a two-year Fellowship – awarded by CIHR – in Health Services Research and is pursuing a PhD in population health (UBC).
Eman published in leading medical journals and received notable awards from academic and professional institutions for her research that contributed to improvement in community health.
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