Jean-François Kozak, MA, PhD
Providence Health Care
Member: Scientific Review Committee
Jean is the Director of Research in the Centre for Healthy Aging at Providence Health Care, research scientist in the Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences (UBC and PHC) and a faculty member in the School of Population and Public Health (UBC). He currently is the co Director of the Primary Care of the Elderly Research Group (Department of Family and Community Medicine) which arose from his 5-year MSFHR funded BC Home and Community Care Research Network (www.hccrn.com). His research is in the areas of dementia, abuse and neglect, chronic disease management, and evaluations of health service delivery as related to the elderly and disabled. He has served on numerous national and international committees related to senior’s health and is the past recipient of the Canadian Association on Gerontology’s Award for significant Contribution to Canadian Gerontology. He received his MA (1980) and his PhD (1987) in Psychology from the University of British Columbia.