Contact Information

Ian Graham, Ma, PhD
613-737-8899 x 73810
igraham@ohri.ca

Ian Graham

Sr. Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology Program
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
Professor, Department of Epidemiology & Community Medicine
University of Ottawa
Adjunct Professor, School of Nursing
Queen's University

Research Interests

  • Research Transfer (Utilization)
  • Evidence-Based Practice
  • Clinical Practice Guidelines
  • Quality Appraisal

Brief Biography

Dr. Ian Graham is Senior Scientist in the Clinical Epidemiology Program of the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute and Professor in the department of Epidemiology & Community Medicine, of the University of Ottawa. He is an adjunct associate professor in the School of Nursing at Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario. From 2006-2012 he was on an interchange with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research where he held the position of Vice-President of the Knowledge Translation and Public Outreach.Dr. Graham obtained a Ph.D. in medical sociology from McGill University. His research focuses on knowledge translation (the process of research use) and conducting applied research on strategies to increase implementation of evidence-informed practice. He has published over 250 peer reviewed articles and is co-editor of Knowledge Translation in Health Care (2009) and Evaluating the Impact of Implementing Evidence-based Practice (2010). Ian was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for his “leadership contributions to CIHR and for changing the way research knowledge is used and demonstrating to funding agencies around the world how to move knowledgeinto action.”

Selected Publications

214. Kastner M, Estey E, Hayden L, Chatterjee A, Grudniewicz A, Graham ID, Bhattacharyya O. The development of a guideline implementability tool (GUIDE-IT): a qualitative study of family physician perspectives. BMC Fam Pract. 2014 Jan 29;15(1):19. [Epub ahead of print] http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2296/15/19/abstract


213. Légaré F, Moumjid-Ferdjaoui N, Drolet R, Stacey D, Härter M, Bastian H, Beaulieu MD, Borduas F, Charles C, Coulter A, Desroches S, Friedrich G, Gafni A, Graham ID, Labrecque M, LeBlanc A, Légaré J, Politi M, Sargeant J, Thomson R. Core competencies for shared decision making training programs: insights from an international, interdisciplinary working group. J Contin Educ Health Prof. 2013 Fall;33(4):267-73. doi: 10.1002/chp.21197. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3911960/


212. Rycroft-Malone J, Wilkinson J, Burton CR, Harvey G, McCormack B, Graham I, Staniszewska S. Collaborative action around implementation in Collaborations for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care: towards a programme theory. J Health Serv Res Policy. 2013 Oct;18(3 Suppl):13-26. doi: 10.1177/1355819613498859.

211. Harlos K, Tetroe J, Graham ID, Bird M, *Robinson N. Mining the Management Literature for Insights into Implementing Evidence-Based Change in Healthcare. Healthc Policy. 2012 Aug;8(1):33-48. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3430153/

210. *Digel Vandyk A, Graham ID, VanDenKerkhof EG, Ross-White A, Harrison MB. Towards a conceptual consensus of continuity in mental healthcare: focused literature search and theory analysis. Int J Evid Based Healthc. 2013 Jun;11(2):94-109. doi: 10.1111/1744-1609.12024.