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Contact Information

Julie Beaulac, PhD
613-737-8899 x 75078
jbeaulac@toh.on.ca

Julie Beaulac

Clinician Investigator, Clinical Epidemiology Program
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

Research Interests

Research interests include health promotion, dissemination of effective treatments, patient engagement and decision support, collaborative care, and the evaluation of health service delivery

Brief Biography

Dr. Julie Beaulac, Ph.D., C.Psych., is a clinical health psychologist for The Ottawa Hospital and Regional Hepatitis Program, where she is involved in clinical, research, and teaching roles. She is a clinical professor in the School of Psychology and is a member of the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies at the University of Ottawa. She is also an associate scientist in Clinical Epidemiology at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute and an affiliate researcher with the Centre for Research on Educational and Community Services at the University of Ottawa.

Selected Publications

Beaulac, J., & Sandre, D. (2015). Impact of a CBT Psychotherapy Group on Post-Operative Bariatric Patients. SpringerPlus, 4:764.

Beaulac, J., & Bailly, M. (2015). Impact of a Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction treatment group for patients with chronic pain in a primary care setting. Primary Health Care Research & Development, 16 (4), 424-8.

Beaulac, J., Vincent, N., & Walsh, K. (2015). Dissemination of an Internet-Based Treatment for Chronic Insomnia into Primary Care. Behavioral Sleep Medicine, 13, (2), 124-39.

Beaulac, J., Kristjansson, E., & Calhoun, M. (2011). “Bigger than hip-hop?” Impact of a community-based physical activity program on youth living in a disadvantaged neighbourhood in Canada. Journal of Youth Studies, 14 (8), 961-974.

Beaulac, J., Kristjansson, B., & Cummins, C. (2009). Food deserts. A systematic review, 1966-2007. Preventing Chronic Disease, 6(3).

Research and clinical approaches


Clinical research; Health promotion; Health services research; Psychology; Shared decision making