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Hsien Seow

Hsien Seow

Canada Research Chair in Palliative Care and Health System Innovation

Tier 2: 2015-04-01


Department of Oncology Profile | Canada Research Chair Profile

Research involves

Improving the quality and delivery of palliative care through health services and policy research. 

Research relevance

  • Optimize the homecare system (e.g. nursing) across multiple provinces to prevent unnecessary acute care use and costs;
  • Understand the impact of interdisciplinary, community-based, palliative care teams on patient and health system outcomes
  • Develop system-level quality indicators for measuring palliative care and health system performance