Carolyn S. Dewa, MPH, PhD is a Collaborating Scientist at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH). She received her doctoral degree in health economics from Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health and her MPH in health services administration from San Diego State University School of Public Health. She did a fellowship at the Harvard Medical School Department of Health Policy and Management.
Areas of Research
Dr. Dewa is a leader in workplace mental health research, particularly in disability related to mental illness among workers, the effects of mental illness on productivity and interventions to improve disability outcomes. Her awards include a Canadian Institutes of Health Research /Public Health Agency of Canada Applied Public Health Chair for her research in mental illness in the working population. She has also received a Career Scientist Award from the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care.
View some of Dr. Dewa's publications on PubMed.