Jennifer Zwicker

Jennifer Zwicker

Dr. Jennifer Zwicker is the Director of Health Policy at the School of Public Policy and an assistant professor in the Faculty of Kinesiology,  University of Calgary. She is a member of the Owerko Center in the Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute and the O’Brien Institute of Public Health. With broad interests in the impact of health and social policy on health outcomes, Dr. Zwicker’s recent research utilizes economic evaluation and policy analysis to assess interventions and inform policy around allocation of funding, services and supports for children and youth with disabilities and their families. This work is supported by the Kids Brain Health Network, the Sinneave Family Foundation, PolicyWise and the CIHR funded Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research network on childhood disability called CHILD-BRIGHT.

Projects:

Co Investigator:

Implementation of the MNCY Clinical Pathway for Acute Care of Pediatric Concussion: Uptake, Outcomes, and Health Care Impacts 

Pediatric Concussions in Alberta

Trainees: Krystle Wittevrongel

Publications: Google Scholar

Website: School of Public Policy 

Contact: zwicker1@ucalgary.ca