Donald Juzwishin

Donald  Juzwishin
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Adjunct Professor
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Credentials

BA Political Science (Alberta) , MHSA, (Alberta) PhD (Alberta)

Don has 40 years of experience in global, national, provincial and local health care administration, research, consulting and education.  His areas of interest are the effective application of science and values to inform health policy, decisions, health care reform and informatics.   He specializes in the creation and application of health technology assessment to inform decisions of clinical and cost effectiveness of health care interventions.  He is Editor-in-Chief of Healthcare Management Forum (2018 – present) and is work package lead for AGE-WELL Canada’s technology and aging network (2014 – present).  Don currently leads the health care and service delivery challenge area for AGE-WELL and is Chair of the Alberta Genome Canada Research Oversight Committee (2018 – present). 

He was Director of Health Technology Assessment at Alberta Health Services (2009 – 2018) and the Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research (1999 – 2007).  He served as Executive Director of the Health Council of Canada (2007 – 2008).  He served on the Boards of the Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment (Chair and Director), the Canadian Society for International Health (Director and Treasurer) and Health Technology Assessment International (Treasurer).  He served as member of the Alberta Advisory Committee for Health Technology (2009 – 2018).  Don has been a technical committee and leadership and governance working group member of Health Standards Organization updating the standards of Accreditation Canada (2018 – present).  Don is adjunct professor at the University of Alberta and adjunct associate professor at University of Calgary. 

Don has been an adjunct in the Health Information Science program since 1990 and has taught the following courses. 

  • HINF 325 Fiscal Management in Health Care 1990 – 1994
  • HINF 240 Governance and structure of health care systems 1995 – 1999
  • HINF 552 Evaluation of E-Health Technologies 2018
  • HINF 572 Overview of Health Informatics 2018 - present
  • HINF 503 Research Methods in Health Informatics 2019 – present
  • HINF 140 Introduction of the Canadian Health Care System 2021 – present

Social media links are: 

Orcid ID https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7788-8712

Twitter:  @drdonj

LinkedIn:  https://www.linkedin.com/in/donald-juzwishin-1026597/

  • health reform
  • health technology assessment
  • evidence based policy making
  • Health informatics and aging

Publications (2011 to 2021)

  • Juzwishin D. A Message from the Editor-in-Chief. Healthcare Management Forum. 2021;34(2):70-71. doi:1177/0840470420987314
  • MacNeil M., Juzwishin D., Stolee P. (2021) Navigating Policy, Regulatory, and Health System Landscapes. In: Sixsmith A., Sixsmith J., Mihailidis A., Fang M.L. (eds) Knowledge, Innovation, and Impact. International Perspectives on Social Policy, Administration, and Practice. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-34390-3_41
  • Koch, M., Stolee, P., MacNeil, M., Elliott, J. Morita, P., Kuspinar, A., Juzwishin, D., Innovation processes for aging-related health technologies, Healthcare Management Forum, July 8, 2020, pp. 34-42. https://doi.org/10.1177/0840470420936715
  • Juzwishin, D., A message from the editor, Healthcare Management Forum, November 1, 2020, Vol., 33, issue 6, pp. 145-146. https://doi.org/10.1177%2F0840470420956772
  • Juzwishin, D., A message from the editor, Healthcare Management Forum, August 26, 2020, Vol., 33, issue 5, pp. 188 – 189. https://doi.org/10.1177%2F0840470420942456
  • Juzwishin, D., A message from the editor, Healthcare Management Forum, August 30, 2019, Vol., 32, issue 6, pp. 278 – 279, https://doi.org/10.1177/0840470419871724
  • Juzwishin, D., A message from the editor, Healthcare Management Forum, Vol. 32, Issue 4, May 16, 2019 https://doi.org/10.1177/0840470419850373
  • Juzwishin, D., McNeil, H., Jeonghoon A., Yinyao, C., Cicchetti, A., Kume, N., Brooks, Stolee, P., Aging and health technology assessment: An idea whose time has come, International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care, 2018, Volume 34, Issue 5, pp. 442 – 446. 

https://doi.org/10.1017/S0266462318000600

  • MacNeil, M., Koch, M., Kuspinar, A., Juzwishin, D., Lehoux, P., Stolee, P., Enabling health technology innovation in Canada: barriers and facilitators in policy and regulatory processes, Health Policy, October 12, 2018

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0168851018305396?via%3Dihub

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  • Liu, L., Muguel Cruz, A., Ruptash, T., Barnard, S. and Juzwishin, D. Acceptance of Global Positioning System (GPS) Technology Among Dementia Clients and Family Caregivers, Journal of Technology in Human Services, DOI:10.1080/15228835.2016.1233724, 2017
  • Juzwishin, D., Mueen, M., Miguel-Cruz, A., Ruptash, T., Barnard, S., Sebastianski, M., Esmail, R.  and Liu. L. Characteristics of a successful collaboration in evaluation of a healthcare innovation:  lessons learned from GPS locator technology for dementia clients, submitted to Innovation and Entrepreneurship, October 14, 2016.
  • Slater, J., Shields, L., Racette, R., Juzwishin, D. and Coppes, M. The Emergence of Precision Therapeutics: New Challenges for Canada’s Health Leaders, Healthcare Management Forum, Vol 28, Issue S6, November, 2015.  DOI:  10.1177/0840470415604771, pp. S33-S39.  
  • Sebastianski, M., Juzwishin, D., Wolfaardt, U.,  Faulkner, G., Osiowy, K., Fenwick, P. and Ruptash, T. Innovation and commercialization in public healthcare systems: a review of challenges and opportunities in Canada, Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Health, Dove Press, September, 2015, pp. 1 - 12.
  • Polisena, J., Lavis, J.N., Juzwishin, D., McLean-Veysey, P. Graham, I.D., Harstall, C. and Martin, J. Supporting the Use of Health Technology Assessments by Decision Makers, Healthcare Policy Journal, Vol. 10, No. 4, 2015, pp. 10-15.
  • Duthie, K., Bond, K., Juzwishin, D., Improving Leadership Through Values-Based Decisions, Healthcare Management Forum, Vol. 27, No. 4, Winter 2014, pp. 168 – 170. 
  • Muratov, S., Hailey, D., Foerster, V., Brady, B., Juzwishin, D, la Fleur, P. and McGowan, J. Mentoring a health technology assessment initiative in Kazakhstan, International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care, 2014, April 30 (2): 147-52, PMID 24774034.
  • Juzwishin, D., Twenty five years of ethics in Healthcare Management ForumHealthcare Management Forum, Vol 26, Issue 2, Summer 2013, pp. 108-109.
  • Juzwishin, D., Guest Editorial, special ethics edition, Healthcare Management Forum, Vol 26, Issue 2, Summer 2013, pp 60 – 61).
  • Juzwishin, D. and Bond, K. Cultivating Excellence in Leadership: Wicked Problems and Virtues, Healthcare Management Forum, Vol 25, Issue 3, Fall 2012, pp. 161 – 164.
  • Arshoff, L., Henshall, C., Juzwishin, D. and Racette, R. Procurement Change in Canada:  An opportunity for improving system performance, Healthcare Management Forum, Vol 22, Issue 2, Summer 2012, pp. 66-69.
  • Juzwishin, D. Ethical Management in Health Services Administration: A Sequel, Healthcare Management Forum, Spring, 2011, pp. 31-34.

Abstracts (2011 – 2021)

  • Eisenstein, E.L., Juzwishin, D., Kushniruk, A. and Naham, M. A Practical Framework for Guiding Health Information Technology Evaluation, Information Technology and Communications in Health, Victoria, British Columbia, February 24 – 27, 2011, p. 21.
  • Eisenstein, E.L., Juzwishin, D., Kushniruk, A. and Naham, M. Defining a framework for health information technology evaluation, Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 2011; 164: 94-9.
  • Lang, T. and Juzwishin, D. Pathway to Applying Health Technology and Innovation (HTI) in Healthcare. KT: The Heart of the Innovation Journey, Research Transfer Network of Alberta, October 11, 2012, p. 23.
  • Juzwishin, D. Social media and healthcare leadership: separating the wheat from the chaff, Available, tailored and closer: enabling health and healthcare through ICT, final program, February 21 – 23, 2013, University of Victoria, p. 15.
  • Zarrabi, M., Wainer, S., Juzwishin, D., Esmail, R., Williams, K. and Rabi, Y. Cost-effectiveness of Transcutaneous Bilirubinometry Compared with universal TSB and Visual Assessment for Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment of Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia, Annual Meeting of Pediatric Academic Society, San Diego, April 25-28, 2015.
  • Liu, L., Juzwishin, D. Miguel Cruz, A. and Ruptash, T. GPS devices for dementia clients: Ethical considerations. Gerontechnology 2016; 15(suppl):….s; doi:10.4017/gt.2016.15.s.768.00 
  • Maggie MacNeil, Melissa Koch, Don Juzwishin, Paul Stole, Helping Innovators Navigate Policy and Regulatory Processes, International Journal of Health Technology Assessment, Poster Display, Vancouver, June 1 – 5, 2018

Chapters (2011 – 2021)

  • Juzwishin, D., Hughes, B., Motamedi, M., Lang, T., Zarrabi, M. and Esmail, R. Advancing Health Technology Assessment and Innovation, Knowledge Translation in Alberta: Health Research with Impact. KT Casebook, Alberta Innovates – Health Solutions, Volume 3, 2012.
  • Juzwishin, D., Chapter 6, Big data challenges from a healthcare governance perspective in Big Data, Big Challenges, A healthcare perspective, Springer, July 2018. Online ISBN 978-3-030-06109-8
  • Juzwishin, D., Chapter 7, Big data challenges from a healthcare administration perspective in Big Data, Big Challenges, A healthcare perspective, Springer, July 2018.   Online ISBN 978-3-030-06109-8
  • MacNeil M, Juzwishin D, Stolee P., Chapter 41, Navigating the Policy, Regulatory and Health System Landscape. In Andrew Sixsmith, Judith Sixsmith, Alex Mihailidis and Me Lan Fang. Knowledge, Innovation and Impact- A handbook for the engaged health researcher.  Springer, November 2020, ISBN 978-3-030-34389-7. 

Presentations (2011 – 2021)

 

  • Juzwishin, D., (Chair) with Olive Bryanton, Sadaf Faisal, Viviane Josewski, Health care and health service delivery, AGE WELL EPIC Conference 2021, June 2, 2021.
  • Navigating the Political Landscape of Public Health, Panel and discussion, 2020 Pathways Lecture, School of Public Health, University of Alberta, September 24, 2020.
  • MacNeil, M., Juzwishin, D., Kernoghan, A., Stolee, P., Discussants: Wilson, M., Simeonov, D., Pollack, C., Actionable objectives for health technology and innovation policy:  AGE-WELL Network perspectives, Lunch n Learn session, AGEWELL 2019 Annual Conference, Moncton, New Brunswick, October 23, 2019.  
  • MacNeil, M., Koch, M., Juzwishin, D., Kernoghan, A., Stolee, P., Sorting and rating evidence-based policy options to support innovation and adoption of health technologies for older adults, Poster, AGEWELL 2019 Annual Conference, Moncton, New Brunswick, October 23, 2019.
  • MacNeil, M., Koch, M., McNeil, H., Juzwishin, D., Stolee, P., Technology Assessment and Aging: Canadian and International Perspectives, Poster, CADTH Symposium, Edmonton, Alberta, April 14 - 16, 2019.
  • McNeil, M. Juzwishin, D., Innovation workshop: Policy options to enable health technology innovation and adoption in Canada at CADTH Symposium, Edmonton, Alberta, April 14, 2019.
  • Juzwishin, D., Kashumba, E., Health Care Planning and Budgeting, Dzega, Tabora Region, Tanzania, November 15 – 17, 2018. 
  • Juzwishin, D., Health care technology assessment and health care innovation in Canada: Building on Strengths, The 12th China Health Technology Assessment Forum, Plenary IV, Shanghai, China, October 27, 2018.  
  • McMurray, J., McNeil, H., MacNeil, M., McNeil, J., Koch, M., Kernoghan, A., Gordon, A., Jantzi, M., Kim, B., Levy, A., Lee, J., Sveistrup, H., Juzwishin, D., Hirdes, J., Stolee, P., Making Connections: Using an ecosystem approach to conceptualizing technological solutions to social isolation in older adults.CAG Conference 2019, October 18-20, 2018, Vancouver, Canada
  • Juzwishin, D., Technological Development and Change: Supporting Older Adults Aging in their Community, Alberta Association on Gerontology, Keynote Address, Edmonton,  Alberta, June 13, 2018. 
  • Juzwishin, D., Optimizing Decision Making at Alberta Health Services: It takes a province to nurture a health care system, Panel on Value and Affordability: Cost concerns, silos, and patient access to innovative medicines, Chair Frank Lichtenberg, Health Technology Assessment International Annual Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia, June 1 – 5, 2018. 
  • Juzwishin, D., The Value of Innovative Procurement for Integrated Care and Value Based Healthcare – Alberta Health Services – Case Study, Panel on Accelerating Value Based Health Care with Innovative Procurement and Early Decision Support.  Moderators:  Kari Kvaerner & Laura Sampetro-Colom, Health Technology Assessment International Annual Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia, June 1 – 5, 2018. 
  • MacNeil, M., Koch, M., Juzwishin, D., Stolee, P., Mapping the Policy and Regulatory Landscape for Innovation, Health Technology Assessment International Annual Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia, June 1 – 5, 2018.
  • McNeil, H., Juzwishin, D., Ahn, J., Chen, Y., Cicchetti, A., Kume, N. Stolee, P., Health Technology Assessment and Aging: Moving Evidence to Action, Health Technology Assessment International Annual Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia, June 1 – 5, 2018
  • Juzwishin, D., Evaluation of EHealth Technologies, Workshop, Health Information Science, University of Victoria, May 7 to 12, 2018.
  • Juzwishin, D., Bickenbach, J., Clifford, T., Ens, B., Stolee, P., MacNeil, M., Wang, R., Wilson, M., Harter, K., Jutai, J., Accelerating Innovation for Enhancing Health Care Through Effective Technology Management, Canadian Agency Drugs and Technology in Health, 2018 Symposium, April 15, 2018.
  • MacNeil, M., Koch, M., Juzwishin, D., Stolee, P., Mapping the policy and regulatory landscape for innovation, Poster, Canadian Agency Drugs and Technology in Health, 2018 Symposium, April 15 - 17, 2018
  • Juzwishin, D., Economic evaluation and benefit from health care improvement, SPH 570, Introduction of Health Economics, School of Public Health, University of Alberta, March 20, 2017.
  • Juzwishin, D., Health Technology Assessment and Nursing, Nursing 508, University of Alberta, March 12, 2018.
  • Juzwishin, D., Biomedical Engineering Panel, University of Calgary, March 1, 2018.
  • Juzwishin, D., HTA and Implementation: What Works and What Does Not?  Workshop at 11th China HTA Forum, Shanghai, China, October 23, 2017.
  • Juzwishin, D., HTA and Innovation: Addressing the Challenges, Workshop at 11th China HTA Forum, Shanghai, China, October 22, 2017. 
  • Juzwishin, D., Health System Procurement and Supply Management: Managing the Life Cycle of Technology for Maximum Value:  What’s New, What Stays and What Must Go?  Panel presentation, The 11th China Health Technology Assessment Forum, Shanghai, October 1 2017. 
  • Juzwishin, D., Stolee, P., McMurray, J., Deep Integration: Building a Regional Innovation Ecosystem using Big Data and Activated Community Networks, Lunch ‘n’ Learn Workshop, AGE-WELL Annual Conference, Winnipeg, Manitoba, October 17 – 19, 2017. 
  • Juzwishin, D., Chair, Shinkins, B., Speaker, Benedetti, A., Messenger, M., respondents, Uncertainty for Precision Medicine: Research and Development, Uncertainty in Value Assessment of Precision Medicine, University of Calgary, October 12, 2017.  
  • Juzwishin, D., Clement, F., Health Technology Assessment in Alberta, Canada, Video conference, National Evidence-based Healthcare Collaborating Agency (NECA) Republic of Korea, August 29, 2017.
  • Juzwishin, D., Ahn J., Cicchetti A., Chen, Y., Kume, N., McNeil, H., Stolee, P., Health technology assessment and aging: responding to challenges and opportunities in the ecosystem, panel presentation at Health Technology Assessment International Annual Meeting, Rome, Italy, June 17 – 21, 2017.
  • Juzwishin, D., Sanyal, C., Stolee, P. and Husereau, D. A Systematic Review of Economic Evaluations of eHealth Technologies, Abstract Presentation made to The Canadian Association for Health Services and Policy Research (CAHSPR) Conference, Toronto, Ontario, May 24, 2017.
  • Juzwishin, D., Integrating technology into Healthcare and Measuring Results, Panel, 2017 American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the Canadian Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Joint Annual Scientific Conference and Exhibition, May 4, 2017.
  • Juzwishin, D. Valuing Health Economics in Decision Making at AHS, Presentation to University of Alberta Faculty of Nursing Students, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, March 14, 2017.
  • MacNeil, M., Koch, M., Sanyal, C., Juzwishin, D. and Stolee, P. The messiest space for technology adoption: Barriers and Facilitators to Enabling Health Technology Innovation and Adoption for Canadian Older Adults, Poster Presentation, The Canadian Association for Health Services and Policy Research (CAHSPR) Conference, Toronto, Ontario, May 24, 2017.
  • Polisena, J., Cohen, E., Niven, J.D., Hilfi, H., Juzwishin, D., Implementing Health Technology – Related Decisions:  The opportunities and challenges in a local health care setting,  Panel discussion, Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) Symposium, Ottawa, Ontario April 25, 2017. 
  • Juzwishin, D., McCabe, C., Bubela, T., Hugh, J., Precision Medicine: Applying theory to practice for value with companion diagnostics (CDx), Panel discussion, Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) Symposium, Ottawa, Ontario April 24, 2017. 
  • MacNeil, M., Koch, M., Juzwishin, D. and Stolee, P. “The Tyranny of the Acute” and Other Stories: Enabling Health Technology Innovation and Adoption for Canadian Older Adults, Poster Presentation, Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) Symposium, Ottawa, Ontario, April 23, 2017.
  • Sanyal, C., Stolee, P., Juzwishin, D. and Husereau, D. A Systematic Review of Cost-effectiveness Studies of eHealth Technologies, poster presentation at the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) Symposium, Ottawa, Ontario, April 23, 2017.
  • Juzwishin, D., Health Technology Assessment in the Real World, Finance and Economics, Arto Ohimna, School of Public Health, University of Alberta, April, 14, 2017.
  • Juzwishin, D., Health Technology Assessment and Nursing, Nursing 508, University of Alberta, March 13, 2017.
  • Juzwishin, D., Innovation and SCNs at Alberta Health Services, Danish Delegation, Alberta Innovates Health Solutions, Edmonton, Alberta, February 24, 2017.
  • Juzwishin, D. Lunch and Learn, The Future of Health Technology Assessment in Alberta, Canada and Globally, Alberta Health Services, Online, November 24, 2016.
  • Liu, L., Juzwishin, D., Ruptash, T. and Miguel Cruz, A. Can global positioning system (GPS) devices help people with dementia stay in the community and give their caregivers peace of mind? Paper presented at BIT’s 4th Annual World Congress of Geriatrics and Gerontology (WCGG 2016), Kaohsiung, Taiwan, November 18 - 20, 2016.
  • Neubauer, N., Liu, L., Juzwishin, D., Beleno, D., Rios-Rincon, A. and Mihailidis, A. Web-based Consumer Guidelines for Locator Technologies, AGE-WELL Scientific Conference and Annual Meeting, Montreal, Quebec, October 20, 2016.
  • MacNeil, M., Koch, M., Kuspinar, A., Juzwishin, D. and Stolee P. PhD/Post-Doctoral Student Presentations, Enabling Health Technology Innovation and Adoption for Canadian Older Adults: Stakeholders’ Perspectives, Canadian Association on Gerontology, Montreal, Quebec, October 20, 2016.
  • M., Kuspinar, A., MacNeil, M., Juzwishin, D. and Stolee, P. Masters Student Poster Competition, Facilitators and Barriers of Aging-Related Technologies: Innovators’ Perspectives, Canadian Association of Gerontology, Montreal, Quebec, October 20, 2016.
  • Neubauer, R., Beleno, L., Liu, C., Conway, D., Juzwishin, D. and Mihailidis, A. Poster Presentation, A Conceptual Framework to Describe Levels of Risk Associated with Wandering in Dementia, Canadian Association on Gerontology, Montreal, Quebec, October 20, 2016
  • Rios-Rincon, A., Liu, L., Juzwishin, D., Neubauer, N. and Mihaildis, A. Poster Presentation, Usability of a Web-based Consumer Guideline for Locator Technologies: A Literature Review, AGE-WELL Scientific Conference and Annual Meeting, Montreal, Quebec, October 19, 2016.
  • Juzwishin, D. (panel moderator), Hart, S. and Maloney, S. Innovating policy to support the integration of technology for seniors in the health care system, AGE-WELL Scientific Conference and Annual Meeting, Montreal, Quebec, October 19, 2016.
  • Evans, P, (panel moderator), Ouelliette, R., de Guise, M., Guerriero, L., Slater, J., Juzwishin, D. and Rongve, I. Working together to advance the implementation of genomics into the clinic, Genomics and the Health System Forum, Toronto, Ontario, October 4 and 5, 2016.
  • Liu, L., Juzwishin, D., Miguel Cruz, A. and Ruptash, T. GPS devices for dementia clients: Ethical considerations. Paper presented at the 10th World Conference of Gerontechnology (ISG 2016), Nice, France, September 28 - 30, 2016.
  • Horne, J. (moderator panel), Cohen, E., Juzwishin, D., Hilton S. and Tepper, J. Reflections on the current and future state of health technology management – what are the pressing issues that need to be addressed, what problems are keeping them up at night, Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technology in Health, Board of Directors retreat, Ottawa, Ontario, September 28, 2016,
  • Juzwishin, D. (Panelist), Emerging Technologies – Challenges and Opportunities, IQ 2016 Conference - Today’s Realities, Tomorrow’s Vision, Edmonton, Alberta, September 14, 2016.
  • MacNeil, M., McNeil, H., Koch, M. and Juzwishin, D. Innovation Workshop: A Transdisciplinary Approach to “Thinking Commercially”, AGE-WELL Innovation Workshops, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, August 22 and 23, 2016.
  • MacNeil, M., Koch, H., Juzwishin, D., Kuspinar, A. and Stolee, P. Enabling Health Technology Innovation for Older Adults, Poster Presentation, Mount Saint Vincent University Centre on Aging Second Annual Conference – Our Future is Aging, Halifax, Nova Scotia, June 29, 2016.
  • Liu, L., Ruptash, T., Juzwishin, D., Barnard, S. and Miguel Cruz, A. GPS devices for monitoring dementia clients in the community can give caregivers peace of mind. Poster presented at A Place to Call Home Conference, Edmonton, Alberta, May 6, 2016.
  • Liu, L., Cruz, A, M., Barnard, S., Juzwishin, D. and Ruptash, T. Wearable GPS devices for dementia clients: A usability study, Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists Conference, Banff, Alberta, April 19 - 22, 2016.
  • Juzwishin, D and McCabe, C. Genomics on the Hill, Genome Canada Presentation to Parliament, Ottawa, Ontario, February 22, 2016.
  • Liu, L., Miguel Cruz, A., Ruptash, T., Barnard, S. and Juzwishin, D. GPS devices for monitoring dementia clients in the community give caregivers peace of mind (poster). Gerontological Society of America 2015: Aging as a Lifelong Process, Orlando, Florida, November 2015.
  • McMurray, J., Sveiswtrup, H., NcNeil, H., Waldbrook, N., Loree. J., Wolfe, D., D’Arcy, D., Conklin, J., Lear, S., Lehoux, P., Rizotti. R., Stolee, P. and Juzwishin, D. Developing regional health innovation ecosystems: What we know and how they work, Oral presentation at the Canadian Association on Gerontology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, October, 25, 2015.
  • Ruptash, T., Barnard, S., Lili, L., Miguel, A., Juzwishin, D. and Aloisio, B. GPS Technology -Guiding us Home: enhancing the lives of clients with dementia and their family caregivers with GPS technology, Workshop at the Canadian Association on Gerontology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, October, 24, 2015.
  • Cruz, A., Liu, L., Ruptash, T., Barnard, S. and Juzwishin, D. What factors affect acceptance of global positioning system (GPS) technology among dementia clients and their caregivers, Oral presentation at the Canadian Association on Gerontology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, October, 24, 2015.
  • Koch, M., NcNeil, H., Juzwishin, D., Husereau, D., LeHoux, P. and Stolee, P. Aging and Technology Policy: Frameworks for Innovation, Poster presentation at the Canadian Association on Gerontology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, October, 24, 2015.
  • Liu, L., Cruz, A., Ruptash, T., Barnard, S. and Juzwishin, D. Caregivers as proxy for responses of dementia clients in technology acceptance study, 44th Annual Educational and Scientific Meeting of the Canadian Association on Gerontology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, October, 25, 2015.
  • Osborn, R., Barbato, T., Juzwishin, D., McNeil, J. and Mahoney, M. Partner Panel, AGE-WELL 2015 Annual Conference and AGM, Calgary, Alberta, October 23, 2015.
  • Dekort, N., Farup, C., Juzwishin, D., Lessard, C., Shin, J. Khayat, Z. and Samra, K., Valuing Medical Technologies, Panel, What Does the Evidence Say? Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) Symposium and AGM, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, April 13, 2015.
  • Bhimani, S., Zayna, K., Juzwishin, D. and Soloninka, J. The Evidence – Decision – Making Disconnect: Evidence is Often Not Enough, Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) Symposium and AGM, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, April 13, 2015.
  • Juzwishin, D. Engaging your Future, Getting out of the Lab: Careers in government, non-profit, journalism, Campus Career Forum, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, March 28, 2015.
  • Juzwishin, D. Bringing HTA and Commercialization Closer, Glenrose Innovators Workshop and Networking Event, Robbins Learning Centre, Royal Alexandra Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, January 14, 2015.
  • Juzwishin, D. Bringing HTA and Commercialization Closer, Centre for the Advancement of Health Innovations, Conference Board of Canada, Edmonton, Alberta, November 20, 2014.
  • Juzwishin, D. with Mueen, M. Reflections on Mentoring and Learning Public Health Practice, Advancing a Culture of Innovation at AHS, Insights: Focus on Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, November 12, 2014.
  • Juzwishin, D. Faculty, Making and Impact: Workshop for Leaders of the Future, Cameron Institute, Banff, Alberta, October 22 – 24, 2014.
  • Juzwishin, D. Visiting Scholar, Graduate Lectures, Room 513, School of Public Health, Fudan Medical University, Shanghai, China, September 15 – 26, 2014.
    • Sept 15, 2014 Introduction to HTA and policy making – challenges and opportunities
    • Sept 17, 2014, Health Technology Assessment and Knowledge Translation – two sides of a coin
    • Sept 19, 2014 Risk Management in Health Technology Assessment
    • Sept 22, 2014 Health Technology Assessment and Implementation Science
    • Sept 24, 2014 Advancing the use of HTA at multiple levels of health care practice, decision and policy making
    • Sept 26, 2014 Social, technical, economic, ethical, political, legal and environmental dimensions of HTA (STEEPLE).
  • Juzwishin, D. Health Council of Canada: Cradle to Grave, Health Policy Development, Public Health Sciences 600, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, April 2, 2014.
  • Atkinson, I., Joseph, R., Juzwishin, D., Bisson, C. and Meadows, B. Creating successful businesses in the Med Tech sector in Alberta, Panel, BioAlberta, Edmonton, Alberta, March, 26, 2014.
  • Juzwishin, D. How to Ensure the Uptake and Utility of an HTA, Public Health 673, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, March 12, 2014.
  • Juzwishin, D. Leadership Ethics for Wicked Problems in Turbulent Times, National Health Ethics Week, Alberta Health Services, Canadian Bioethics Society, Edmonton, Alberta, March 5, 2014.
  • Juzwishin, D. and Esmail, R. Health Technology Assessment and Knowledge Translation 101, Alberta Health Services, Red Deer Regional General Hospital, Red Deer, Alberta, February 24, 2014.
  • Juzwishin, D. and Esmail, R. Health Technology Assessment and Knowledge Translation 101, Alberta Health Services, Grande Prairie, Alberta, January 20, 2014.
  • Juzwishin, D. Health Technology Assessment: Overview, Nursing 508, Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, January 13, 2014.
  • Juzwishin, D. Health Technology Assessment and Knowledge Translation 101, Alberta Health Services, Calgary, Alberta, December 16, 2013.
  • Juzwishin, D. Meeting Future Expectations, Canadian Process Project, Building Quality into HTA and Coverage Decision-Making Processes: What are the features of good practice in HTA? Centre for Innovation in Regulatory Science, Surrey, UK, December 2 – 3, 2013.
  • Juzwishin, D. and Esmail, R. Health Technology Assessment and Knowledge Translation 101, Alberta Health Services, Edmonton, Alberta, November 5, 2013.
  • Juzwishin, D. Portal of Industry Engagement for Innovation, Centre for Health System Design and Management, Conference Board of Canada, September 16, 2013.
  • Juzwishin, D., Chuck, A., Duguay, R. and Zalane, O. Healthcare – data policy and economics, Analytics Big Data and the Cloud II, Edmonton and Calgary, Alberta, May 14, 2013.
  • Juzwishin, D. Challenges in formulating the “right” questions and providing the “right” evidence for health services delivery, a panel on How to win friends and influence decision makers: meeting the challenges to HTA uptake, Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) Symposium, St. John’s, Newfoundland, May 6, 2013.
  • Juzwishin, D. (workshop facilitator), Dagenais, P., Park-Wyllie, L., Tony Michele, T. and Berezanski, J. Barrier to the uptake of evidence from HTA: exploring solutions and next steps, Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) Symposium Workshops, St. John’s, Newfoundland, May 5, 2013.
  • Juzwishin, D. Tackling tame to wicked problems: scale, plurality and time, Edmonton Emerging Health Leaders, Edmonton, Alberta, April 30, 2013.
  • Juzwishin, D. Health technology assessment and Innovation at AHS: Macro, Mezzo and Micro activities, Bringing evidence into practice and decisions, AHS Pharmacy Services – Drug utilization and evaluation and Drug stewardship day, Red Deer, Alberta, April 26, 2013.
  • Juzwishin, D. Pathway to health technology innovation at AHS, Licensing Executives Society, Edmonton, Alberta April 10, 2013.
  • Juzwishin, D. Advancing evidence informed health policy making: Kiev, Astana and Harare, Global Health Rounds, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, April 8, 2013.
  • Juzwishin, D. Cultivating excellence in leadership and tackling wicked problems, Northern and Southern Alberta Chapters, CCHL, Edmonton and Calgary, March 14, 2013.
  • Juzwishin, D. Health Council of Canada: Monitoring, reporting and advocating, Health Policy Development, PHS 600, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, March 6, 2013.
  • Faulkner, G. and Juzwishin, D. Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital’s Research and Technology Development: Understanding challenges, barriers and opportunities, AHS Research Portfolio, Lunch and Learn series, Edmonton and Calgary, Alberta, February 25, 2013.
  • Juzwishin, D. Workshop leader and facilitator Social Media and Healthcare leadership: separating the wheat from the chaff, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, February 21, 2013.
  • Levin, L. and Juzwishin, D. Health Technology Assessment In Canada: Working Well/Further Improvements, Remodelling healthcare to increase innovation and sustainability, CCHL and MEDEC Conference, Toronto, Ontario December 11, 2012.
  • Laupacis, A., Juzwishin, D. and Winsor, P. The way forward: how to improve the role of HTAs in Canadian Healthcare, D. Howe Institute Health Conference, Toronto, Ontario, December 10, 2012.
  • Juzwishin, D. Pathway to health technology assessment and innovation at AHS, Alberta Centre for Advance MNT Products seminar series, ACAMP, Edmonton, Alberta, December 6, 2012.
  • Juzwishin, D. Employing Social Media in Health Care Settings, Health Achieve 2012, Toronto, Ontario, November 6, 2012.
  • Lang, T. and Juzwishin, D. Pathway to Applying Health Technology and Innovation (HTI) in Healthcare. KT: The Heart of the Innovation Journey, Research Transfer Network of Alberta, Banff, Alberta, October 11, 2012.
  • Juzwishin, D. and Esmail, R. Health Technology Assessment and Innovation at Alberta Health Services, Health Research Methods 2012, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, May 4, 2012
  • Juzwishin, D. “Give me my Data!” A Not So Patient Perspective, Analytics, big data and the cloud, Edmonton, Alberta, April 24, 2012.
  • Zarrabi, M., Lang, T. and Juzwishin, D. Free-riding and reassessment in health technologies, Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health, Evidence Matters: Outcomes, Efficiency and Impact, Ottawa, Ontario, April 16, 2012.
  • Juzwishin, D., Berezanski, J., Esmail, R. and Poulin, P. Health Technology Assessment in Alberta: Continuing the Journey, April 16, 2012.
  • Foerster, V., Hailey, D., Juzwishin, D., Brady, B., McGowan, J. and Muratov S. Health Technology Assessment and building Capacity in Kazakhstan, Week long course – teach the trainers, Ministry of Health, Astana, Kazakhstan, March 12 – 19, 2012.
  • Juzwishin, D. Exploring Opportunities for Collaboration in Advancing Health Innovation in Alberta, British Columbia Clinical Research Infrastructure Network, Calgary, Alberta, February, 16, 2012.
  • Juzwishin, D. How Alberta Health Services is Improving Adoption, Health Technology Symposium 2011, Accelerating Technology Development in Health Care, Clinexus, Edmonton, Alberta, November 3, 2011.
  • Banken, R., Levin, L and Juzwishin, D. Value of Excellent, MEDEC 2011 MedTech Conference, Toronto, Ontario, November 1 and 2, 2011.
  • Juzwishin, D. Exploring Opportunities for Advancing Health Innovation in Alberta, Calgary Chamber of Commerce, Health Committee, Calgary, Alberta, October 20, 2011.
  • Knight, C., Dykstra, R. and Juzwishin, D. Panel presentation, Innovation and Clinical Engagement: A New Pilot Approach Used in the Continuing Care Sector, Canada’s Health Informatics Executive Forum, Kananaskis, Alberta, September 29 to October 1, 2011.
  • Juzwishin, D., MacLeod, S., Lefevre, G. and Henshall, C. Panel Exploring Leading Practices, MEDEC – CCHL Navigating Hospital and Health System Procurement, “Avoiding Sleepless Nights and Staying Out of Trouble”, Toronto, Ontario, September 22& 23, 2011.
  • Juzwishin, D. Health Technology Assessment and Innovation: Converging Three Means Toward a Single End, Calgary Institute of Population and Public Health, Economics and HTA Group, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, June 14, 2011
  • Juzwishin, D. Health Technology Assessment – Emerging Issues and Opportunities, 4th International Conference, Advanced Digital Technologies in Head and Neck Reconstruction, Freiburg, Germany, May 5 – 8, 2011.
  • Juzwishin, D. A Platform for Innovation at Alberta Health Services (AHS), Center for the Advancement of Health Innovations, Conference Board of Canada, Winnipeg, Manitoba, April 12, 2011.
  • Esmail, R., Juzwishin, D., Poulin, P., Schuler, T. and Bylik, C. Alberta Health Services and Advancing the Uptake of Health Technology Assessment and Innovation: An Update on Alberta’s Experience, Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies for Health, Evidence to Practice: Maximizing Our Investment in Health Care., 2011 Symposium, Vancouver, British Columbia, April 5, 2011.
  • Kazanjian, A., Embril, J., Juzwishin, D., Kresta, P. and Dunton, D. Health Technology Assessment for Health System Sustainability: Opportunities and Challenges, Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies for Health, Evidence to Practice: Maximizing Our Investment in Health Care, 2011 Symposium, Vancouver, British Columbia, April 4, 2011.
  • Bornstein, S., Martin, J., Lipska, I., Juzwishin, D. and Cheng, D. Contextualization of Health Technology Assessment: Is There a “Science”? Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies for Health, Evidence to Practice: Maximizing Our Investment in Health Care, 2011 Symposium, Vancouver, British Columbia, April 3, 2011.
  • Juzwishin, D. and Banken, R. The Global Advancement of Health Technology Assessment, World Health Organization, Regional Workshop for the Presentation of Tools and Guidelines to Improve Access to Quality and Use of Medical Devices, Harare, Zimbabwe, March 29 – 30, 2011.