Dr. Damien Contandriopoulos

Dr. Damien Contandriopoulos
School of Nursing

BSc, MSc, PhD

Office: HSD A430

Damien Contandriopoulos (Ph. D.) held a CIHR Applied Public Health chair (www.pocosa.ca) between 2014 and 2019. His main areas of research are focused on the analysis of health policy-making processes, the use of evidence in decision-making and the analysis of nurse-intensive models of healthcare delivery.


  • Contandriopoulos, D. Benoît, F. Bryant-Lukosius, D. Carrier, A. Carter, N. Deber, R. Duhoux, A. Greenhalgh, T. Larouche, C. Leclerc, B.-S. Levy, A. Martin-Misener, R. Maximova, K. McGrail, K. Nykiforuk, C. Roos, N. Schwartz, R. Valente, T. W. Wong, S. Lindquist, E. Pullen, C. Lardeux, A. and M.Perroux. (2017). Structural analysis of health-relevant policy-making information exchange networks in Canada (Study protocol). Implementation Science. 12(116)
  • Contandriopoulos D., Duhoux, A., Larouche, C. & M. Perroux. (2017). How effective are academic research networks in improving scientific performance?. Canadian Journal of Program Evaluation. In press

  • Charron, M. Duhoux, A. Contandriopoulos, D. Lessard, L. (2017). Le rôle des infirmières dans les services de première ligne face aux personnes souffrant d’un trouble mental courant. Santé mentale au Québec. XLII(1): 289-303.

  • Contandriopoulos D., Larouche, C., Breton, M. & A. Brousselle. (2017). A sociogram is worth a thousand words: Proposing a method for the visual analysis of narrative data. Qualitative Research. Online First Published

  • Chouinard, V.; Contandriopoulos, D.; Perroux, M. & Larouche, C.(2017). Supporting nurse practitioners' practice in primary healthcare settings: A three-level qualitative model. BMC Health Services Research 17:437

  • Contandriopoulos, D.; Brousselle, A.; Breton, M.; Sansgter-Gormley, E.; Kilpatrick, K.; Dubois, C.-A.; Brault, I.& M. Perroux. (2016). Nurse practitioners, canaries in the mine of primary care reform. Health Policy. 120(6): 682-689.

  • Contandriopoulos D., Duhoux, A., Larouche, C. & M. Perroux. (2016). The impact of a researcher's structural position on scientific performance: An empirical analysis. PLoS ONE. 11(8): e0161281.

  • Carrier, A. et Contandriopoulos, D.(2016). Principes de communication et rôle social du chercheur en matière de transfert de connaissances : une dualité source de questionnements éthiques. Bioethique Online. 5(26): 1-5.

  • Contandriopoulos, D., Hanusaik, N., Maximova, K., Paradis, G. & J. L. O’Loughlin. (2016). Mapping collaborative relations among Canada’s chronic disease prevention organizations. Healthcare Policy. 12(1): 101-115.

  • Chouinard, V., Perroux, M., Kilpatrick, K., Brousselle, A., Dubois, C.-A., Beaulieu, M.D., Jean, E., & D. Contandriopoulos. (2016). Intégrer les infirmières praticiennes spécialisées dans des équipes de première ligne. Perspective Infirmière. 13(1): 49-51.

  • Breton, M. Green, M. Kreindler, S. Sutherland, J. Jabilou, J. Wong, S. Shaw, J. Crooks, V.A. Contandriopoulos, D. Smithman, M.A. Brousselle, A.(2016). A Comparative Analysis of Centralized Waiting Lists for Patients without a Primary Care Provider Implemented in Six Canadian Provinces: Study protocol. Implementation Science. 9(117): 2-9. Published

  • Contandriopoulos, D.; Brousselle, A.; Dubois, C.-A.; Perroux, M.; Beaulieu, M.D.; Brault, I.; Kilpatrick, K.; D'Amour, D. & Sansgter-Gormley, E.(2015). A process-based framework to guide nurse practitioners integration into primary healthcare teams: results from a logic analysis. BMC Health Services Research. 15(78): 1-11.

  • Berube, M.; Albert, M.; Chauny, J.-M.; Contandriopoulos, D.; DuSablon, A.; Lacroix, S.; Gagné, A.; Laflamme, E.; Boutin, N.; Delisle, S.; Pauzé, A.-M.; MacThiong, J.-M. (2015). (2015). Development of theory-based knowledge translation interventions to facilitate the implementation of evidence-based guidelines on the early management of adults with traumatic spinal cord injury.Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice. 21(6): 1157-1168.

  • Carrier, A. & D. Contandriopoulos. (2015). The change agent role of occupational therapists: influencing policy with ideas that stick. Occupational Therapy Now. 17(5): 4.

  • Contandriopoulos, D. Duhoux, A. Roy, B. Amar, M. Borgès Da Silva, R. Brault, I. Bonin, J.-P. Dallaire, C. Dubois, C.-A. Girard, F. Jean, E. Larue, C. Lessard, L. Mathieu, L. Pepin, J. Perroux, M. & A. Cockenpot. (2015). Research protocol: An Integrated Primary CareTeams (IPCT) pilot project in Quebec. BMJ-Open. 5(12): e010559.

  • Li, K.K. Abelson, J. Giacomini, M. & Contandriopoulos, D.(2014). Conceptualizing the use of public involvement in health policy decision-making. Social Science & Medicine. 138: 14-21.

  • Hanusaik, N., Contandriopoulos, D., Kishchuk, N., Maximova, K., Paradis, G. & J. L. O’Loughlin,. (2014). Chronicling changes to the chronic disease prevention landscape in Canada's public health system. Public Health (Elsevier). 128(8): 716-724.

  • Brault, I.; Kilpatrick, K.; D'Amour, D.; Contandriopoulos, D.; Chouinard, V.; Dubois, C.-A.; Perroux, M. & and M.-D. Beaulieu. (2014). Role clarification processes for better integration of nurse practitioners into primary healthcare teams: A multiple-case study. Nursing Research and Practice. 2014(ID 170514): 1-9.

  • Contandriopoulos, D. & M. Perroux. (2013). Fee Increases and Target Income Hypothesis: Data from Quebec on Physicians' Compensation and Service Volumes. Healthcare policy. 9(2): 30-35. Published

  • Contandriopoulos, D.; Champagne, F. & Denis, J.-L.(2013). The Multiple Causal Pathways Between Performance Measures' Use and Effects. Medical care research and review. 71(1): 3-20.

  • Paquet, C.; Contandriopoulos, D. & R. Blais. (2013). Optimizing Midwives’ Uptake of a Provincial Perinatal Data System: Lines of Thinking. Canadian Journal of Midwifery Research and Practice. 12(3): 9-19. Published