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Staff members


Alison Phinney, PHD

Academic Lead, UBC

Principal Investigator of the Building Capacity.    Read More

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Andréa Monteiro, PHD

Community Research Director, UBC

Community Research Director for the BCP Vancouver site.  

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Eric Macnaughton, PHD

Project Manager, UBC

Eric coordinates & implements new dementia initiatives across the two sites. Read More


Ania Landy MS 

Community Research Coach, UBC

Community Research Coach for the BCP Fraser-Sunshine Coast site.  Read More

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Paulina Malcolm

Community Research Coordinator, UBC

Coordinates projects focused on addressing dementia-related stigma and promoting more dementia-inclusive spaces.   Read More

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Heather Neale Furneaux, MFA

Knowledge Mobilization Lead, UBC

She also works in collaboration with the Flipping Stigma Action Group. Read More


Samantha Pineda Sierra, MFA

Visual Communication Designer, UBC

Sam works with researchers & dementia advocates developing tools and  multimedia campaigns. Read More


Elaine Wiersma, PHD 

Academic Lead, Lakehead University

Building Capacity Lead Researcher in Thunder Bay.  Read More

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Myrna Norman



Nisha Sutherland

Co Investigator, Lakehead University

Dr. Sutherland work analyzes how social relations shape health and health care experiences. Read More


Carlina Marchese

Knowledge Broker, Lakehead University

Carlina is a Knowledge Broker for the Dementia and Seniors’ Mental Health division at Lakehead University.  Read More

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Lynn Jackson


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