Dr. Wendy V. Norman MD
Dr. Wendy V. Norman, MD, MHSc, CCFP, FCFP, DTM&H, is a family physician with a family planning focused practice. She holds the Chair in Family Planning Public Health Research from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR); is an Assistant Professor, and Director- Clinician Scholars Program, in the Department of Family Practice at the University of British Columbia; a Scholar of the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research; and Chair of the Section of Researchers for the College of Family Physicians of Canada.
She completed a CIHR Research Fellowship (2012, Western), the UBC Clinician Scholar Program (2011), a Master of Health Science (2004, UBC), a Diploma in Tropical Medicine and International Hygiene (1993), and residencies in GP-Anaesthesia (1988, UBC) and Family Medicine (1987, U Alberta).
Norman's research program and staff, located within the WHRI, seek to improve family planning access, quality of care, and health policy. She founded and leads the national collaboration: Canadian Contraception Access Research Team. (www.cart-grac.ca)
1. I do not have an affiliation (financial or otherwise) with a pharmaceutical, medical device or communications organization.
2. I do not intend to make therapeutic recommendations for medications that have not received regulatory approval (i.e. “off-label” use of medication).