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Evidence to Improve Care

Health Quality Ontario thanks the following individuals for their generous, voluntary contributions of time and expertise to help create this quality standard:

Laura Teague (co-chair)
Nurse Practitioner
Wound Care, St. Michael’s Hospital

Gary Sibbald (co-chair)
Public Health and Medicine, Dermatology and Internal Medicine, University of Toronto, Trillium Health Partners

Mohamed S. Awan
Lived Experience Advisor

Jacklyn Baljit
Clinical Program Lead
Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres

Josie Barbita
Professional Practice, Toronto Central Community Care Access Centre

Mariam Botros
Executive Director
Canadian Association of Wound Care

Catherine Butler
Vice President
Clinical Care, Champlain Community Care Access Centre

Elaine Calvert
Director of Quality and Clinical Practice
Thrive Group

Lucy Coppola
Erie St. Clair Community Care Access Centre

Lindsey Cosh
Circle of Care Coordinator
Southern Ontario Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative

Bridget Davidson
Executive Director
Canadian Malnutrition Task Force

Robyn Evans
Wound Healing Clinic, Family Medicine Wound Care, Women’s College Hospital

Catherine Harley
Executive Director
Wound Care (IIWCC), Canadian Association for Enterostomal Therapy

Connie Harris
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Private Practice, Clinical Consultant on Education and Research

Pamela Houghton
Physical Therapy, University of Western Ontario

Sharon Hunter
Care Manager
Nursing Program, CBI Home Health

Devon Jahnke
Chiropodist and Diabetes Educator
Health Sciences North

David Keast
Medical Director
Chronic Wound Clinic, Parkwood Institute

Kimberly LeBlanc
KDS Professional Consulting

James Mahoney
Plastic Surgeon
St. Michael’s Hospital

Colleen McGillivray
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
University Health Network Toronto Rehabilitation Institute

Ann-Marie McLaren
Chiropodist and Foot Specialist
Wound Team, St. Michael’s Hospital

Joshua Moralejo
Nursing Practice Leader
Salvation Army Toronto Grace Health Centre

Linda O’Rourke
Lived Experience Advisor

Deirdre O’Sullivan-Drombolis
Physical Therapist
Riverside Health Care

Norma Skinner
Community Care Coordinator
Thunder Bay Short Stay Wound and Medical Supply
North West Community Care Access Centre

Karen Smith
Associate Professor and Associate Dean
Continuing Professional Development, Queen’s University

Michael Stacey
Vascular Surgeon
Hamilton Health Sciences Centre and McMaster University

Ruth Thompson
Ottawa Hospital

Evelyn Williams
Ontario Long-Term Care Clinicians

Valerie Winberg
Nurse Practitioner
Twin Bridges Nurse Practitioner–Led Clinic

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