Vincy Chan completed a PhD under the supervision of Dr. Angela Colantonio in the Rehabilitation Sciences Institute and a MPH in Epidemiology from the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, at the University of Toronto. Her dissertation examined the health service use of children & youth with acquired brain injury in Ontario, Canada. Vincy has received numerous graduate awards and fellowships, including the Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation Jane Gillett Pediatric ABI Studentship, a CIHR Doctoral Research Award in Pediatric Oncology, and a Brain Canada CIBC Brain Cancer Training Award. She is currently the project manager and lead analyst for the Ontario Acquired Brain Injury Dataset, the first surveillance dataset that captures both traumatic and non-traumatic brain injury across the continuum of healthcare in Ontario, Canada.
Current project: A population based perspective of acquired brain injury across the lifespan. Research keywords: Epidemiology; health services; International Classification of Diseases; pediatrics; aging; healthcare administrative data.