Dr. Charlotte Waddell

National Policy Lead

Charlotte is a child and adolescent psychiatrist with longstanding interests in health policy and population and public health. She holds the Canada Research Chair in Children’s Health Policy and is Professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences at Simon Fraser University (SFU), where she is also Director of the Children’s Health Policy Centre. Charlotte’s research focuses on improving social and emotional wellbeing for all children, and on the public policies needed to reach this goal. In addition to her research, Charlotte teaches at SFU and consults with policymakers at the regional, provincial and federal levels. She also continues to work as a psychiatrist with disadvantaged children and youth – who inspire and inform every aspect of her research and teaching. Please see childhealthpolicy.ca for more information.

Researcher Location
Vancouver, BC