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Vivian Welch

Vivian Welch

Vivian Welch, PhD
Deputy Director, Centre for Global Health
Bruyère Research Institute
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Dr. Vivian Welch is Editor in Chief of the Campbell Collaboration ( and director of the Methods Centre at the Bruyère Research Institute and Assistant Professor at the School of Epidemiology and Public Health at the University of Ottawa. Vivian's research interests are focused on analytic methods in systematic reviews and guidelines to answer questions about global health and health equity. These include methods such as stakeholder involvement, replication of systematic reviews and use of logic models.

Dr. Welch holds an Ontario Early Researcher Award (2014-2019). Dr. Welch is a co-convenor of the Campbell and Cochrane Equity Methods Group and the Cochrane Agenda Setting and Priority Setting group and co-director of Cochrane Global Ageing. She leads the GRADE working group ( on considering health equity in guideline development.

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