Who developed MyGrief.ca?


Funding for MyGrief.ca was provided by:

Canadian Partnership Against Cancer
Production of MyGrief.ca has been made possible through financial support from the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer and Health Canada. The views herein do not necessarily represent the views of Health Canada or the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer.

Project Leads

Harvey Max ChochinovOM, MD, PhD, FRCPC, FRSC
Chair, Canadian Virtual Hospice
Director, Manitoba Palliative Care Research Institute
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Shelly CoryMA
Executive Director
Canadian Virtual Hospice
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Expert Reviewers

Robert NeimeyerPhD
Professor, Department of Psychology
University of Memphis, Tennessee, USA
Darcy HarrisPhD, FT
Associate Professor/Thanatology Coordinator
King's University College, Western University
London, Ontario
Andrea WarnickRN, MA
Andrea Warnick Consulting
Toronto, Ontario

Family Advisors

Sylvie Lalande
Ottawa, Canada
Pam King
Killarney, Manitoba
Kim Grant
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Elder Betty McKenna
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan
Taddy Nadon
Calgary, Alberta
Serena Hickes
Nunavut / Manitoba
Jacquie Dorge
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Writer

Christopher James MackinnonPhD, OPQ
Faculty Lecturer, Department of Oncology, McGill University
Psychologist, Palliative Care Unit, McGill University Health Center
Private practice: Centre professionnel et médical Monkland
Montreal, Quebec
Allison RewBJ Hons, MSW, RSW
Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia

Development Team

Fred NelsonMSW, RSW
(Team co-lead)
Clinical Team
Canadian Virtual Hospice
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Eunice GormanRN, BSW, MSW, PhD, RSW
(Team co-lead)
Associate Professor
Department of Interdisciplinary Program (Thanatology)
King's University College, Western University
London, Ontario
Bev Berg MSW, RSW
Manager, Advanced Care Planning / Goals of Care
Grief Support Program AHS Calgary Zone
Calgary, Alberta
Susan CadellPhD
Director, School of Social Work
Renison College, University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario
Nadine Gariepy-FiskMA, PGDip, CPT
Director, Programs & Services
Hospice Calgary
Calgary, Alberta
Marlene JacksonMEd, CCC, MTA
Bereavement Coordinator
Greystone Bereavement Centre
Regina, Saskatchewan
Marney ThompsonMA
Bereavement Coordinator
Victoria Hospice
Victoria, British Columbia

National Advisory Committee

Brent SchacterMD, FRCPC
CancerCare Manitoba
Carolyn TaylerRN, MSA CON
Fraser Health, British Columbia
Carrie BourassaPhD
First Nations University
Joan L. BottorffPhD, RN, FCAHS, FAAN
University of British Columbia
Canadian Association of Psychosocial Oncology
Elder Betty McKenna
First Nations University
Kali LearyBSc, BMT
CancerCare Manitoba
Karen CourtneyBA, BSN, MSN, PhD
University of Victoria
Keith WilsonPhD, CPsyh
The Ottawa Hospital Rehabilitation Centre, Ontario
Laurie Anne O'BrienRN, BN, CHPCN
Newfoundland
Lori Embleton
Winnipeg Regional Health Authority
Lorraine Dacombe Dewar
Manitoba Health, Healty Living & Seniors, Manitoba
Mary Lou KelleyMSW, PhD
Lakehead University, Ontario
Phillipa Martee
Baker Lake Hospice, Nunavut
Pierre GagnonMD, FRCPC
Laval University, Quebec
Serge DumontPhD
Laval University, Quebec
Vivian CollacuttBCD (Ed.), MSW, RSW
Alberta Health Services, Alberta
Deb BulychBA, B. Admin, BSW
Saskatchewan Cancer Agency
 

Evaluation

Karen L. CourtneyBA, BSN, MSN, PhD
Assistant Professor
University of Victoria
Health Information Services
Victoria, British Columbia
Carrie BourassaPhD
Associate Professor
Department of Inter-disciplinary Services
First Nations University
Regina, Saskatchewan
 

Project Management


Communications


Video Content

JoAnn Lapointe McKenzieRN, BScN, MN
Canadian Virtual Hospice
Marissa Ambalina
Canadian Virtual Hospice
Wendy RowlandBAH, MA
Director
Toronto, Ontario
 
Robin Bain
Cinematographer
Toronto, Ontario

Partners

Hospice Calgary Bereavement Ontario Network Alberta Health Services
Andrea Warnick Consulting Dr. Chris MacKinnon
Dignity In Care de Souza Institute McGill Palliative Care
King's Western University Victoria Hospice

Online Module Development

Mary Jane EsplenPhD, RN
Executive Director, de Souza Institute
Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
Clinician-Scientist, University Health Network
Toronto, Ontario
Mathew Gancarz
IT/Operations Manager
de Souza Institute
University Health Network
Toronto, Ontario
Jerusha Ellis
Instructional Designer
de Souza Institute
University Health Network
Toronto, Ontario
Thomas Graham
eLearning Developer
de Souza Institute
University Health Network
Toronto, Ontario
Malcom MacKinnon
Multimedia Developer
de Souza Institute
University Health Network
Toronto, Ontario

Platform Development

Barry McKay Consulting
Barry McKay
IT Consultant
LMS Hosting Provider
Steve Mann
LMS Project Manager
Shawn Gervais
Lead LMS Developer

Graphic Design

Deschenes Regnier
Guy Regnier CGD
Creative Direction
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Colin Sawatzky
Design
Winnipeg, Manitoba
 
Last modified: Monday, 23 January 2017, 1:24 PM