The Coordinating Centre

Coordinating Centre Information

Principal Investigator:
Dr. Julie Bettinger

Investigator, BC Children’s Hospital
Associate Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia

Dr. Bettinger is an Associate Professor at the Vaccine Evaluation Center in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of British Columbia. Her research interests include vaccine safety and vaccine preventable diseases as well as attitudes and beliefs around immunization uptake and use. She is the epidemiologist for the Canadian Immunization Monitoring Program, Active (IMPACT), an active surveillance network for vaccine preventable diseases and vaccine adverse events in 12 tertiary care pediatric hospitals across Canada and the lead investigator for CANVAS.

Data Manager: 
Kimberly Marty

Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute ,University of British Columbia, Vancouver

Ms. Marty has been involved in research for 30 years, working in clinical data management for the past 25 years.  She is the CANVAS Project Manager. Ms. Marty obtained her BSc from UBC.

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