Dr. Robin Urquhart, Scientific Director
Dr. Urquhart is the new Scientific Director of Atlantic PATH. She holds the Canadian Cancer Society Endowed Chair in Population Cancer Research in the Department of Community Health and Epidemiology at Dalhousie University. Dr. Urquhart’s research interests include cancer health services and outcomes research, cancer survivorship, and patient and family experience.
Jason Hicks, Executive Director, Atlantic PATH
Mr. Jason Hicks, MSc, is the Executive Director of Atlantic PATH. He has a strong life science background and experience working on clinical trials focused on patient care. He has advanced IT experience and has also worked as the Director of Information Technology at Atlantic PATH.
Dr. Ellen Sweeney, Director of Research
Dr. Ellen Sweeney is the Director of Research at Atlantic PATH, and holds an adjunct appointment with Dalhousie University. Her primary research interests are in the areas of environmental and occupational health, women’s health, and sex- and gender-based analysis. Dr. Sweeney is responsible for Data Access at Atlantic PATH and her work includes projects on cancer, shift work, and environmental exposures.
Yunsong Cui, Data Analyst, Atlantic PATH Yunsong.Cui@dal.ca
Mr. Yunsong Cui, MSc, is a Data Analyst at Atlantic PATH who performs statistical analyses of health outcomes using data from patient registries and administrative databases, including MSI Physician Billings, CIHI Hospital DAD, and Vital Statistics. His primary research interests include physical activity, lifestyle, diet, and environmental factors related to cancer and comorbidities. His work at Atlantic PATH involves projects on cancer, cardiovascular disease, environmental exposures, and polypharmacy.