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CPG Centre of Genomics and policy

Team Member

Terese Knoppers

Academic Associate

Terese holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from McGill University and a Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology from Simon Fraser University.  They have a background in qualitative methods and equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) research. They are particularly interested in research that helps improve healthcare access and provision.

 

At the CGP, Terese helps to coordinate a variety of qualitative projects. They are presently involved in projects on the improvement of healthcare communication practices with intersex people, perspectives of cystic fibrosis patients and caregivers on biomedical research, impacts of the lack of legal recognition of genetic counsellors in Quebec and ethical, legal and social implications of epigenetics.