Eva Grunfeld

PhD (Oxford University)
MD (McMaster University)
MSc, (University of Guelph)

Professional Interests

Knowledge translation, Cancer survivorship, End-of-life care, Coordination and quality of cancer care.


The focus of Dr. Grunfeld’s research is the evaluation of access to and quality of cancer care across the cancer control continuum – from screening to end-of-life care. The objective of her research is to understand the complex factors that may limit the application of research within the health care system and to find and test ways to overcome them. Her research goal is to accelerate the translation of research into practice so that it is implemented throughout the cancer control system to benefit the population

Other Affiliations

  • Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, U of T
  • Adjunct Scientist, ICES
  • Director, Knowledge Translation Research Network Health Services Research Program, Cancer Care Ontario/Ontario Institute for Cancer Research
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