Primary Health Care Research

Welcome to the Primary Healthcare Research Unit (PHRU). Established in November 2005, the PHRU exists as a resource within the Discipline of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, for the conduct of clinical and health services research in the area of primary care and primary healthcare.

Director: Dr. Kris Aubrey-Bassler
Faculty: Dr. Shabnam Asghari
Dr. Amanda Hall
Dr. Marshall Godwin
Dr. Andrew Smith
Research Manager: Ms. Andrea Pike
Research Coordinator: Mr. Oliver Hurley
  Mr. Thomas Heeley
Research Secretary: Ms. Karen Griffiths

To reach us, please contact Ms. Karen Griffiths at:

Primary Healthcare Research Unit
Room 426, 4th Floor Janeway Hostel, Health Sciences Centre
300 Prince Philip Dr
St. John's NL A1B 3V6
Phone: (709) 777-6645
Fax: (709) 777-6118

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