Kathleen Charlebois, PhD
Qualitative Researcher and Project Coordinator
Kathleen is senior qualitative researcher and project coordinator on a number of health experience and co-design projects, in particular the end-of-life project, which focuses on people who lost someone in the last five years of life and who witnessed the last moments of their loved one’s life. She has also played a role in a co-design project on the discharge process in internal medicine. Over the years, her work has centred on qualitative research, which includes conducting interviews and focus groups with healthcare professionals, patients and families and which involved thematic and narrative analysis. The various research projects on which she has worked have covered an array of topics, including poverty, health and social policy, cancer care, service integration, genomics, governance as well as public participation. Kathleen is currently working on a project in palliative care as well as one focusing in kidney transplantation.