Full Time Faculty

Dr. Alyson Mahar is a Research Scientist with the Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Community Health Sciences and an Adjunct Scientist with the Research Institute in Oncology and Hematology at CancerCare Manitoba. She completed her PhD in Epidemiology at Queen’s University (Kingston, Ontario) and her postdoctoral training in cancer health services research at the Sunnybrook Research Institute and ICES (Toronto, ON).

Dr. Mahar’s program of research focuses on access and quality of healthcare using routinely collected health and social data in cancer and mental health care. This includes addressing equity in cancer outcomes across the continuum, addressing gaps in the understanding of underfunded and high mortality cancers, studying the intersection of cancer and mental health, and supporting the mental health and wellbeing of Canadian Armed Forces Veterans and military families.

Dr. Mahar is currently accepting applications from undergraduate and graduate students

Dr. Alyson Mahar
Rank: Assistant Professor
Email: Alyson_Mahar@cpe.umanitoba.ca