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Dr. Vivian Ramsden PhD, RN, BSN, MS Professor Academic Family Medicine

West Winds Primary Health Centre, 3311 Fairlight Drive, Saskatoon, SK S7M 3Y5

Research Area(s)

  • My interests include research in the following areas: primary health; health promotion; stroke and cardiovascular disease prevention; cross-cultural learning; clinical research methods; participatory research methods; participatory program development and evaluation; and, interdisciplinary education, evaluation and research.



  • RN - Holy Cross Hospital, Calgary, AB
  • BSN - University of Saskatchewan
  • MS - California College for Health Sciences
  • PhD - University of Saskatchewan


  • Resident Research Program, Department of Academic Family Medicine, University of Saskatchewan
  • Clinical Research Methods 800.3 (Qualitative Research Methods, Community-Based Participatory Methods)

Professional Affiliations

  • RN – License to Practice Nursing, Saskatchewan Registered Nurses Association
  • Member, Section of Researchers, College of Family Physicians of Canada
  • Member, North American Primary Care Research Group