Ms Olivia Magwood

Research Assistant
Institution: Bruyere Research Institute
Current Insitution Location: Canada

Phone Number: 613 562 6262 ext 2919

85 Primrose Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Research Focus/Expertise on Relevant Migrant Categories:
Internal Migration
Internally displaced persons (Adolescents, Adults, Elderly)

International/Cross-Border Migration
Asylum seekers (Adults)
Humanitarian entrants/ Refugee resettlement programs (Adults)
Refugees (Adults)

General Research Focus/Expertise: 
Clinical psychology
Community participation in health
Evidence-based reviews
Health policy
Health promotion/ Health education
Infectious diseases
Maternal and child health
Mental health
Mobile health (mHealth)
Public Health
Refugee health

Relevant Projects

Title Year Published Region/Country Role in the Project Main Outcome Link to Study Reports and publications
Evidence-based guidance for the prevention of infectious diseases among newly arrived migrants in the EU/EEA 2015 Research Staff A guidance document published by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control; Publication on a series of systematic reviews
A mixed-methods analysis of the experience of post-war displacement and psychological resilience in Sri Lanka (World Health Organization Mental Health Gap Action Programme) 2013 Asia and the PacificSri Lanka Research Staff Conference presentations, peer-reviewed publication, PhD dissertation

Relevant Publications

Title Author Year Published Link to Publication
The Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness of Screening for HIV in Migrants in the EU/EEA: A Systematic Review Pottie K, Lotfi T, Kilzar L, Howeiss P, Rizk N, Akl EA, Dias S, Biggs BA, Christensen R, Rahman P, Magwood O, Tran A, Rowbotham N, Pharris A, Noori T, Pareek M, and Morton R 2018
Canada's response to refugees at the primary health care level Pottie K, Gruner D, Magwood O 2018