Ontario's HWE Expert Advisory Group

The support the work of the Healthy Work Environments (HWE) Champions the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care assembled a HWE Expert Advisory Group consisting of health care professionals.

The Expert Advisory Group advises the Champions (and through them, the Ministry), on the implementation of the province’s HWE strategy:

  • How to enhance knowledge transfer;
  • Support for change management;
  • Promoting organizational leadership;
  • Enhancing interprofessionalism / teamwork; and
  • Strategies for successful sectoral outreach.

The Expert Advisory Group Members are:

  • Irmajean Bajnok (Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario);
  • Dr. Gail Donner (Change Foundation);
  • Dr. Eric Fonberg  (Rouge Valley Health System);
  • Linn Holness (St. Michael's Hospital, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute);
  • Louise Logan (Public Services Health and Safety)
  • Anne-Marie Malek (West Park Healthcare Centre);
  • Richard McConnell (VON Canada);
  • Pat Morden (Shalom Village);
  • Derek Puddester (University of Ottawa);
  • Eva Szczerba (Quality Worklife Quality Healthcare Collaborative); and
  • Diane Strachan (London Health Sciences Centre).