Alejandro (Alex) Jadad, MD, DPhil, FRCPC, FCAHS
Alex Jadad is Chief Innovator and Founder of the Centre for Global eHealth Innovation based in Toronto. The Centre’s mission is to help improve health and wellness for all through information and communication technologies (ICTs) that will enable the public (particularly young people) to shape the health system and society. Dr Jadad and his colleagues build virtual tools to support encounters between the public and the health system and interactive tools to promote knowledge translation and mentorship of health professionals. The Centre provides online resources to support social networks, to respond to major public health threats, and to support international collaboration to improve health. You can learn more about Dr. Jadad and his work by going to http://www.ehealthinnovation.org.