Pierre-Gerlier Forest, PhD

Professor and Director
Institute for Health and Social Policy, Bloomberg School of Public Health
Johns Hopkins University
624 N Broadway, Room 380-A
Baltimore, MD
USA 21205

Biographical Sketch:
Pierre-Gerlier (PG) Forest joined Johns Hopkins University in 2013 after a long career in Canada, where he was actively engaged in different sectors of health and social policy. As head of the newly established Institute for Health and Social Policy, PG Forest works with reputed scholars and graduate students interested in the development and implementation of innovative policies addressing the multiple determinants of public health and well-being. PG Forest is the author or co-author of more than 150 scientific papers and books, including Changing Health Care in Canada. In 2008, he was elected to the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences.