Dr. Jeffrey J. Perry, MD, MSc, CCFP-EM
Dr. Perry is a Professor with the Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, and a Senior Scientist with the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute and Research Chair, Emergency Neurological Research, University of Ottawa. He completed the family medicine residency program at the Memorial University of Newfoundland and emergency medicine residency at the University of Manitoba and subsequently completed the Emergency Medicine Research Fellowship at the University of Ottawa, and obtained my Master of Science in Epidemiology in 2002. He previously held a Canadian Institutes for Health Research New Investigator Award and an Ontario Ministry of Health Career Scientist Award.
He is a peer reviewer for several granting agencies and journals. Dr. Perry supervises masters and PhD students in the School of Population Health and Epidemiology. Dr. Perry’s publication list has grown to over 160 peer-reviewed publications. His major research studies have been in vascular emergencies. He has led several large multicentre prospective clinical decision rule studies to improve care for patients with headache, subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH), atrial fibrillation, heart failure, elderly patients with minor injuries at risk for subsequent functional decline and transient ischemic attack (TIA).