Assistant Professor
School of Population & Public Health | Faculty of Medicine
Director | CD Prevention & Control Services | BC Centre for Disease Control
Research Interests:

Dr. Henry’s research interests are in establishment of effective surveillance systems for communicable disease, including new and emerging diseases, public health emergency response and the continuum of community and hospital infection control.

Relevant NGDI Articles


A brief tool to assess capacity to consent for medical care among homeless individuals with problematic substance use: study protocol. Taylor D, Masse L, Ho A, Rekart ML, Tyndall M, Henry B, Clifton J, Peters L, Ogilvie G, Buxton J. Arch Public Health. 2013 May 8;71(1):11.

Effectiveness of neuraminidase inhibitors in preventing hospitalization during the H1N1 influenza pandemic in British Columbia, Canada. Marra F, Chong M, Henry B, Patrick DM, Kendall P. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2013 Dec 16.

Mandatory vaccination. Van Buynder PG, Bryce E, Henry B, Kendall PR. CMAJ. 2013 Aug 6;185(11):983.


Establishing a community of practice of researchers, practitioners, policy-makers and communities to sustainably manage environmental health risks in Ecuador. Spiegel JM, Breilh J, Beltran E, Parra J, Solis F, Yassi A, Rojas A, Orrego E, Henry B, Bowie WR, Pearce L, Gaibor J, Velasquez P, Concepcion M, and Parkes M.  BMC International Health and Human Rights Vol11:supl2:S5.

How big is the Lyme problem? Using novel methods to estimate the true number of Lyme disease cases in British Columbia residents from 1997 to 2008. Henry B, Roth D, Reilly R, MacDougall L, Mak S, Li M, Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 2011, Vol11:7:863-868.

Using Qualitative Methods to Investigate Risk Perception of Canadian Medical Laboratory Workers in Relation to Current Prion Disease Infection Control Policies. Buxton JA, Henry B, Crabtree A, Waheed A, and Coulthart M. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health. 2011, Vol74:2-4:241.

West Nile Virus Finally Debuts in British Columbia 10 Years After Its Introduction to North America. Henry B, Morshed M, Tang P, Roth D, Isaac-Renton J, BCCDC West Nile Team, Martin P, Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 2011, Vol11:8:1221-1224.