Associate Professor
School of Population & Public Health | Faculty of Medicine
Research Interests:

Project Name: Reducing malaria related child mortality in Uganda listed on the Delivery – Supply Chain page.

My research and scholarly work involve projects within British Columbia and Africa, and focus on developing, implementing and evaluating various community-based health care models to improve patient outcomes, health service capacity and health professionals’ experiences. Examples include practice models that improve health literacy among consumers of health services, improve outcomes among various patients with chronic diseases, and improve outcomes among the most vulnerable populations globally.

Relevant NGDI Articles


A demonstration study comparing “role-emergent” versus “role-established” pharmacy clinical placement experiences in long-term care facilities. Kassam R, Kwong M, Collins JB. BMC Med Educ. 2013 Aug 5;13:104.

Promoting direct patient care services at community pharmacies through advanced pharmacy practice experiences. Kassam R, Kwong M, Collins JB. Int J Pharm Pract. 2013 Dec;21(6):368-77.