The Hotchkiss Brain Institute
Healthy Brains for Better Lives
Associate Professor, Neurology
Office: C1209, Foothills Medical Centre Lab: South Tower FMC, Room 910
3330 Hospital Drive NW Calgary, AB T2N 4N1
Dr. Jetté is involved in clinical care, education and clinical research. She is a consultant for the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) and recently became Chair of the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) Neurological Disease Surveillance Advisory Committee. She is on the Editorial Board of Epilepsia. She is co-chair of a new mandatory graduate course in Community Health Sciences called “Health Services Research”. She is developing a program in health services research to study the needs of those with epilepsy and improve their quality-of-life and overall care. She is using various data and health surveys. As part of her health services research program, she is studying: appropriateness of care in epilepsy, health resources use and access to care in epilepsy, comorbidities of epilepsy, behavioral determinants of health in epilepsy, and is working on the development of a future national epilepsy surveillance program.