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demographer , health social scientist

Carol Kathleen Vlassoff, Canadian demographer, health social scientist. Grantee International Development Research Center, 1987. Member of Canada Society International Health, Canada Population Association, International Center for Diarrhoeal Disease Research (trustee since 1998).

Background

Vlassoff, Carol Kathleen was born on August 27, 1944 in Fergus, Ontario, Canada. Daughter of Archibald Arthur and Charlotte Ethel (Ballard) Knox.

Education

Bachelor with honours, University Toronto, 1965. Master of Arts, University Toronto, 1968. Master of Arts, University We.

Ontario, 1974; Doctor of Philosophy, University Pune, 1978.

Career

Researcher University Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, 1979. Associate director International Development Research Center, Ottawa, Canada, 1984-1987. Scientist World Health Organization, Geneva, 1987-1994, manager research and training in tropical diseases program, 1997.

Senior specialist on population and reproductive health Canada International Development Agency, Hull, 1997—2000. Representative PAHO/World Health Organization, Suriname, since 2000. Adjunct professor department community medicine and epidemiology University Ottawa, since 1997.

Consultant World Health Organization, Geneva, 1997, 98, 99, Canada Immigration, Hull, 1984, Institute Research on Public Policy, Ottawa, 1986.

Membership

Member of Canada Society International Health, Canada Population Association, International Center for Diarrhoeal Disease Research (trustee since 1998).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Aerobics, hiking, bird watching, sewing.

Connections

Married Michael Albert Vlassoff, September 19, 1965 (divorced 1980). Married Ghislain Roger Messier, January 2, 1988.

father:
Archibald Arthur Knox

mother:
Charlotte Ethel (Ballard) Knox

spouses:
Michael Albert Vlassoff

Ghislain Roger Messier