Jason Sutherland

Dr. Jason M. Sutherland is a professor in the Center for Health Services and Policy Research (CHSPR) in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of British Columbia, and program head of Health Services and Outcomes at the Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences in Vancouver. Sutherland is also an MSFHR Scholar, Canada’s Harkness Fellow in Clinical Practice and Health Policy, and an associate editor of Health Policy.

Sutherland’s research falls into the categories of health system performance, effectiveness research and clinical outcomes. He has been studying funding policy, methods for improving cross-continuum care, and health systems’ variations in efficiency, effectiveness and quality of care. He has been leading research evaluating health system funding policy, patients’ outcomes from surgery, measuring risk of adverse events, effects of wait times, gains in health, cost-effectiveness and cost avoidance.


University: University of British Columbia
Faculty: Medicine
Department: Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health
Position: Assistant Professor