Lawrence Grierson, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University
Scientist, McMaster FHS Program for Education Research, Innovation, and Theory (MERIT)
Assistant Dean, Health Science Education Graduate Program
Dates of Visit: January 17 – February 25, 2022
Purpose of Visit
Lawrence is an education scientist who leads active research programs concerned with understanding the relationship between education policies and the practice of comprehensive community-adaptive family medicine, the acquisition of expertise in clinical technical skill, and ethical approaches to inter-institutional data-driven medical education research. He also directs a graduate-degree program in health professions education, which aims to support clinical educators in the development of mastery in clinical teaching and learning, academic leadership, and education scholarship.