R. Colin Reid, PhD

Current Positions and Affiliations:

  • Assistant Professor and Graduate Coordinator, School of Health and Exercise Sciences, UBC Okanagan
  • Research Affiliate, Centre on Aging, University of Victoria
  • Peer reviewer, Canadian Institutes for Health Research
  • Member, Research Ethics Board,UBC Okanagan
  • Member Faculty of Health and Social Development Curriculum Committee
  • Member Faculty of Health and Social Development Research Committee 

Areas of Research Interest:

  • Gerontology, health services research, institutional models of care and quality of life outcomes for persons with dementia in LTC, demography

Current Research Related to the Institute’s Priorities:

Psychological distress and self-management in older adults with persistent atrial fibrillation
PI:  Kathy Rush
Co-PI:  Carol Laberge
Co-Is:  Ed Taylor, Colin Reid, Linda Hatt, Nicole Gorman, Ryan Wilson
Date:  2013 - 2014
Funded By:  IHLCDP, Research Interest Group Grant, $10,000

SUCCEED: Supporting and understanding Canadian couples' experiences with early dementia
PI: Carole Robinson
Co-Is: S. Holtzman, J. Bottorff, B. Pesut, C. Reid, E. Antifeau, J. Hamilton
Date:  2011 - 2012
Funded by: FHSD Operating Grant $10,000

Towards integrated care in small urban and rural communities:
A pilot study in older adults with atrial fibrillation
PI: Kathy Rush
Co-Is: Nelly Oelke, Mary Kjorven, Colin Reid
Knowledge-Users: Carol Laberge, Frank Halperin, Francois Louw
Funded by: CIHR

Publications and Presentations:

Journal Articles 

Cummings, G. G., Reid, R. C., Estabrooks, C. A., Norton, P. T., Cummings G. E., Rowe, B. H., Abel, S., Bissell, L., Bottorff, J. L., Robinson, C. A., Wagg, A., Lee, J., Lynch, S., & Masaoud, E. (2012). Older persons’ transitions in care (OPTIC): A study protocol. BMC Geriatrics. 12:75. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2318-12-75, http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2318/12/75 

Cummings G.G., & OPTIC Team. (accepted September 24, 2012).  OPTIC:  Older Persons' Transitions in Care. Canadian Gerontological Nursing Association Perspectives Journal.    

Robinson, C. A., Bottorff, J. L., Lilly, M. B., Reid, C., Abel, S., Lo, M., & Cummings, G. (2012). Stakeholder perspectives on transitions of nursing home residents to hospital emergency departments and back in two Canadian provinces. Journal of Aging Studies, 26(4), 419-427. (Available online June 23, 2012).  

Presentations

Robinson, C. A., Bottorff, J. L., Lilly, M. B., Reid, C., Abel, S., Lo, M., & Cummings, G. (2012). Stakeholder perspectives on transitions of nursing home residents to hospital emergency departments and back in two Canadian provinces: An Older Persons Transitions in Care (OPTIC) study. Paper presented at the 41st Annual Scientific and Educational Meeting of the Canadian Association on Gerontology, Vancouver, BC, October 18-20. (presentation October 20, 2012).

 

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Contact

Colin Reid
Assistant Professor
Graduate Coordinator
School of Health and Exercise Sciences
Faculty of Health and Social Development
UBC Okanagan
1147 Research Road  ART 360
Kelowna  BC  V1V 1V7

Tel: 250-807-9910
email:  colin.reid@ubc.ca

web: https://hes.ok.ubc.ca/person/colin-reid/

Colin Reid