Zachary Walsh PhD

Current Positions and Affiliations:

Current Research Related to the Institute's Priorities:

Medical cannabis and arthritis: Barriers and pathways
PI: Zach Walsh
Co-PI:  Kam Shojania
Co-Is:   Cheryl Koehn, Susan Holtzman
Date:  2013 - 2014
Funded By:  IHLCDP, Research Interest Group Grant, $9,990

Targeted prevention for cannabis and tobacco use among middle school students
PI: Zach Walsh, Jamie Marshall
Co-I: Marvin Krank, Al Lalonde, David Smith, Michael Woodworth
Date: 2010 - 2011
Funded by: IHLCDP, Research Interest Group Grant, $10,000

Improving the Health and Well-Being of Men Who Have Sex with Men in the Interior of British Columbia
PI: Susan Holtzman, Daryle Roberts
Co-I: Kevin Saya-Moore, Zach Walsh, Eli Puterman
Date: 2010 - 2011
Funded by: IHLCDP, Research Interest Group Grant, $10,000

Barriers to Accessing Medical Cannabis Among Individuals with Chronic Illness
Principal Investigators: Zach Walsh,  Robert Callaway
Co-Investigators: Jamie Marshall, Susan Holtzman, Michael Woodworth
Date: 2010 - 2011
Funded By: IHLCDP, Research Interest Group Grant, $10,000

Publications and Reports:


Lucas, P., Walsh, Z., Crosby, K., Callaway, R., Belle-Isle, L., Kay, R., Capler, R., & Holtzman, S. (early view Sept 14, 2015). Substituting cannabis for prescription drugs, alcohol and other substances among medical cannabis patients: The impact of contextual factors. Drug and Alcohol Review
DOI:  10.1111/dar.12323


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Zach Walsh
Associate Professor
Irving K. Barber School of Arts & Sciences
Unit 4: Psychology
UBC Okanagan
3187 University Way ASC 206
Kelowna  BC  V1V 1V7

Tel:  250-807-9373


Walsh Research Lab web:

Zach Walsh