March 31, 2015
In her current role, Dr. Zelmer leads Infoway’s clinical adoption, innovation, and consumer health initiatives, as well as the communications function and project investments in Ontario. Prior to joining Canada Health Infoway, she held a series of progressively responsible leadership positions in Canada and abroad, most recently as Chief Executive Officer of the International Health Terminology Standards Organization in Copenhagen, and with the Canadian Institute for Health Information.
Dr. Zelmer received her PhD and her MA in Economics from McMaster University and her BSc in Health Information Science from the University of Victoria. In addition to her role at Canada Health Infoway, she is the Editor-in-Chief of Healthcare Policy and is an adjunct faculty member at the University of Victoria, School of Health Information Science. Dr. Zelmer also serves on a wide range of health-related advisory committees and boards.