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Photo - Jeanette EdwardsJeanette is the Strategic Lead for Community Health, Quality and Learning for Shared Health. Prior to this, Jeanette was Regional Director of primary health care and chronic disease with the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority (WHRA). She also led the specialized services for children and youth initiative. Over the last several years, Jeanette served as special advisor to the deputy minister on primary care, providing support for primary care renewal policy development and strategic action planning.

Jeanette is a surveyor with Accreditation Canada. In this capacity, she has assisted in the development of community health standards and the Aboriginal accreditation processes, and in surveying independent organizations and health systems across the country and internationally. Jeanette is currently also co-chairing the Primary Health Care Technical Committee for the Health Service Organization, helping to develop new international standards.

Jeanette is a certified health executive and holds a number of degrees and designations including a masters degree of health care administration from the University of Minnesota.

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Chair, Executive Committee

Jeanette Edwards