Name: Michael S Martin, PhD
Position: Adjunct Professor, School of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Ottawa
Manager, Mental Health Epidemiology, Correctional Service of Canada
Dr. Martin is the Manager of Mental Health Epidemiology in the Mental Health Branch of Correctional Service of Canada and an Adjunct Professor in the School of Epidemiology and Public Health at the University of Ottawa. Dr. Martin received his PhD in Epidemiology and Public Health from the University of Ottawa in 2017, an MA in Psychology from Carleton University in 2011, and his BA in Criminology and Criminal Justice from Carleton University in 2007. He has worked with the Mental Health Branch of the Correctional Service of Canada since 2005.
Dr. Martin’s areas of expertise and research interests include: (a) screening for mental illness; (b) trajectories of mental illness and self-harm behaviours; (c) risk and protective factors for mental health and behavioural outcomes; (d) treatment of mental illness and self-harm behaviours; (e) system integration across jurisdictions and ministries responsible for providing health and social services