Dr. Kieran Moore
Medical Officer of Health, KFL&A Public Health, Kingston, Canada
Dr. Moore is the Medical Officer of Health for KFL&A Public Health and is a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Public Health and Preventive Medicine. He is also a Professor of Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. He received his medical degree from the University of Ottawa in 1985, and subsequently received his specialty certification in Family Medicine as well as Emergency Medicine from the College of Family Physicians of Canada. He has a Master's degree in Disaster Medicine, as well as Public Health, and a diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.
Dr. Moore has extensive experience in public health surveillance systems, pre-hospital care, and multidisciplinary research projects. His main areas of interest are the evaluation of various data streams for the early detection of outbreaks, opiate and drugs of abuse surveillance as well as the assessment of deprivation distribution in populations. His work with the Queen’s University Public Health Informatics Team (QPHI), Acute Care and Health Care Worker absenteeism, real-time surveillance system and provincial Telehealth data have been published in the Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine, the European Journal of Emergency Medicine, Advances in Disease Surveillance, and the Canadian Journal of Public Health. For more details, please visit the following website: www.kflaphi.ca