Faculty Member

Anita C. Benoit

Email Address(es)
Office Phone
(416) 946-3250
Office Address
155 College Street, Suite 628 Toronto, Ontario, M5T 3M7, Canada
Social & Behavioural Health Sciences Division
Assistant Professor
SGS Status
Associate Member
Appointment Status

Research Interests

  • First Nations, Métis, Inuit (also collectively referred to as Indigenous or Aboriginal) Peoples’ health
  • Indigenous research methodologies
  • Mixed methods research
  • Community-based research
  • Health services, outcomes and evaluation research
  • Intervention research particularly those grounded in Indigenous knowledge
  • Translational research
  • Social epidemiology
  • Indigenous women’s health and wellness
  • HIV health outcomes and prevention
  • Determinants of health


  • 2015, Canadian Institutes of Health Research Fellowship, Aboriginal Research Methodologies
  • 2015, Master of Science with concentration in Health Services Research, University of Toronto
  • 2014, Canadian Institutes of Health Research Fellowship, Institute of Aboriginal Peoples’ Health Quantitative Research
  • 2011, Doctor of Philosophy in Microbiology and Immunology, University of Ottawa
  • 2004, Master of Science in Microbiology and Immunology, Dalhousie University
  • 2001, Honors Certificate in Biology, Mount Allison University
  • 2000, Bachelor of Science with Major in Biology and Minor in Mathematics, Mount Allison University
  • 1998, Diplôme en Sciences de la Santé, Université de Moncton au Campus de Shippagan