Knowledge Services

The Knowledge Services department provides specialized services to advance public health knowledge and practice in Ontario. We’re applying information and computer sciences to public health practice research and learning. We are bridging the gap between evidence and action in public health.

Recent Work

Our People

The department includes:

  • Informatics: translates data to knowledge to advance public health practice and improve population health outcomes.  It manages PHO’s website, and provides specialized support for the acquisition, synthesis, analysis, interpretation and presentation of data and information.
  • Knowledge Exchange and Communications: supports the development, dissemination and evaluation of PHO’s products and resources, as well as robust professional development programs for Ontario’s public health workforce including research and library services.
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Updated 6 Aug 2020