Scientific lead, Women’s Xchange,
Scientist, Women’s College Research Institute,
Assistant professor, Dalla Lana School of Public HealtH, Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto.
Goal Groups/Integration Themes:
Co-investigator- Sex and Gender
Robin Mason MA, MEd, PhD, is the scientific lead for the Women’s Xchange, a scientist in the Women’s College Research Institute, and an assistant professor in the Dalla Lana School of Public Health with a cross-appointment to the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto. She acts as the co-investigator for Diabetes Action Canada Sex and Gender Enabling Research Program.
With a view to increasing research capacity across all sectors of society, she is committed to engaging with students, community members, and established researchers in activities designed to enhance understanding of, and commitment to women’s health research. Dr. Mason has been working in the field of intimate partner violence and medical education for almost 20 years and in addition to grants, contracts and publications on the topic, has contributed to the development of relevant policies at the local, provincial and national level.