© 2015 by Y.Y. Brandon Chen

Academic Appointment

 

July 2016 - present  Assistant Professor

Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa

Education

2011 - present  Doctor of Juridical Science

University of Toronto

  • Dissertation: "The Law, Policy and Ethics of Migrant Health Care"

2007 - 2010  Juris Doctor

University of Toronto

 

2003 - 2005  Master of Social Work

University of Toronto

 

1998 - 2002 Bachelor of Science

Emory University

 

 

Selected Awards & Honours

 

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (2012-15)

 

CIHR Frederick Banting & Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship (Doctoral Research Award) (2012-15)

 

CIHR Fellowship in Health Law, Ethics and Policy (2011-15)

 

Lupina Senior Doctoral Fellowship in the Comparative Program on Health and Society (2012-13)

 

University of Toronto Fellowship (2011-12; 2004-5)

 

Phi Beta Kappa (2002)

 

Selected Research Grants

 

​Principal Investigator, "Protecting Refugees' Health: How is the Reinstated Interim Federal Health Program Working?" University of Ottawa Seed Funding Opportunity (2018)

  • with complimentary funding from Pathway-to-Prosperity 2018 Project Grant

Principal Investigator, "Non-citizens' National Belonging & Health," CIHR Planning & Dissemination Grant (2017)

Co-Investigator, "Supporting the Supporters: Promoting Resilience among PHA Service Providers," Ontario HIV Treatment Network Community-Based Research and Evaluation Fund (2015)

Selected Professional Experience

 

2010 - 2011  Articling Fellow

Canadian Civil Liberties Association

 

2005 - 2007  Research Project Coordinator

Committee for Accessible AIDS Treatment

 

 

Selected Community Services

 

2016 - present  Board Member

Canadian Centre on Statelessness

 

2014 - 2016  Co-Chair

Committee for Accessible AIDS Treatment

 

2009 - 2011  Member

Ontario Advisory Committee on HIV/AIDS, Ontario Ministry of Health & Long-Term Care