New associates in Toronto and Vancouver offices

SRDC was overwhelmed by the response to our recent recruitment notices. After reviewing hundreds of applications and interviewing a number of highly qualified candidates, we are very pleased with the results: Mark McKerrow and Max Palamar accepted positions in the Toronto office, while
Kemi Odegbile joined the Vancouver office.

Olufunmilola (Kemi) Odegbile joins SRDC from Fraser Health and Provincial Health Services Authority where she was accountable for the planning, implementation, and evaluation of health services designed to improve population health. Dr. Odegbile has a Graduate Certificate in Health Services Management from George Washington University, a Master of Public Health from the School of Public Health and Health Services at George Washington University, and a Doctor of Medicine from the College of Medical and Biological Sciences at the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo, Brazil.

Mark McKerrow comes to SRDC from McMaster University. He has twelve years of social research experience, managing and analyzing quantitative data, formulating workable research designs, and drawing inferences with experimental and observational data. Dr. McKerrow has a Ph.D. in sociology from Cornell University, as well as an M.A. in sociology and B.Sc. in Engineering from the University of Guelph.

Max Palamar holds a Master of Arts in Economics from the University of Toronto and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Psychology from the University of Waterloo. His research interests include adult education and labour retraining, financial literacy, and policy applications of behavioural economics.