Mark Oremus, PhD

Mark Oremus, PhD

Associate Professor - School of Public Health and Health Systems, University of Waterloo

Mark Oremus (University of Waterloo)


Current Activity
My primary research interests include aging and chronic disease, cognition, dementia, and Alzheimer’s disease. I have conducted studies on willingness-to-pay for Alzheimer’s disease medications, measuring quality-of-life in Alzheimer’s disease, and the use of outcome measurement instruments in Alzheimer’s disease drug trials. My other research interests include systematic reviews, population and public health from a life-course perspective, health policy and economics, and knowledge transfer.

Areas of Interest

  • Chronic disease and aging
  • Caregiver support and education
  • Mental health
  • Neurodegenerative diseases
  • Normal aging
  • Cognitive function
  • Research Methods
  • Social support
  • Systematic reviews

Approaches to Innovation

  • Spatial analysis and policy

Student Mentorship
Interested in supervising:

  • Master’s students
  • PhD students