Principal Investigator

Dr. Christine Leong, BSc, BSc(Pharmacy), PharmD

Dr. Leong is an Assistant Professor at the College of Pharmacy with a Cross Appointment at the Department of Psychiatry, Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Manitoba. Dr. Leong received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Toronto and her Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy degree from the University of Manitoba. She practices as a clinical pharmacist at an interprofessional teaching family medicine clinic.

Dr. Leong teaches in the clinical stream at the College of Pharmacy. Her primary area of research is in primary care, pharmacy practice and education, and neuropsychotropic medication use using pharmacoepidemiology and qualitative methods.


Current Graduate Students

Wajd Alkabbani, Masters Student, expected 2018

Project: Prescription cannabinoid use in Manitoba: a population-based study

Jaden Brandt, Masters Student, expected 2018

Project: Characteristics associated with pattern of benzodiazepine use: a population-based study

  • University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowship, 2016-2018
  • Emerging Leaders Award, 2018

Current Undergraduate Students

Kiana Gozda, BSc(Pharmacy) Candidate 2019
Joyce Leung, BSc Candidate

Past Undergraduate Students

Lindsay Baum, BSc(Pharmacy) 2015, 2016, 2017
Danielle Lu, BSc(Pharmacy) 2015 (co-supervisor with Dr. Kuo and Dr. Louizos)
Grace Badejo, BSc(Pharmacy) 2014
Kevin Chaboyer, BSc(Pharmacy) 2014