Corliss Bean

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research Post-Doctoral Fellow


Dr. Corliss Bean is a Post-Doctoral Fellow and a sessional lecturer in the School of Health and Exercise Sciences. She completed her PhD in Health Sciences at the University of Ottawa.


Corliss’s main research interests are surrounding the development and evaluation of community-based programs, particularly related to sport, exercise and physical activity. Corliss is heavily involved in research within the community and has worked with organizations at the local and national levels to develop curriculum and evaluate programs.

Her current research in the Diabetes Research Prevention Group involves understanding women’s experiences throughout their participation in a community-based lifestyle counselling program for individuals who are living with prediabetes.


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