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Joseph Puyat

Joseph Puyat

Assistant Professor (Partner) MSc, MA, PhD

Scientist, Centre for Health Evaluation & Outcome Sciences



588 – 1081 Burrard St (Room 583A) St. Paul’s Hospital Vancouver, BC


Dr. Puyat’s current research focuses on the use of big data analytics and linked, large health administrative databases to examine the treatment and quality gaps in mental health.

Previously, he has completed studies on guideline-based care, psychopharmacoepidemiology, and disparities in the use of mental health services. He also collaborates with other researchers and experts who conduct studies on applied physiology, physical activity, sedentary behavior, ageing, and complementary feeding.

Below is an article of his research.

Half of patients with depression are inadequately treated