Centre for Studies in Primary Care

Registered: 
January 01, 2012
Acronym: 
CSPC
City: 
Kingston, Ontario
Zip: 
K7M 5B1
Main Phone: 
613-533-6000, etn 73934
Network Director: 
Richard Birtwhistle
Network Member: 
Jyoti Kotecha
Network Member Role: 
Assistant Director, Research and Programs
Geographic Coverage: 
Local or City-wide
Founded: 
2002
Network Category: 
International
Network Type: 
Family Medicine Network (at least 75% are Family Medicine Clinicians)
Mission Statement: 

The Centre for Studies in Primary Care is dedicated to the conduct of primary care research, surveillance and education that extends our understanding of health, health maintenance, disease and its treatment, care delivery and the assessment and dissemination of evidence.

Current or Past Research Interests: 
Arthritis and other non-traumatic joint disease (muscle, bone, joint conditions)
Cardiovascular disease including stroke and HTN
Chronic pain
Dementia, including Alzheimer’s Disease
Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
Functional limitations and physical disabilities
Immunizations
Pulmonary disease/asthma
Tobacco use and smoking cessation
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
150
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
30
Approximate Number of Patients: 
442800