Barbara Conner-Spady

Barbara Conner-Spady


Mn PhD


Dr. Barbara Conner-Spady is a Senior Analyst with the Western Canada Waiting List Project and has an adjunct appointment with the Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary as a Research Assistant Professor. Dr. Conner-Spady completed a Doctor of Philosophy at the U of A in 2000 with a specialty in Psychometrics - Measurement and Evaluation. She has published in the areas of reliability and validity of health-related measures, health-related quality of life, patient satisfaction, and patient and surgeon views on acceptable waiting times. Her primary interests are research design and analysis in the areas of access to health care, tool development and assessment, health-related quality of life, and patient expectations and satisfaction.