Research Analyst at Health Quality Ontario,
Bethel received her Honours Bachelor of Science from the University of Toronto, completing a double major in Life Sciences and Women and Gender Studies. She completed her Masters of Public Health at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health (UofT), in the Social and Behavioural Health Sciences stream with a collaborative in Women’s Health.
Bethel worked as a Research Analyst at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) Education where she led the Evaluation team’s Customer Service porfolio, working with internal and external stakeholders to measure the impact of training programs. She also supported their Client and Family Education team with qualitative research and quality improvement projects in partnership with clients, family members, volunteers and clinicians. Prior to CAMH, Bethel worked at National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools, Toronto Public Health and The Hospital for Sick Children on evaluation, health promotion, research and knowledge exchange projects. Currently, she works at Health Quality Ontario, the provincial advisor on the quality of health care in Ontario, where she provides evidence-based recommendations on priority health topics. She is also back at her alma mater (UTM) as a lecturer teaching Women and Health-related courses to third- and-fourth year students