Krista English is a Senior Research Scientist and Co-Principal Investigator in the Complexity Science Lab in the School of Population & Public Health at the University of British Columbia. She is also the Co-director of the WHO Collaborating Centre for Complexity Science for Health Systems (CS4HS).
Ms. English has an MBA (Health Care Management) and PhD(c), which focus on using complexity science to understand how research knowledge is translated for health system decision-making. She is an applied researcher whose interest in health systems and policy design has supported the advancement of the discipline through innovative program design and strategic collaborations.
Her research interests more largely relate to public health policy design, health promotion, knowledge translation, ethics, equity, social determinants of health, global health, and topics at the intersection of complex systems, health systems and decision-making.