Our Team


James Andruchow

Researcher
Emergency Medicine

Kathryn Crowder

Research Director
Emergency Medicine

Grant Innes

Senior Researcher
Emergency Medicine

Eddy Lang

Department Head
Emergency Medicine

Andrew McRae

Researcher - Assistant Professor
Emergency Medicine

Catherine Patocka

FRCPC Residency Program Director
Emergency Medicine


Research Admin Assistant

Jenny W

Jenny Woo

Jenny Woo is our Calgary zone Emergency Medicine Research Administrator. She is very knowledgeable with over 20 years of administrative expertise. She works closely with our research team to help facilitate the connection between research operations and outcomes. She assists with research startups, financial data management along with delivering research reports, proposals and correspondence.

Phone: (403) 944-3264

Email: Jenny.Woo@albertahealthservices.ca


Research Coordinator

Christina C

Christina Cherian

Christina Cherian is the Research Coordinator for the Calgary Zone Emergency Departments. She specializes in ethics application, study start-ups and assisting in research activities. 

Christina is a Research Coordinator with experience in both clinical trials and academic research projects.  A native of the Greater Toronto Area, she has had the opportunity to work in spinal cord injury research in Toronto and more recently, worked at University of Calgary with the Department of Neurosciences.  She brings 5+ years of experience in research ethics, assessing and enrolling patients into studies and study coordination for multicenter projects.

Phone: (403) 944-3680

Email: Christina.Cherian@albertahealthservices.ca


Research Coordinator

Stacy R

Stacy Ruddell

Stacy Ruddell works as a casual research coordinator for the Calgary Zone Emergency Departments. She specializes in patient enrolment and follow up, and has expertise in research ethics, study start-ups, database management, research finances and research contracts. 

Stacy has a vast clinical research background. She started doing research in her Master's of Science degree which she completed at the University of Calgary in the Sports Medicine program. She has been employed by Alberta Health Services from over ten years working on numerous types of studies. She started her career in Pediatric Ophthalmology, and then went to Adult Critical Care Medicine. Currently she is back in pediatrics, however now focusing on oncology research. In her spare time, she is also a dance instructor at the EDGE school for athletes.

Email: stacy.ruddell@albertahealthservices.ca