Behavioural Science Working Group Profile

Trevor Arnason


Associate Medical Officer of Health, Ottawa Public Health; Adjunct Professor, School of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Ottawa

Trevor Arnason has an MD from the University of Toronto, and did a combined residency in Public Health and Preventive Medicine and Family Medicine at the University of Ottawa. In 2016, he moved to the east coast to be the Regional Medical Officer of Health for Halifax where he worked on several health promotion initiatives and co-led responses to multiple vaccine preventable disease outbreaks including one of the largest measles outbreaks in Canada in recent years. In January 2019, he returned to his hometown to work as an Associate Medical Officer of Health with Ottawa Public Health where is consultant to the vaccination and sexually transmitted and bloodborne infections portfolio. He also works part-time as a family doctor in an urgent care clinic.

Affiliated with:
uOttawa School of Epidemiology and Public Health
Declaration(s) of Interest:
2021-02-12 (PDF)