Dr. Nicole Mittmann is CADTH’s Chief Scientist and Vice-President of Evidence Standards.
Dr. Mittmann earned an MSc and PhD in pharmacology from the University of Toronto. She holds a faculty position as an assistant professor at the University of Toronto in the Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology, and is cross-appointed to the Institute for Health Policy, Management and Evaluation. She is also an associate scientist at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto, Canada.
In her role as Chief Scientist, Dr. Mittmann is responsible for ensuring that CADTH is actively learning; as well as for assuring rigour and quality, mobilizing evidence, and linking science to strategy.
In her role in Evidence Standards, Dr. Mittmann leads CADTH’s shared science groups, including the Health Economics, Research Information Services, Scientific Affairs, Implementation Support and Knowledge Mobilization, and Real-World Evidence teams.
In her academic capacity, Dr. Mittmann has conducted and collaborated on notable research in the areas of economic evaluations, outcomes research, and drug-patient safety. The research methodologies for these works include the examination of large databases, economic methodologies, and decision analysis.