Lisa Hartling


PhD, University of Alberta, 2010
MSc, Queen's University, 1995
BScPT, University of Alberta, 1990


Doctoral Research Award, Canadian Institutes of Health Research, 2008

Studentship Award, Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research, 2007

Current Projects

Bias in trials and reviews of neonatal interventions
Principal Investigator
funded by the Women and Children’s Health Research Institute

University of Alberta/Capital Health Evidence-based Practice Center
Principal Investigator
funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Validity and reliability testing of quality assessment tools
Principal Investigator
funded by Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Knowledge synthesis and translation by Cochrane Canada (the Cochrane Child Health Field)
Co-Principal Investigator
funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research

Lisa Hartling
Assistant Professor

Department of Pediatrics
Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
Aberhart Centre, Room 8417
Edmonton AB  T6G 1Z1
Phone: 780.492.6124
Fax: 780.407.6435


Currently accepting master’s and PhD students, as well as postdoctoral fellows


bias epidemiology
child health research methods
randomized controlled trials
systematic reviews


PHS 792 – Systematic Reviews


Alberta Research Centre for Health Evidence

Cochrane Child Health Field