Media Coverage

Sep 21, 2017         The Globe and Mail. Topic – Innovation: Leveraging research strength to address evolving social and

                               economic challenges. Our NaviCare/SoinsNavi program was highlighted with credit to the UNB Saint

                               John’s campus for offering a unique research environment. The multiple educational institutions on

                               the one site has helped with the success of the program. Eastern Schools Supplement, Section ES,

                               Pg. 2.

Jul 17, 2017           Telegraph Journal and KV Style. Topic – PRO Kids on the Run. A story about the charity event I
                               co-direct annually with my husband in Quispamsis to raise funds to help children living in poverty

                               participate in sports and recreational activities. We raised $6000 in 2017 and $13,300 since the

                               inaugural event in 2015. 

Mar 21, 2017         UNB Fundraising Campaign. Topic – A video demonstrating the kind of impact giving can have at

                               UNB and in our communities, using three case examples (one of which is our NaviCare program).



Jan 10, 2017          Press Release in Saint John. Topic – Launch of new navigation centre for children with complex health

                               conditions in NB, which is called NaviCare/SoinsNavi. I am a Co-Director of this centre with Dr. Rima

                               Azar from Mount Alison University.


This press release led to several interviews and media publications, including the following: 

NB Social Policy Research Network

CBC video

CBC Information Morning


Radio-Canada - L'heure de pointe Acadie

Global News

Sackville Tribune-Post

Mount Allison University

University of New Brunswick


MAX 104.9 Radio

CHSJ Radio

CBC News: New Brunswick at 6

Global News at 6 - New Brunswick

CBC News NB Online

Telegraph Journal - Jan 10th

Telegraph Journal - Jan 11th

Country 94 Radio

New Brunswick Health Council

New Brunswick Health Research Foundation

91.9 The Bend

97.3 The Wave


Dec 4, 2016           Sackville Tribune Post and Mount Allison University News Release. Topic - Breakfast chat on growing

                               up as a child with a complex health condition. I was an invited speaker.


Additional coverage from The Royal Society of Canada


Nov 18, 2016         Press Release in Fredericton and Saint John. Topic – Launch of UNB’s campaign “It Begins Here”. I

                               was profiled in the video as being one of the people that sets UNB apart.

Jun 4, 2016            Press Release in Saint John. Topic - Hon. Jane Philpott, Minister of Health Canada attends New

                               Brunswick Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) stakeholder meeting. I was one of the

                               researchers highlighted and the announcement of my team’s recently funded $25 million dollar SPOR

                               Chronic Disease Network focused on children with complex needs was shared. I am a Co-Investigator

                               on this project.


May 4, 2016           Press Release in Moncton. Topic - Research Funding in Social Innovation for Youth Mental Health in

                               NB (with Premier Brian Gallant) at the Centre de formation médicale, Université de Moncton, NB.

                               Note: The announcement also included our NBCF-grant and the recent NBHRF matching funds for

                               our CIHR CHILD BRIGHT-grant). I was invited to speak at the event. Coverage in L’Acadie Nouvelle.


Nov 20, 2015         Telegraph Journal. Topic – Year to remember: Doucet named RunNB’s top female.


Jun 23, 2015          Telegraph Journal. Topic - Instead of talking about doing things, just do it. (Business Section,

                               Leadership Unleashed). 

Mar 26, 2015         UNB Associated Alumni Website. Topic – Proudly UNB Award Recipients.                               


Feb 20, 2015         KV Style (newspaper) - Volume 11, Issue 8. Topic – Kudos for being awarded a $750,000 grant from the

                               NB Children’s Foundation to assist in the development of a virtual health centre in New Brunswick.


Jan 15, 2015         The O’Brien Foundation Website. Topic – The O’Brien Foundation profiles of past O’Brien fellows to

                               see “Where are they now?”


Jan 5, 2015            CBC Information Morning with Terry Seguin. Topic – NB Virtual Health Centre for Children project.


Dec 26, 2014         Telegraph Journal. Topic - New Brunswick Children’s Foundation invests in virtual health centre.


Dec 20, 2014         Telegraph Journal. Topic – Children’s health centre gets funding.


Dec 19, 2014         UNB News Release. Topic - Announcement of $750,000 grant to assist in the development of a

                               virtual health centre in New Brunswick. I am a Co-Principal Investigator on this project.

Dec 19, 2014         Mount Allison University News Release. Topic - Announcement of $750,000 grant to assist in the

                               development of a virtual health centre in New Brunswick. I am a Co-Principal Investigator on this


Nov 19, 2014        CBC Radio. Topic – Research project in Bouctouche that involves integrating interprofessional patient

                              oriented mobile health interventions to manage chronic disease and promote smoking cessation.


Nov 15, 2014        L’Acadie Nouvelle. Topic – Being awarded Female Runner of the Year in NB.

Aug 28, 2014        KV Style. Topic – Research chair and running.


Aug 10, 2014        Telegraph Journal. Topic – Marathon win at Marathon by the Sea.   


Jul 30, 2014           CBC Radio. Topic – Program of research in interprofessional education and practice.


Jul 29, 2014           UNB News Release. Topic - Announcement of the Jarislowsky Chair in Interprofessional Patient-

                               Centred Care. I am the first chair holder.

Jul 29, 2014           Telegraph Journal, CBC Radio, and Country 94.1. Topic – The Jarislowsky Chair in Interprofessional                                   Patient-Centred Care announcement.

Jul 6, 2014             Telegraph Journal. Topic – Half ironman age group win at Challenge St. Andrews

Jun 19, 2014          UNB News Release. Topic - Announcement of $225,000 Pfizer / NBHRF grant to examine the use of

                               mobile technology to manage chronic disease and promote smoking cessation. I am a co-lead on

                               this project.

Jun 3, 2014            The Running Why’s Blog. Topic – How I started running.

Nov, 2013              Telegraph Journal and L'Acadie Nouvelle. Topic - New Brunswick Health Reseacher of the Month:

                               Dr. Shelley Doucet. Two page colour spread in both the Telegraph Journal (English NB Newspaper)

                               and L’Acadie Nouvelle (French NB Newspaper) for being selected as New Brunswick Health Research

                               of the Month. The write- up provided an extensive overview of my program of research and past 


Sep 7, 2013          New Brunswick Health Research Foundation (NBHRF) video. Topic - NBHRF Researcher of the Month                                (October).