Roberta Woodgate


  • Accepting Students: Yes
  • Research Category: Population Health


Current Positions

Canadian Research Chair (Tier 1) in Child and Family Engagement in Health Research and Healthcare
Distinguished Professor, College of Nursing, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba (UofM)
Nil Appointment, Max Rady College of Medicine for the Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, UofM
Investigator, Children's Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba (ENRRICH)


2001 Doctor of Philosophy: Interdisciplinary (Sociology, Psychology, Nursing), University of Manitoba
1993 Master of Nursing, University of Manitoba
1989 Bachelor of Nursing, University of Manitoba

Research Focus

My research program IN•GAUGE provides critical information for exploring young people's perspectives and lived experiences of health and illness using innovative and arts-based research methods. Rooted in a human rights approach, IN•GAUGE aims to improve the health and well-being of young people.

Research Interests

- Health Services
- Psychosocial Focus
- Physical and Mental Health
- Youth Engagement
- Arts-Based & Qualitative Research