Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction

Media Contact

Our experts are available for speaking engagements and media interviews. Please contact us with your request.

Sarah Vannice, MSc
Research and Policy Analyst


Sarah’s areas of expertise include community-based research and practice, and harm reduction.


Sarah Vannice wants to improve health outcomes for marginalized populations. By working for CCSA at the national level, she hopes to have the greatest impact on local communities and their abilities to deal with substance use and addiction.  

Sarah earned a BA from McGill University and an MSc in epidemiology from the University of Ottawa. Before joining CCSA in September 2018, she worked at the Canadian Public Health Association and with the HIV and Hepatitis C Prevention Research Team at the University of Ottawa. 

Away from work, Sarah loves to laugh and spend time with her partner and two young sons.

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