PaCER research publications

PaCER Publications

View our list of publications below or explore our PaCER research as archived on the University of Calgary’s PRISM open-access digital library

Publication list

These citations are current as of 2020.


Marlett, N., & Emes, C. (2010). Grey Matters: A guide to collaborative research with seniors. Calgary, AB. University of Calgary Press. Available through open access at


Marlett, N., Shklarov, S., Marshall, D., Santana, M., & Wasylak, T. (2015). Building New Relationships in Research: A Model of Patient Engagement Research. Quality of Life Research, 24(5), 1057-67 (Patient Engagement Special Section). DOI 10.1007/s11136-014-0845-y.


Haywood, K., Brett, J., Salek, S., Marlett, N., Penman, C., Shklarov, S., Norris, C., Santana, M. J., & Staniszewska, S. (2015). Patient and Public Engagement in Health-Related Quality of Life and Patient-Reported Outcomes Research: What’s Important and Why Should We Care? Findings from the first ISOQOL Patient Engagement Symposium. Quality of Life Research, 24(5), 1069-76 (Patient Engagement Special Section). DOI 10.1007/s11136-014-0845-y.


Stelfox, H., Gill, M., McKenzie, E., Oxland, P., Boulton, D., Oswell, D., Shklarov, S., Bagshaw, S. (2015). Patient and family member researchers in the ICU. Critical Care Medicine, 43(12, Suppl. 1), 141.


Miller, J. L., Teare, S. R., Marlett, N., Shklarov, S., Marshall, D. A. (2016). Support for living a meaningful life with osteoarthritis: A patient-to-patient research study. The Patient – Patient-Centered Outcomes Research. DOI 10.1007/s40271-016-0169-9


Gill, M., McKenzie, E., Oswell, D., Niven, D. J., Shklarov, S., Stelfox, H. T., Bagshaw, S. M., Oxland, P., Boulton, D., Potestio, M., & Marlett, N. (2016). Patient and Family Member-Led Research in the Intensive Care Unit: A Novel Approach to Patient-Centered Research. PLoS ONE 11(8). DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0160947


Biondo, P. D., Kalia, R., Khan, R-A., Boulton, D., Marlett, N., Shklarov, S., & Simon, J. E. (2017). Understanding Advance Care Planning within the South Asian Community. Health Expectations, 00, 1-9. DOI: 10.1111/hex.12531.


Shklarov, S., Marshall, D. A., Wasylak, T., & Marlett, N. J. (2017). “Part of the team”: Mapping the outcomes of training patients for new roles in health research and planning. Health Expectations, Open Access. DOI: 10.1111/hex.12591.


Gillis, C., Gill, M., Marlett, N., Mackean, G., GermAnn, K., Gilmour, L. E., Nelson, G., Wasylak, T., Nguyen, S., Araujo, E., Zelinski, S., Gramlich, L. (2017). Patients as partners in Enhanced Recovery After Surgery: A qualitative patient-led study. BMJ Open, 7(6). DOI:10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017002.


Wilson, T., Miller, J., Teare, S., Penman, C., Pearson, W., Marlett, N. J., Shklarov, S., Galbraith, D., Southern, D., Knudston, M., Norris, C., James, M. T., & Wilton, S. (2017). Patient perspectives on engagement in decision-making in early management of non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 17:153. Open Access


Singh, S., Kovacs Burns, K., Rees, J., Picklyk, D., Spence, J., & Marlett, N. (2018). Patient and family engagement in Alberta Health Services: Improving care delivery and research outcomes. Healthcare Management Forum, 31(2), 57-61. DOI: 10.1177/0840470417747003.


Gillis, C., Martin, L., Gill, M., Gilmour, L., Nelson, G., & Gramlich, L. (2018). Food is medicine: A qualitative analysis of patient and institutional barriers to successful surgical nutrition practices in an enhanced recovery after surgery setting. Nutrition in Clinical Practice. DOI:10.1002/ncp.10215.


Lopatina, E., Miller, J.L., Teare, S.R., et al. (2018). The voice of patients in system redesign: A case study of redesigning a centralized system for intake of referrals from primary care to rheumatologists for patients with suspected rheumatoid arthritis. Health Expect. 2018;00:1–16.


Barber, T., Sharif, B., Teare, S., et al. (2019). Qualitative study to elicit patients’ and primary care physicians’ perspectives on the use of a self-management mobile health application for knee osteoarthritis. BMJ Open. 2019;9:bmjopen-2018-024016. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-024016