Dr. Upshur’s current research involves testing and implementing models of primary healthcare for older adults with complex care needs, as well as examining community-based approaches to promote optimal aging for older adults with multiple chronic conditions and their caregivers.
Canada Research Chair in Primary Care Research (2005-2015)
Family Medicine Researcher of the Year Award, College of Family Physicians of Canada (2015)
Named one of 20 Pioneers in Family Medicine Research, College of Family Physicians of Canada (2015)
Department of Family and Community Medicine Academic Family Physician of the Year (2008).