Keyna Bracken

Assistant Professor, Family Medicine
Medical Director, Maternity Centre of Hamilton

Faculty of Health Sciences LogoCampus Address:
Stonechurch Family Health Centre,
1475 Upper Ottawa Street

Phone: 905.575.1300

Research Interests

Teaching & Learning Research Interests:

  • Family Medicine
  • Obstetrics
  • Women’s Health
  • Undergraduate medical education,
  • Optimizing teaching opportunities
  • Reduction of Maternal Morbidity and Mortality form childbirth in developing world


Current Teaching & Learning Research Projects:

Project Title Project Principal Investigator Project Collaborators
Innovation to Maternity Care in Hamilton Kenya Bracken J. Cairney,
S. Ellis, et al
Me and My Baby Sarah Macdonald K. Bracken,
H. Macdonald,
W. Sword, et al
B-HIP Stephanie Atkinson M. Mottola,
V. Taylor,
E. Hutton,
O. Wahoush,
R. Walji
RCT of Vaginal self sampling for HPV to increase participation in cervical cancer screening Alice Lytwyn K. Bracken,
M. Chernesky,
D. Jang

Publications & Presentations

Select Teaching & Learning Research Publications & Presentations:

Macdonald, S. et al. (2011). Despite 2009 guidelines, few women report being counseled correctly about weight gain during pregnancy. AJOG, 205(4), 333-336.


Interested in

Interested in:

  • Collaboration