CHILD HEALTH BC REGIONAL COORDINATORS

Theresa McElroy
Theresa
McElroy
PhD, MIH, BScOT
CHBC Regional Coordinator for Vancouver Coastal Health/Providence Health Care

Theresa McElroy is the CHBC Regional Coordinator in the Vancouver Coastal and Providence Health Authorities. She is also project lead on initiatives that support evaluation of the provincial Pediatric Early Warning System, and the development of the Tiers of Service for Child Development, Habilitation & Rehabilitation.


Theresa has a Bachelor’s of Science (Occupational Therapy) and has worked clinically across the spectrum of acute, rehabilitation and community care. She holds a Masters of International Health from Curtin University, Australia and a PhD in Interdisciplinary Studies from UBC. Her research has focused on early childhood health and development in vulnerable populations. Outside of work, Theresa can reliably be found outdoors hiking, biking, paddling and spending time with her son.