Shireen Harbin is a research associate and project coordinator at the Institute for Work & Health, and is currently the administrative assistant on a project that aims to develop, implement and evaluate the first Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes (ECHO) in occupational and environmental medicine in the world.
Harbin was previously the managing editor of Cochrane Back and Neck (CBN), which was housed at the Institute from 1996 to 2020. She has experience developing searches for systematic reviews and is a new author on two Cochrane reviews.
Harbin is a registered nurse with a BSc in nursing from the University of Toronto. She has clinical experience in cardiovascular surgery and occupational health, and her research interests include systematic review methodology and knowledge translation in clinical practice and public health.