Dawn Friesen

Alberta Health

Dawn Friesen is the Executive Director of Health Protection Branch (Public Health), Health System Accountability and Performance Division, Ministry of Health.  Dawn has a Master’s degree in Nursing and has worked in clinical practice, research, education and government.  Dawn has strong linkages with Alberta Health Services, the operational arm of the Ministry of Health.  She works on many cross-Ministry initiatives  and also as an Alberta representative on  FPT committees in the area of environmental/public health.