Kieran Moore

Dr. Kieran Moore


  • Clinician-scientist, KGHRI
  • Professor, Queen's Department of Emergency and Family Medicine
  • Program Director, Queen's Public Health and Preventive Medicine Royal College Residency Program
  • Medical Officer of Health, Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox & Addington (KFL&A) Public Health


Infectious disease surveillance; public health; Lyme disease  


Dr. Moore received his Medical degree from the University of Ottawa and subsequently received his specialty certification in Family Medicine as well as Emergency Medicine from the College of Family Physicians of Canada. He has Master’s degrees in Disaster Medicine (DM) and Public Health (PH) as well as a Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. He has completed a Canadian Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Fellowship in Public Health and Preventive Medicine at Queen's University.

Education and honours

  • MD, University of Ottawa
  • MPH, Queen’s University
  • MSc (DM), European Master Degree in Disaster Medicine, WHO/CEMEC/University of Brussels 

Awards & Honours

  • Champion for Public Health and Primary Health Care Award - Association of Ontario Health Centres (2014).


Dr. Moore has extensive experience in surveillance systems for bioterrorism and outbreak detection, public health, pre-hospital care, and multidisciplinary research projects. His main area of interest is in the evaluation of various data streams for the early detection of outbreaks as well as assessment of deprivation distribution in populations. In 2018 he was named Principal Investigator of the CIHR-funded Pan-Canadian Research Network on Lyme Disease. Key projects and surveillance tools can be found at the following websites: