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Dr. Kevin Leonard, who passed away on July 15, 2013, was not only a passionate voice for the rights of patients, he was also a prolific writer.  He contributed many thoughtful pieces to various Longwoods journals on topics ranging from cost/benefit analysis of IT implementation to benefits of patients accessing their own health records.  Here is a selection of the articles he published with Longwoods. His contributions will continue to be a source of inspiration and information for his students and readers.

Investment in Information Technology: The Dilemma of Comparing Costs to Benefits
Kevin J. Leonard
Healthcare Quarterly 1(4) June 1998: 53-56.doi:10.12927/hcq..16573

Critical Success Factors Relating to Healthcare’s Adoption of New Technology: A Guide to Increasing the Likelihood of Successful Implementation
Kevin J. Leonard
ElectronicHealthcare 2(4) March 2004: 72-81

Measuring Information Technology Investment Among Canadian Academic Health Sciences Centres
Lorraine Pederson and Kevin Leonard
ElectronicHealthcare 3(3) 2005

Patients Are Destined to Manage Their Care
Kevin J. Leonard and David Wiljer
Healthcare Quarterly 10(3) May 2007: 76-78.doi:10.12927/hcq..18928

Who Will Demand Access to Their Personal Health Record? A Focus on the Users of Health Services and What They Want
Kevin J. Leonard, Mark Casselman and David Wiljer
Healthcare Quarterly 11(1) January 2008: 92-96.doi:10.12927/hcq.2008.19503

Yes, Virginia, There Are System Benefits to Be Gained from Providing Patients Access to Their Own Health Information
Kevin J. Leonard, David Wiljer and Sara Urowitz
Healthcare Quarterly 11(4) September 2008: 64-68.doi:10.12927/hcq.2008.20094

Does E-health Adoption Enable Improved Health Outcomes? Encouraging Evidence from Ontario Hospitals
Nancy Gill, Kevin Leonard and Anthony Jonker
Healthcare Quarterly, 13(3) May 2010: 50-57.doi:10.12927/hcq.2010.21816

The Development and Change Management Strategy of Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre’s MyChart™*
Kevin Chung, Sarina Cheng, Kurt Rose, Sam Marafioti and Kevin J. Leonard
ElectronicHealthcare,10(3) January 2012: e10-e14

Assessing Primary Care Physicians’ Attitudes toward Adoption of an Electronic Tool to Support Cancer Diagnosis: An Exploratory Study
Fatemeh Moeinedin, David Wiljer, Julie Gilbert and Kevin J. Leonard
ElectronicHealthcare 11(2) September 2012: e7-e16

Access to Test Results “The Number One Reason” Why Patients Use a Portal according to Sunnybrook MyChart Users
Kevin Chung, Sarina Cheng, Kevin J. Leonard and Sandra Dalziel
ElectronicHealthcare 11(2) September 2012: 17-23

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