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Research Maven Consulting Services is based in Toronto, Canada. Since 2016, our team has been helping local and international researchers to refine their manuscripts. 


Our editors are PhDs who have over 30 years of combined research experience. We specialize in health and social science-related research, including, but not limited to: 

  • Cross-cultural issues in health

  • Dementia

  • eHealth and lifestyle counselling

  • Health psychology

  • Home and community care

  • Human sexuality

  • Interprofessional collaboration

  • Intervention studies (including pilot tests, usability and feasibility studies)

  • Long-term care

  • Nursing

  • Patient-physician communication

  • Psychometric evaluation

  • Psychosocial oncology

  • Rehabilitation medicine

  • Social work

Ada Payne, PhD

Owner and Senior Consultant

Dr. Payne has over 15 years of experience in conducting and managing diverse types of studies, including health psychology, cross-cultural issues in chronic illness, and program evaluation. She has expertise in multivariate quantitative analyses, psychometric evaluations, qualitative thematic analyses, and usability studies.


She received her doctoral degree in Psychosocial Oncology from the University of Toronto, Canada, in 2014.

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