Quick Links

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health

Purvis Hall

The Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health offers separate graduate training programs in each of its three broadly defined disciplines. Please refer to the Graduate Studies page for more information on the prerequisites and training requirements for the degrees specific to each discipline.

The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics is a joint department with Occupational Health


 Employment Opportunities


The Albert Boehringer 1st Chair in Pharmacoepidemiology

The Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, invites applications for the inaugural holder of the Albert Boehringer 1st Chair in Pharmacoepidemiology.  This is a full-time academic appointment at the rank of Full Professor.  Candidates at the rank of Associate Professor will be considered depending on their demonstrated leadership and excellence in research.  Announcement


News & Announcements



Seminar Announcements


Epidemiology Seminars

 

 **THIS SEMINAR WILL BE HELD AT THE MEAKINS AMPHITHEATER  RM 521 (McINTYRE BUILDING) - 4-5 PM**

 

15, September 2014

Madhukar Pai, MD, PhD - Associate Professor of Epidemiology, and Associate Director of the McGill International TB Centre

Topic:  Improving quality of tuberculosis care in India: can mystery patients help?

Objectives: 

1.  describe India's healthcare delivery system and recognize the importance of the private healthcare sector

2.  recognize the importance of poor quality of TB care as a key driver of the TB epidemic in India

3.  identify the use of standardized patients as an important method for measuring and improving quality of TB care in India