Winter - 2012
Epidemiology Seminars take place at Purvis Hall, 1020 Pine Avenue West, Room 25 on Mondays from 4pm until 5pm.
Dan Deckelman, Assistant Professor. McGill Faculty of Medicine, Divisions of Trauma and General Surgery
Topic: Injury: a multidisciplinary approach to tackling a global crisis
Abstract & Bio
Ezra Susser, Professor Epidemiology. Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University.
Topic: Migration and Psychosis: Findings from the Hague Incidence Study.
Michal Abrahamowicz, Professor of Biostatistics. Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University.
Topic: Estimating cumulative effects of past exposures: new methods and applications in pharmaco-epidemiology
Ashok Malla, Professor of Psychiatry. Department of Psychiatry, McGill University; Canada Research Chair in Early Psychosis.
Topic: Randomized controlled evaluation of an extended specialized early intervention service for first episode psychosis in comparison to regular care.
6 February 2012
Ellen Freeman, Assistant Research Professor, Department of Opthamology, Université de Montréal
Topic: Age-related eye disease and its relationship with mobility and health
13 February 2012
Isabel Fortier, Researcher, Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre and Director of Research and Development for the Public Population Project in Genomics(P3G) Consortium.
Topic: From individual studies to collaborative research. How can we enable data harmonization and integration across studies?
20 February 2012
STUDY BREAK – NO SEMINAR
27 February 2012
George Weisz, Professor, Department Social Studies of Medicine
Topic: Epidemiology and Health-Care Reform in the USA: The National Health Survey of 1935-1936.
5 March 2012
Erica Moodie, Assistant Professor, McGill Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health.
Topic: Learning about optimal personalized treatment rules from observational data.
12 March 2012
Sherry Olson, Professor, McGill Department of Geography
Topic: Mortality in Montreal in 1880: geographic pathways of contagion
19 March 2012
Topic: Evaluation of Disease Control Interventions During the 2009 Influenza A/H1N1 Pandemic in Montreal
26 March 2012
Topic: Are health inequalities infectious?
2 April 2012
Topic: Epidemiology of brain aging: from hypothesis generation to prevention.
9 April 2012
No Seminar: Easter Monday, university closed