Epidemiology Seminars take place at Purvis Hall, 1020 Pine Avenue West, Room 25 on Mondays from 4pm until 5pm.
7 January, 2013
Bruce W. Case, Associate Professor, Pathology and Associate Member, Combined Departments of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, and School of Environment McGill University
Topic: Misrepresentation of Historical Fibre Research: Retrospective Knowledge Translation of Epidemiological Inquiry
14 January, 2013
Anita Koushik, Associate Professor, Département de médecine sociale et préventive, Université de Montréal
Topic: 'Fruits and vegetables and cancer risk : what we’ve learned from consortia'
21 January, 2013
André Bussières, Assistant Professor, Physical and Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University
Topic: Practice patterns in spine x-ray utilization among chiropractors enlisted with a provider network offering complementary care in the United States: A descriptive study.
Stéphane Perron, Directeur du programme de résidence en santé communautaire, Université de Montréal
Topic: Housing and health: Use of epidemiology to guide public health interventions.
Cynthia Stanton, Associate Professor, Department Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland
Topic: Preventing post-partum hemorrhage at home births in Ghana: Results from a community based, cluster-randomized trial.
David Madigan, Professor and Chair, Department of Statistics, Columbia University
Topic: Observational epidemiology: How well does it work?
Susan R. Kahn, Professor of Medicine, McGill University Director, McGill Thrombosis Fellowship; Director, JGH Thrombosis Program; Division of Internal Medicine & Center for Clinical Epidemiology, Jewish General Hospital
Topic: The SOX Trial: A Multicenter Randomized Placebo Controlled Trial of Compression Stockings to Prevent the Post-Thrombotic Syndrome After Proximal Deep Venous Thrombosis.
EBOSS-Sponsored Epidemiology Seminar: MScPH Internships
(1) Iris Lui - MScPH Candidate, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health
(2) Mirna Panic - MScPH Candidate, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health
(3) Claudia Vadeboncoeur - MScPH Candidate, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health
Topics: (1) Ensuring Access to Generic Anti-retroviral Drugs in Middle- and Low-income Countries: factors influencing production, regulation and provision to people living with HIV in middle- and low-income countries. (2) Surveillance - Intervention and Evaluation Tools. (3) Haiti's scale-up and strategies towards maternal mortality reduction.
4 March, 2013
No Seminar - STUDY WEEK
11 March, 2013
Lisa Kakinami, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University
Topic: Poverty and cardiovascular disease risk in children.
18 March, 2013
Jennifer Weuve, Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Rush Medical College, Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Chicago IL
Topic: “If the exposure doesn’t kill you, does it make you stronger? The problem of informative attrition in studies of aging.”
25 March 2013
Raluca, Ionescu-Ittu, Economist/Epidemiologist at Analysis Group
Topic: Income and health behaviors: substantive and methodological insights from an income based intervention to reduce poverty.