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Faculty of Medicine
McGill University Health Centre (MUHC)
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My current research program consists of completing a number of ongoing research projects as well as initiating new ones. The following projects are currently underway: 1) a case-control study of gene-environment interactions in postmenopausal breast cancer; 2) a longitudinal study of the acute effects of air pollution on health among persons potentially susceptible to urban air pollution; 3) a panel study in congestive heart failure to determine whether air pollution affects essential indicators of health status; 4) a cohort study of persons with implanted cardioverter defibrillators to identify triggers for interventions for ventricular tachycardia; 5) a population-based cohort study in Ontario to investigate long-term effects of air pollution; 6) a study of traffic-related air pollution and socioeconomic gradients in the incidence of cancer; and 7) a panel in childhood asthma to determine whether air pollution from refineries affects respiratory health.

Dr. Goldberg received his BSc degree in physics from McGill University in 1975. After pursuing various activities, he returned to academic life in 1982 and obtained an MSc in 1985 and a PhD in 1991 from McGill University, both degrees were in epidemiology and biostatistics. He is currently an associate professor at McGill University in the Department of Medicine and associate member in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, the McGill School of Environment, and the Department of Oncology. He also holds an Investigator Award from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research.

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