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Dr. Anita Gagnon

Ingram School of Nursing

Research Institute - McGill University Health Centre

Room 207, Wilson Hall
anita [dot] gagnon [at] mcgill [dot] ca

Dr. Anita Gagnon is a Professor at McGill University in the Ingram School of Nursing and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Scientist at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. She is a professional nurse with a Master's degree in Public Health (MPH) and a doctoral degree in Epidemiology and Biostatistics.

Dr. Gagnon is currently: co-leader of Reproductive Outcomes And Migration (ROAM), an international research collaboration; and co-chair of the McGill Ingram School of Nursing's Global Health Committee.

Her research interests include the reproductive health of forced migrant women; maternal, child and perinatal health; health services research; public health; epidemiology; and evidence-based practice (both clinical and policy). She is Principal Investigator or Co-Investigator on several grants related to the reproductive health of migrant women and has presented and published in several venues.

BScN (Catholic University of America), MPH (Johns Hopkins University), PhD (McGill University)

Areas of interest

  • migration
  • women’s health
  • maternal-child health
  • health services research
  • public health
  • epidemiology
  • equity
  • evidence-based clinical practice and policy

Other research initiatives and collaborations:
Migration and Reproductive Health Research (MiRHR) [.pdf]
Childbearing Health And Related Services Needs for Newcomers [.pdf]
See also under Community section, ROAM and IOM.

To view Dr. Gagnon's publications, visit the Ingram School of Nursing's Research/Publications page.