Inst. for Health and Social Policy

The IHSP's Arijit Nandi co-authored an article in Epidemiology:

Batomen B, Moore L, Strumpf E, Nandi A

Addressing competing risks when assessing the impact of health services interventions on hospital length of stay

Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.)
November 23, 2020 - Volume Published Ahead of Print
DOI: 10.1097/ede.0000000000001307. PMID: 33284168.

Classified as: Institute for health and social policy, epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Published on: 14 Dec 2020

The IHSP's Jill Baumgartner co-authored an article in Chemosphere:

Santa-Rios A, Barst BD, Tejeda L, et al.

Dried blood spots to characterize mercury speciation and exposure in a Colombian artisanal and small-scale gold mining community

Chemosphere 2020, 129001, ISSN 0045-6535
available online November 19, 2020


Classified as: Institute for health and social policy, mercury, gold mining, EBOH
Published on: 1 Dec 2020

There is a new book out in November by Sasha Mullally and the IHSP's David Wright, published by McGill Queen's University Press (ISBN 9780228003717).


Classified as: History of Medicine, medicare
Published on: 11 Nov 2020

Thérèse Yéro Adamou, Mylène Riva, Gina Muckle, Elhadji Anassour Laouan Sidi, Mélanie Lemire, Pierre Ayotte

Blood mercury and plasma polychlorinated biphenyls concentrations in pregnant Inuit women from Nunavik: Temporal trends, 1992–2017

Sci Total Environ. 2020 Nov 15;743:140495.
doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.140495.


Classified as: Canadian Arctic, mercury, polychlorinated biphenyls, multilevel modeling, biomonitoring
Published on: 10 Nov 2020

Dea S, Weinstock D.

Harm Reduction: A Research Agenda

Health Care Anal. 2020 Nov 3;1-3.


Classified as: Harm Reduction
Published on: 9 Nov 2020

Arijit Nandi co-authored an article in Environmental Research:

Richardson RA, Harper S, Weichenthal S, et al.

Extremes in water availability and suicide: Evidence from a nationally representative sample of rural Indian adults

Environmental Research. 2020 Nov;190:109969.
DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2020.109969.


Published on: 9 Nov 2020

Batomen B, Moore L, Strumpf E, Champion H, Nandi A

Impact of trauma centre accreditation on mortality and complications in a Canadian trauma system: an interrupted time series analysis

BMJ Quality & Safety Published Online First: 30 October 2020.
doi: 10.1136/bmjqs-2020-011271


Published on: 3 Nov 2020

Join our Program and learn how to design policy solutions aimed at benefitting population health and welfare.

Weekly seminars centred on themes related to health policy and social welfare.

$2000 award upon program completion.

For more information about the Institute for Health and Social Policy 2021 Winter Internship projects or to apply, please visit our website. The deadline to apply is November 30th at 11:59.

Classified as: interns
Published on: 3 Nov 2020

Weinstock, D.M. Disagreement, Unenforceability, and Harm Reduction. Health Care Anal (2020).


Classified as: Institute for health and social policy, Harm Reduction
Published on: 30 Oct 2020

IHSP Learning from COVID: Perspectives on Health and Social Policy - COVID and Beyond

Sydney Campbell, Carlo Cicero Oneto, Manav Preet Singh Saini, Nona Attaran, Nora Makasani, Raissa Passos Dos Santos, Shilni Pukuma, Franco A Carnevale

Classified as: covid-19
Published on: 30 Oct 2020

Shoari N, Ezzati M, Baumgartner J, Malacarne D, Fecht D (2020)

PLoS ONE 15(10): e0241102.


Published on: 27 Oct 2020

Procedural Justice and Relational Theory
Empirical, Philosophical, and Legal Perspectives

Edited by Denise Meyerson, Catriona Mackenzie, Therese MacDermott - Copyright Year 2021 (Routledge - Taylor & Francis Group)
ISBN 9780367321727

Racial profiling as pejorative discrimination was written by Natalie Stoljar and it can be found in Part IV Implications and applications: legal institutions and the exercise of legal authority.



Published on: 27 Oct 2020

Stoljar, N. Disgust or Dignity? The Moral Basis of Harm Reduction. Health Care Anal (2020).


Published on: 27 Oct 2020

Professor Daniel Weinstock was awarded the Charles Taylor Prize for Excellence in Policy Research at the Broadbent Institute’s Progress Summit 2017, which took place in Ottawa April 5-7.

Published on: 19 Apr 2017

The HCALM (Health Care Access for Linguistic Minorities) Network now invites submissions for its 2017 annual conference on the topic of ‘language and health – ethical and policy issues’. The deadline for submissions is April 9, 2017.

Published on: 17 Mar 2017


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