McGill Alert / Alerte de McGill

Updated: Thu, 07/18/2024 - 18:12

Gradual reopening continues on downtown campus. See Campus Public Safety website for details.

La réouverture graduelle du campus du centre-ville se poursuit. Complément d'information : Direction de la protection et de la prévention.

This website is no longer updated...

This Website is no longer updated

Oups, this website is outdated! But Dialogue McGill has a new website!

Research Findings and Publications


(Information to come)


(Information to come)


Health Communication

Doucerain, M., Segalowitz, N., & Ryder, A. G. (in press). Acculturation Measurement: From Simple Proxies to Sophisticated Toolkit. In S. Schwartz, & J. Unger (Eds.), Oxford handbook of acculturation and health. Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press. Published online before print.

Doucerain, M., Vargas, S., & Ryder, A. G. (in press). Mixed-methods research: Integrating qualitative and quantitative approaches to the psychological study of culture. In N. Zane, G. Bernal, & F. Leong (Eds.), Culturally-informed evidence-based practice for ethnic minorities: Challenges and solutions. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

French, L. M., & Lapointe, S. (forthcoming book chapter). Creating and exploring spoken corpora of health communication for second-language training purposes. In L. Pickering, E. Friginal, & S. Staples (Eds.), Talking at work: Corpus-based explorations of workplace discourse. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan.

Segalowitz, N., Doucerain, M., Zhao, Y., Hocking, J., Ryder, A. G. (2016). Comprehending Adverbs of Doubt and Certainty in Health Communication: A Multidimensional Scaling Approach. Frontiers in Psychology, 7, 558. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.00558

Health Inequalities

Auger N, Bilodeau-Bertrand M, Costopoulos A. (2016). Language and infant mortality in a large Canadian province. Public Health. doi: 10.1016/j.puhe.2016.06.011

Auger N, Bilodeau-Bertrand M, Costopoulos A. (under review). Identifying emerging reproductive vulnerability: An approach to decompose differences in total fertility. Annals of Epidemiology.

Auger N, Bilodeau-Bertrand M, Martinez J. (in press). Portrait de la prématurité et des naissances ayant un faible poids pour l’âge gestationnel selon la communauté linguistique au Québec, 1989-2010 [Report].        

Auger N, Costopoulos C, Naimi AI, Bellingeri F, Vecchiato L, Fraser WD (in press). Obstetric emergencies and inequality in stillbirth for Haitians in Canada. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics.

Falconer, James & Amélie Quesnel-Vallée (under review). Disparities in Self-Reported Health, Access to Health Care, Supplementary Health Insurance, and Unmet Healthcare Needs Among Official-Language Minorities in Québec. Canadian Journal of Public Health and Healthcare Policy.


Health Communication

Doucerain, M., Shiri Varnaamkhaasti, R., Segalowitz, N. S., &  Ryder, A. G. (2015). Second language social networks and communication-related acculturative stress: The role of interconnectedness. Frontiers in Psychology, 6, 1111. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.01111

Lessard, D. (2015). Des variations stylistiques courantes en français québécois des infirmières québécoises. Published on and


Health Communication

Williams, J., Segalowitz, N. & Leclair, T. (2014). Estimating second language productive vocabulary size: A Capture-Recapture approach. The Mental Lexicon, 9(1), 23–47. doi: 10.1075/ml.9.1.02wil

Health Inequalities

Auger, N., Vecchiato, L., Naimi, A., Costopoulos, A., Fraser, W.D. (2014) Stillbirth Rates among Haitians in CanadaPaediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology, 28(4), 333–337. doi: 10.1111/ppe.12126

Quesnel-Vallee, A. & Falconer, J. (under review). Accès aux Soins de Santé parmi les Minorités de Langue Officielle au Québec. Revue Recherches Sociographiques. vol. 55, n° 3, 2014, p. 511-529. doi : 10.7202/1028377ar


Back to top