Gilles Paradis

Gilles Paradis
Contact Information

Strathcona Professor
Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health
Purvis Hall, 1020 Pine Avenue W.
Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1A2

Medical Consultant | Médecin-conseil
Institut national de santé publique du Québec (INSPQ); Systèmes de soins et services
190 boul. Crémazie Est, Bureau 2.22
Montréal, QC, Canada H2P 1E2  


Tel.: 514-398-1418
Fax: 514-398-4503
Institut national de santé publique du Québec (INSPQ): Tel.: 514-864-1600 ext. 3622, Fax: 514-864-5180
Email address: 
Gilles.paradis [at]
Areas of expertise: 

Cardiovascular epidemiology including the epidemiology of obesity, physical inactivity, smoking, elevated blood cholesterol, high blood pressure and insulin resistance syndrome particularly in children and adolescents. Community-based prevention programs in disadvantaged and multi-ethnic communities and in Aboriginal communities. Research on effective means of knowledge transfer and use of scientific knowledge by health professionals and organizations.

Research areas: 
Cardiovascular Epidemiology
Non-Communicable Disease Epidemiology
Population and Public Health
Respiratory Epidemiology
Social and Behavioural Epidemiology
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