Kristian B. Filion

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Department of Medicine and of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University

Centre for Clinical Epidemiology
Jewish General Hospital – Lady Davis Institute
3755 Cote Ste Catherine, Suite H410.1
Montreal, Quebec H3T 1E2 Canada

 

Phone: 
Tel.: 514 340-8222 x 28394
Fax: 514-340-7564
Email address: 
kristian.filion [at] mcgill.ca
Biography: 

Kristian B. Filion, PhD, FAHA
Assistant Professor and William Dawson Scholar

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Area of expertise: 

Dr. Filion's research interests include pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety, knowledge synthesis, and cardiovascular epidemiology. He uses large, population-based databases to study the safety of commonly prescribed medications, with a particular interest in cardiovascular medications and cardiovascular outcomes. He is the Co-Lead of the Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD) Team of the Canadian Network for Observational Drug Effect Studies (CNODES), a pan-Canadian drug safety network funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research. In addition, Dr. Filion is involved in a number of systematic reviews and meta-analyses examining the efficacy and safety of cardiovascular therapies.

Group: 
Researchers
Assistant Professors
Research areas: 
Cardiovascular Epidemiology
Epidemiologic Methods
Meta-analysis
Pharmacoepidemiology