Clone of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health

Purvis Hall

The Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health offers separate graduate training programs in each of its three broadly defined disciplines. Please refer to the Graduate Studies page for more information on the prerequisites and training requirements for the degrees specific to each discipline.

The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics is a joint department with Occupational Health.


News & Announcements

PhD Protocol Defenses

Erika Braithwaite

Topic: Examining the impact of parental incarceration on children’s mental health and substance abuse

Friday, October 11, 2013
9:00 am
Purvis Hall, 1020 Pine Ave W.
Room 24

PhD Oral Defenses

Melanie Henderson

Topic: Lifestyle habits and their relation to insulin sensitivity and insulin secretion in youth

Wednesday, October 23, 2013
9:45 am
Purvis Hall, 1020 Pine Ave W.
Room 24

Shujie Li

Topic: A recursive Polya tree mixture model: computationally efficient Bayesian nonparametric modeling 

Thursday, November 7, 2013
3:00 pm
Purvis Hall, 1020 Pine Ave W.
Room 24

Epidemiology Seminar Series

14 October, 2013
No Seminar -- Thanksgiving

Ian Shrier, Associate Professor, Centre for Clinical Epidemiology Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University

Topic:  Causal approach to adherence-based analyses: A comparison of intention-to-treat, per protocol, as treated and
other alternative analytical strategies

Monday, October 21, 2013
4:00 to 5:00
Purvis Hall 1020 Pine Ave W.
Room 25

Biostatistics Seminar Series

Marie-Helene Roy-Gagnon, Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa.

Topic:  Empirical kinship estimation in the French Canadian founder population.

Tuesday October 15, 2013
3:30 to 4:30
Purvis Hall, 1020 Pine Ave. W.
Room 25

Biostatistics Reading Group

Wednesdays 2:30 - 4:00 pm
Purvis Hall, room 48

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