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.

Sam Harper

Sam Harper

Associate Professor

Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health
McGill University
Purvis Hall Building, room 34B
1020 Pine Avenue West
Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1A2

Tel.: 514-398-2856
Fax: 514-398-4503
E-Mail: sam.harper [at]
Office: Purvis Hall Building, room 34B

Personal Website

Sam Harper received his training in epidemiology from the University of Michigan. He was previously a fellow at the US National Center for Health Statistics, and did post-doctoral training in epidemiology at McGill. He is also a member of the Montreal Health Equity Research Consortium. His research focuses on understanding population health and its social distribution, with specific interests in evidence construction, measuring health inequalities, global health, demography, cancer epidemiology, causal inference, and ethical issues in public health. His current research projects are on affordable childcare to empower Indian women and using natural experiments to evaluate the impact of population health interceptions on health inequality.

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