Andrea Benedetti

Andrea Benedetti, Ph.D.
McGill University
Departments of Medicine and of Epidemiology, Biostatistics & Occupational Health

Deputy Director
Canadian Statistical Sciences Institute (CANSSI)

Respiratory Epidemiology and Clinical Research Unit
5252 de Maisonneuve Blvd W, 
Room 3D.59
Montreal, QC H4A 3S9

Phone: (514) 934-1934 ext. 32161
Mailing Address:
Purvis Hall
1020 Pine Avenue West
Montreal, QC, H3A 1A2

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Andrea Benedetti is a biostatistician and Associate professor jointly appointed in the departments of Medicine and Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health. Dr. Benedetti is an author on over 200 peer-reviewed articles.  She is supported by an FRQS Chercheur Boursier, and holds operating funds from CIHR.   She is a director of the DEPRESSD Collaboration ( Her research interests are primarily in statistical challenges in individual patient data meta analysis with applications in depression screening and multiple drug resistant tuberculosis.



Selected Publications

Bischoff E, Hamd DH, Sedeno M, Benedetti A, Schermer TRJ, Maltais F, Bourbeau J. Effects of written action plan adherence on COPD exacerbation recovery. Thorax. In press September 2010.

Al-Samri MT, Benedetti A, Préfontaine D, Olivenstein R, Lemière C, Nair P, Martin JG, Hamid Q. Variability of sputum inflammatory cells in asthmatic patients receiving corticosteroid therapy: A prospective study using multiple samples. [Letter] J Allergy Clin Immunol.125(5):1161-1163, 2010

Benedetti A, Menzies D, Behr M, Schwartzman K, Jin Y. Interpreting estimated recent transmission of tuberculosis from DNA fingerprint data.  American Journal of Epidemiology. 172(3):318-326, 2010.

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