• September 15, 2016 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • September 29, 2016 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • October 13, 2016 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • October 27, 2016 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • November 10, 2016 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • November 24, 2016 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • December 8, 2016 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • January 12, 2017 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • January 26, 2017 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • February 9, 2017 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • March 2, 2017 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • March 16, 2017 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • March 30, 2017 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • April 13, 2017 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm

2016-2017 Doctoral Seminar Series in Epidemiology (CHL5423H)
Unless specified, all seminars will be held on Thursdays, 12:00noon – 1:00pm, in Room HS 106, 1st floor, Health Sciences Building, 155 College Street

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Date Presenter & Title
September 15, 2016 Prof Victoria KirshThe Canadian Study of Diet, Lifestyle and Health
September 29, 2016 Prof Sarah WilsonPopulation-level impact of Ontario’s infant rotavirus immunization program
October 13, 2016

Ariel Pulver – Measuring government action on reducing health inequities: development of a proposed set of indicators to monitor implementation of the Rio Declaration on the Social Determinants of Health

Michael Lerro – A GWAS of Coagulation-Related Plasma Protein Levels Using a Combined Phenotype Approach

October 27, 2016


Karl Everett – Blood lipid levels and venous thromboembolism: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Jennifer Gillis – Secondary Prevention of Human Papillomavirus-Associated Anal Cancer

November 10, 2016

Rebecca Barry – Rurality and Suicide: A Systematic Review

Ryan Ng – Introduction to Flexible Parametric Survival Models

November 24, 2016

Vicky Chang – Correlates of sleep duration across life stages: results from the Canadian Health Measures Survey

Susan WangA review of the spatial methods used in epidemiological studies of HIV/AIDS: preliminary findings

December 8, 2016 Abdool Yasseen Viral hepatitis B and C among immigrants: A population based comparison using linked laboratory and health administrative data
January 12, 2017 Prof Shelley Deeks – Vaccine Pharmacovigilance in Ontario: Strength in Numbers
January 26, 2017

Jonathan Fan  – Examining age-differences in return-to-work outcomes using linked survey and administrative data

Adele Carty – Prenatal Fluoride Exposure and Risk of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Symptoms in Children: A molecular epidemiology birth cohort study

February 9, 2017

Lidija Latifovic – Pathway analysis of GWAS data to investigate the role of genetic variation on clinical outcomes in metastatic colorectal cancer patients enrolled in the CO.20 phase III clinical trail of cetuximab

Kathryn Wiens – Examining the influence of stable housing on community functioning in adults who experience homelessness: An analysis of the At Home/ Chez Soi Study

March 2, 2017

Linda Kachuri – Mendelian randomization and mediation analysis of telomere length and risk of lung and head & neck cancers

Tiffany Fitzpatrick – Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) among Ontario children: assessing potential sociodemographic risk factors for prophylaxis eligibility guidelines

March 16, 2017

Matthew Warkentin – Lung cancer risk-prediction using a genomics and radiomics-based approach

Kathleen Dobson – A Brief Introduction to Growth Mixture Models in Epidemiological Research

March 30, 2017

Michael Fung – The effect of intermittent fasting on patients of a publicly funded weight management clinic

Ioana Nicolau – Lung cancer among persons with HIV: protocol for a systematic review

April 13, 2017 Nandita Perumal