• September 14, 2017 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • September 28, 2017 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • October 12, 2017 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • October 26, 2017 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • November 9, 2017 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • November 23, 2017 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • December 7, 2017 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • January 11, 2018 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • January 25, 2018 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • February 8, 2018 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • March 1, 2018 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • March 15, 2018 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • March 29, 2018 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • April 12, 2018 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm

2017-2018 Doctoral Seminar Series in Epidemiology (CHL5423H)
Unless specified, all seminars will be held on Thursdays, 12:00noon – 1:00pm, in Room MS2173, Medical Sciences Building, 1 King’s College Circle.
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Date Presenter & Title
September 14, 2017

Prof. Andy Wong –“Predicting Incident Fractures in Women with Peripheral CT – One Slice is Often Enough”

Prof. David Fisman
– “The Ins and Outs of Influenza: Recent Work on Forecasting, Modeling and Valuing Prevention of the Flu”

September 28, 2017

Kathryn Wiens – “Adverse Childhood Experiences and Adult Mental Health: A Proposed CART Analysis”

Jennifer Gillis
 – “Willingness to Undergo Anal Cancer Screening Among Men Living with HIV in Ontario”

October 12, 2017

Matthew Warkentin – “Determinants of impaired lung function among never-smokers in the UK Biobank cohort: Preliminary results”

Lidijia Latifovic
 – “Pesticide Use and Hodgkin Lymphoma: Results from the North American Pooled Project (NAPP)”

October 26, 2017

Kathleen Dobson – “Trends in Self-Reported Depression Prevalence among the Canadian Workforce: A Preliminary Analysis”

Dr. Catherine Kreatsoulas
– “Computation Cardiology: The HERMES Study”

November 9, 2017

Jennifer Jairam – “The Association between Maternal Residential Neighbourhood Income Quintile and an Infant Being Born Both Preterm & Severely Small-for-Gestational Age Birthweight: An Ontario-Wide Study”

Tiffany Fitzpatrick
 – “The Use of Mathematical Models in Supporting Evidence-Based Health Policies”

November 23, 2017

Ioana Nicaulau – “Examining The Risk of Cancer in People Living with HIV in Canada.”

Adele Carty
–”The Effect Of Socioeconomic Status On The Association Between Prenatal Lead Exposure And Neurocognitive Development In Children.”
December 7, 2017

Michael Fung– “The Evaluation of Intermittent Fasting in Patients of a Publicly Funded Weight Management Clinic.”

Prof. Erjia Ge
 –”Using knowledge fusion to study avian influenza H5N1 in East and Southeast Asia.”
January 11, 2018

Isha Berry – “Seasonal Dynamics of Invasive Pneumococcal Disease in Canada: Using Case-Crossover Methods to Identify Temporal Associations with Environmental Conditions and Respiratory Viruses”

Prof. Ann Burchell
– “Cancer Among People On HIV Antiretroviral Therapy”

January 25, 2018

Shilo McBurney – “Critical Clusters: A Recent History Of The Impact Of Vaccine Hesitancy On Vaccine-Preventable Outbreaks”

Andrea Portt 
– “Measuring Migraines”

February 8, 2018

Ramandip Grewal – “Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine uptake in gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (gbMSM) in Montreal, Toronto, and Vancouver”

Dr. Ayodele Odutayo
– “Atrial Fibrillation, Cardiovascular and Renal Outcomes”

March 1, 2018

Kaleen Hayes – “Self-Controlled Crossover Observational Pharmacoepidemiologic (SCOPE) Study Designs: Guidance and Design Tools”

Andi Camden
 – “Understanding the Short- And Long-Term Health and Developmental Outcomes Associated with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome”

March 15, 2018

Dinara Salaeva – “Health Care Access among Infants of Mothers with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities”

Andre McDonald
– “Dope-response”: A population-based cohort study examining the relationship between cannabis use during adolescence and early adulthood and the development of mood and anxiety disorders in Ontario”

March 29, 2018

Jessica Wong – “The Association Between Mental Health Symptoms and Health Care Utilization In Patients with Low Back Pain”

Vasily Giannakeas
 – “The Impact of Radiotherapy on Mortality in Women Treated for Non-Invasive Breast”

April 12, 2018

Prof. Paul Arora – “Network meta-analysis and indirect treatment comparisons: an overview of methods and the central role of effect modification”

Prof. Astrid Guttmann
– “Journeys in Applied Research: Evaluating Ontario’s Mental Health Strategy”