Faculty Member

Elaina MacIntyre PhD

Email Address(es)
Elaina.MacIntyre@oahpp.ca
Office Phone
(647) 260-7506
Office Address
Public Health Ontario 480 University Avenue, Suite 300 Toronto, Ontario M5G 1V2
Division(s)/Office
Occupational & Environmental Health Division
Position
Adjunct Professor
SGS Status
Associate Member

Research Interests

  • Environmental epidemiology & exposure assessment
  • Environmental health surveillance
  • Non-communicable disease clusters
  • Knowledge translation & science communication

EDUCATION & TRAINING
– Post-Doc (2012), Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, University of British Columbia & Institute of Epidemiology, German Research Center for Environmental Health
– PhD (2010), Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, University of British Columbia
– BSc (2002), Microbiology & Immunology, Dalhousie University

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY
Epidemiologist Specialist, Environmental and Occupational Health, Public Health Ontario

PRIMARY TEACHING RESPONSIBILITIES
Occupational and Environmental Health (OEH) Seminar Series

REPRESENTATIVE PUBLICATIONS
Gref A, Kebede Merid S, Gruzieva O, et al. Genome-wide Interaction Analysis of Air   Pollution Exposure and Childhood Asthma with Functional Follow-up. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2017 May;195(10):1373-1383.
Fuertes E, MacIntyre E, Agius R, et al. Associations between particulate matter elements and early-life pneumonia in seven birth cohorts: results from the ESCAPE and TRANSPHORM projects. Int J Hyg Environ Health. 2014 Nov;217(8):819-29.
MacIntyre EA, Brauer M, Melén E, et al. GSTP1 and TNF Gene variants and associations between air pollution and incident childhood asthma: the traffic, asthma and genetics (TAG) study. Environ Health Perspect. 2014 Apr;122(4):418-24.
MacIntyre EA, Gehring U, Mölter A, et al. Air pollution and respiratory infections during early childhood: an analysis of 10 European birth cohorts within the ESCAPE Project. Environ Health Perspect. 2014 Jan;122(1):107-13.
Fuertes E, Brauer M, MacIntyre E, et al. Childhood allergic rhinitis, traffic-related air pollution, and variability in the GSTP1, TNF, TLR2, and TLR4 genes: results from the TAG Study. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2013 Aug;132(2):342-52.
MacIntyre EA, Carlsten C, MacNutt M, et al. Traffic, asthma and genetics: combining international birth cohort data to examine genetics as a mediator of traffic-related air pollution’s impact on childhood asthma. Eur J Epidemiol. 2013 Jul;28(7):597-606.
MacIntyre EA, Heinrich J. Otitis media in infancy and the development of asthma and atopic disease [invited review]. Curr Allergy Asthma Rep. 2012 Dec;12(6):547-50.
MacIntyre EA, Karr CJ, Koehoorn M, et al. Residential air pollution and otitis media during the first two years of life. Epidemiology. 2011 Jan;22(1):81-9.
MacIntyre EA, Chen CM, Herbarth O, et al. Early-life otitis media and incident atopic disease at school age in a birth cohort. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2010 Dec;29(12):e96-9.
Macintyre EA, Karr CJ, Koehoorn M, et al. Otitis media incidence and risk factors in a population-based birth cohort. Paediatr Child Health. 2010 Sep;15(7):437-42.