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Faculty Member

Sonia M. Grandi PhD, MSc

Email Address(es)
Office Phone
514-813-7654 x303619
Epidemiology Division
Assistant Professor
SGS Status
Associate Member
Appointment Status
Status Only
Currently Accepting Doctoral Students?

Research Interests

  • Perinatal and pediatric epidemiology
  • Maternal and child health
  • Pharmacoepidemiology
  • Methods in perinatal epidemiology
  • Prediction modeling
  • Machine learning

Education and Training

  • PhD, Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University
  • MSc, Nutrition, School of Human Nutrition, McGill University
  • BSc, Biology, University of Toronto


  • Scientist, Hospital for Sick Children, Child Health Evaluative Sciences

Teaching Responsibilities

  •  CHL 5408 – Research Methods II. 

Representative Publications

  • Grandi SM, Filion KB, Hutcheon JA, Rosella LA, Platt RW. Accounting for Repeat Pregnancies in Prediction Models. Epidemiology. 2021; 32:560-569. doi:10.1097/EDE.
  • Grandi SM. Cardiovascular Risk Screening in Women with Pregnancy Complications: The Need for Integrative Strategies. Invited Editorial. Journal of Womens Health (Larchmt). 2020; 30:285-286. doi: 10.1089/jwh.2020.8716.
  • Grandi SM, Filion KB, Yoon S, Ayele HT, Doyle CM, Hutcheon JA, Gore GC, Smith GN, Ray J, Nerenberg K, Platt RW. Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular-Related Morbidity and Mortality in Women with a History of Pregnancy Complications: A Systematic Review. Circulation. 2019; 139:1069-1079.
  • Grandi SM, Smith GN, Platt RW. The relative contribution of pregnancy complications to cardiovascular risk prediction: Are we getting it wrong? Circulation. 2019; 140:1965-1967.
  • Grandi SM, Vallée-Pouliot K, Eberg M, Platt RW, Ariel R, Basso O, Filion KB. Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy and the Risk of Incident Cardiovascular Disease. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2017; 31:412-421.
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