Associate Professor
MD, MHSc (Community Health and Epidemiology), FRCPC (Community Medicine), Fellow of the American College of Preventive Medicine
 
2nd Floor, 655 West 12th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5Z 4R4
phone: 6047072540
fax: 6046600197

AREAS OF INTEREST

Communicable disease epidemiology and control, with an emphasis on:

Outbreak investigation; field investigation of health problems

Vaccine preventable diseases

Immunization coverage assessment

Factors associated with uptake and non-acceptance of vaccination

Vaccine safety

Tuberculosis

Surveillance information systems

Program evaluation

CURRENT RESEARCH PROJECTS

Evaluation of the HPV program in BC

Using administrative databases to monitor vaccine safety

Assessment of factors associated with immunization rates using census and GIS data

Using statistics and information systems to improve outbreak detection