Dr. Murray Krahn, MD, MSc, FRCPC is the 2019 recipient of the Society for Medical Decision Making Career Achievement Award. The award recognizes distinguished senior investigators who've made significant contributions to the field and acknowledges seminal work in medical decision making. Dr. Krahn was also a recipient of the SMDM Award for Distinguished Service in 2018. The SMDM Award for Distinguished Service recognizes exceptional efforts in support of the Society.
Posted on Oct 16, 2019
Lapointe-Shaw L, Austin PC, Chung H, Sander B, Kwong JC, Feld JJ. Pitfalls in measuring temporal trends for late diagnosis of viral hepatitis. J Hepatol. 2019 Oct. doi:10.1016/j.jhep.2019.06.015 [In Press]
Posted on Oct 10, 2019
Aysegul Erman, a PhD candidate at the Faculty of Pharmacy supervised by Dr. Murray Krahn defended her thesis on September 2019. For her post-doctoral project, she will be working with Dr. Beate Sander, the Director of Health Modeling & Health Economics and Population Health Research at THETA to determine areas of investment where policymakers should focus efforts to eliminate HCV among immigrants in Canada using population-level administrative healthcare data.
Posted on Sep 24, 2019
Dr. Karen Chung and Stephen Mac received a CIHR Graduate Scholarship Supplement award. Congratulations!
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) offered Karen Chung, BHSc (Hon), MD, MSc (student) and Stephen Mac, BSc, MBiotech, PhD (Candidate) a Canada Graduate Scholarships - Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements (CGS-MSFSS) award to continue their research in conjunction with international partners.
Posted on Aug 20, 2019
CIHR grant awarded to THETA's project on the burden of Hep C among First Nations in Ontario. Congratulations!!!
THETA team and the collaborating partners from ICES, Ontario First Nations HIV Aids Education Circle (OFNHAEC), Public Health Ontario, University Health Network, University of Toronto, University of Waterloo, St. Michaels Hospital and the Department of Indigenous Services Canada, have been awarded a three year project grant from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). The core idea for this project and the collaborative relationship with the OFNHAEC has been formulated in part as a result of the work and research interests of Andrew Mendlowitz, PhD(c)
Posted on Jul 19, 2019
Anna Cooper Reed is an MSc/PhD student at the Institute for Health Policy, Management and Evaluation and she is supervised by Dr. Val Rac. Anna was awarded 2019 Helene and George Coward Award for her ongoing project on "Chronic Illness and Aging-in-Place.
Posted on Jul 17, 2019