Community Health and Epidemiology Faculty

Dr. Sylvia Abonyi Faculty, Community Health and Epidemiology

Research Area(s): Medical / health Anthropology , Qualitative Research Methods , Aboriginal Health , Global Policies and Local Health , Population Health , Participatory Action Research , Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus


Dr. Marcel D'Eon Faculty, Community Health and Epidemiology

Research Area(s): Measures of student workload and curricular footprint of courses , Program evaluation: the use of grouped self-assessments for measuring the outcomes of interventions , Effective teaching methods especially cooperative learning, experiential learning , Integration of basic medical sciences into the medical school curriculum, especially the determination of relevant content


Dr. Rachel Engler-Stringer Faculty, Community Health and Epidemiology

Research Area(s): Food systems and food security , Nutritional health inequities , Community-based and participatory research , Health promotion


Dr. Gary Groot PhD, MD, FRCS(C), FACS Faculty, Community Health and Epidemiology

Research Area(s): Clinical Quality Improvement , Health Services Research , Implementation Science


Dr. Lori Hanson Faculty, Community Health and Epidemiology

Research Area(s): Global Health and Development (Community-based approaches) , Transformative pedagogies , Activism and social movements , Sexual and reproductive health (including midwifery, gender-based violence) , Fair trade, gender and health , Alternatives: Community-based, participatory, and arts-informed research


Dr. Bonnie Janzen Faculty, Community Health and Epidemiology

Research Area(s): Social epidemiology , Gender and health , Work (paid and unpaid) and health , Socioeconomic circumstances and health , Rural population health


Dr. Anne Leis Department Head, Community Health and Epidemiology

Research Area(s): Population Health , Language, Culture and Health , Integrative oncology , Cancer patients and their families’ quality of life , Health services utilization and self-care , Health of francophones living in minority situation , Cancer survivorship and chronic disease management , Community engagement


Dr. Hyun J. “June” Lim Faculty, Community Health and Epidemiology

Research Area(s): Survival Analysis , Design and Analysis of Clinical Trials , Statistical Methods for Longitudinal Data , HIV/AIDS and TB Studies , Injury Studies , Epidemiologic Studies


Dr. Ryan Meili Faculty, Community Health and Epidemiology

Research Area(s): Social accountability , Social determinants of health , Health policy , HIV/AIDS


Dr. Nazeem Muhajarine Faculty, Community Health and Epidemiology

Research Area(s): Social epidemiology , Population health intervention , Maternal and child health , Health and place , Community-university research collaborations


Dr. Cordell Neudorf Faculty, Community Health and Epidemiology

Research Area(s): Baseline measurements and trends over time of health inequities in Saskatchewan with comparative data from other parts of Canada and internationally. , Health equity audits and quality improvement interventions to improve equity in various parts of the health system such as immunization coverage, chronic disease management and prevention, and primary data collection on the social determinants of health in all parts of the health system to monitor inequities, set health service delivery improvement targets and improve the determinants of health themselves. , "Connecting to care” projects to bring the right mix of intersectoral services to people who are frequent users of support services to improve their determinants of health and appropriateness of care.


Dr. Punam Pahwa Faculty, Community Health and Epidemiology

Research Area(s): Statistical Modeling of Longitudinal Data and Correlated Survival Data. , Modeling of Missing Observations in Longitudinal Studies. , Direct and Indirect Costs of Farm Injuries , Exposures of Interest: Grain Dust, Pesticide , Diseases of Interest: Cancer, Respiratory Disease, Farm Injuries


Dr. Kalyani Premkumar Faculty, Community Health and Epidemiology

Research Area(s): Evaluation of multimedia resources for health professionals , Use of technology in medical teaching/learning , Educational games , Curriculum design , Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) , Self-directed learning , Educational Technology


Dr. Bruce Reeder Professor Emeritus, Community Health and Epidemiology

Research Area(s): Global health and the One Health approach , Epidemiology and control of infectious diseases: Ebola Virus Disease, vaccine-preventable diseases, tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS,. , Prevention of obesity, cardiovascular disease, and the promotion of physical activity , Complex adaptive systems and systems thinking


Dr. Michael Schwandt Faculty, Community Health and Epidemiology

Research Area(s): Population health , Social determinants of health , Public health practice , Healthy environments, cities and urban design , Healthy public policy , Global health


Dr. Lilian Thorpe Faculty, Community Health and Epidemiology

Research Area(s): Epidemiology , Aging and developmental disabilities , Dementia and psychotic disorders in the elderly , Medical ethics