Recently Published Graduate Student Theses

2017

Karla Solo, "Antithrombotic Therapy in Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting: A Systematic Review and Network Meta-Analysis"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisors: Bagur, Rodrigo and Martin, Janet


Rebecca Rodrigues, "Factors Associated with Involuntary Hospitalization among Young People with Early Psychosis"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisors: Anderson, Kelly


 Sz-Wing Melody Lam, "Housing and Social Support Among Individuals with Mental Illness"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisors: Speechley, Mark and Forchuk, Cheryl


Efstathia Kiatos, "A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Intravenous Sedation in Modern Cataract Surgery"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisors: Malvankar, Monali and Hodge, William


Samanpreet Brar, "Exploring the Relationship Between Early Severity of Epilepsy and Depressive Symptoms in Youth Ten Years after Diagnosis"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisors: Speechley, Kathy


Catherine Meh, "Determinants of Maternal Mortality: A Comparison of Geographic Differences in the Northern and Southern Regions of Cameroon"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisors: Terry, Amanda and Thind, Amardeep


Lavanya Uruthiramoorthy, "Predicting Important Patient-Reported Outcomes for Glaucoma Management: Cross-Sectional Study"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisors: Malvankar, Monali and Lizotte, Daniel


Seyed M Hosseini-Moghaddam, "Risk Factors for BK Virus Infection after Kidney Transplantation"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisor: Speechely, Mark


Ranke Liu,"A matched case-control study to assess the association between non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug use and thrombotic microangiopathy"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisor: Garg, Amit


Ayden I. Scheim," Discrimination and Health: Measurement and Impacts on Ontario’s Transgender Communities"

Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisor: Bauer, Greta


Jeffrey T.Y. Chow,"Reducing Distortion – Identifying Areas to Improve the Quality of Randomized Clinical Trials Published in Anesthesiology Journals"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisor: Jones, Philip


Riaz G. Qureshi, "Evidence Reversal: An exploratory analysis of randomized controlled trials from the New England Journal of Medicine"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisor: Martin, Janet


Basmah El-Aloul,"Fatigue in Children and Adolescents with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisor: Campbell, Craig


Rohin J. Krishnan,"Maternal Healthcare Utilization Among Muslim Mothers From India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh: Is There Equity?"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisor: Ryan, Bridget


Leonard M. Guizzetti," Development of Clinical Prediction Models for Surgery and Complications in Crohn’s Disease"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisors: Zou, Guangyong and Feagan, Brian


Muna Hassan,"Efficacy of Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty in Patients with Open-angle Glaucoma or Ocular Hypertension: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisors: Malvankar, Monali and  Thind, Amardeep


Kathryn Nicholson,"Multimorbidity Among Adult Primary Health Care Patients In Canada: Examining Multiple Chronic Diseases Using An Electronic Medical Record Database"

Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisors: Thind, Amardeep and Terry, Amanda


Melissa Subnath," Indigenous Food Insecurity in Canada: An Analysis Using the 2012 Aboriginal Peoples Survey"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisor: Wilk, Piotr


Ainslie M. Hildebrand,"Incidence, Characteristics, and Outcomes of Acute Kidney Injury Treated with Dialysis during Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisor: Garg, Amit


Alison S.B. Dasiewicz,"Transition from Paediatric to Adult Healthcare: Readiness and Experiences of Canadian Adolescents and Young Adults Diagnosed with Epilepsy in Childhood"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisor: Speechley, Kathy


Atul Sivaswamy, "Confidence Interval Estimation of Cumulative Incidence for Clustered Competing Risks"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisor:  Klar, Neil and Zwarenstien, Merrick


Noura Hamade,"Improving the Use of Electronic Medical Records in Primary Health Care: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis"

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisor: Thind, Amardeep and Terry, Amanda


Jasmine Tung,"Communicating Through a Brain-Computer Interface: Towards the Assessment of Quality of Life in Minimally Conscious and Covertly Aware Vegetative State Patients "

Degree: Master of Science
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisors: Speechley, Kathy and Weijer, Charles


Hailey S. Saunders,"Predictors of Engagement in Community-Based Therapy for Youths with Mood and Anxiety Disorders"

Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Program: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Supervisor: John-Baptiste, Ava