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Publications from our Experts2022-01-11T15:39:59-05:00

Experts identify social determinants relevant to COVID-19

In a study published in CMAJ, CITF experts Drs. David Buckeridge and Mathieu Maheu-Giroux from McGill University and Sharmistha Mishra from the University of Toronto used COVID-19 surveillance data from Jan 23, 2020, to Feb 28, 2021 to identify relevant social determinants of health – those factors influencing health outcomes that go beyond the strictly medical in metropolitan centres in Canada.

March 31, 2022|Publications from our experts|

Not all in the same boat: A disproportionate amount of COVID-19 cases and deaths among essential workers in Toronto, Canada

Dr. Jeffrey Kwong from the University of Toronto contributed to a recent publication in the Annals of Epidemiology that illustrates the disproportionate toll COVID-19 has taken among individuals who self-identify as visible minorities and who live in the lowest income areas of Toronto.

December 1, 2021|Publications from our experts|

Protecting Canadian children in the fourth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic

A commentary in the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ) from CITF Leadership Group member Dr. Jim Kellner, a pediatrician from the University of Calgary and Chair of the CITF’s Pediatric Network, and CITF-funded researcher Dr. Stephen B. Freedman, also pediatrician at the University of Calgary, highlight the importance of protecting children from the consequences of the fourth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in Canada.

October 12, 2021|Publications from our experts|
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