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Full professor Department of social and preventive medicine, École de santé publique, Université de Montréal

Chair holder Canada Research Chair, Early Determinants of Adult Chronic Disease

Research Interests

Longitudinal studies on the acquisition of cigarette smoking and nicotine dependence among children and adolescents; studies in schools; analysis of longitudinal data; validation of methods for measuring smoking, diet, obesity and physical activity in youth; evaluation of public health interventions and policies; studies on Canada's public health infrastructure.

Health innovation and evaluation hub

This research theme was born out of the desire to make the CHUM a learning, teaching and communicating hospital and to help achieve sustainable development goals related to individual and population health issues. Research at the HUB is therefore multidisciplinary and cross-cutting. Teams con…

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