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Abdool Yasseen

  • MSc GDip PhD(candidate)
  • Clinical Investigator
  • Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute
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Research interests

and Obstetrical Epidemiology. Clinical and Environmental population health.NeonatalPediatric


I am an investigator at the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, working in the field of perinatal epidemiology with large databases. I am currently pursuing my Doctorate at the University of Toronto, looking at pediatric infectious disease surveillance and screening practices.

Co-authors (108)

  • Marc-Andre Belair
  • Markian Pahuta

Publications (5)

  • Effect modification of perinatal exposure to air pollution and childhood asthma incidence

    • Lavigne É
    • Bélair M
    • Duque D
    • et al.
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  • Late preterm birth and previous cesarean section: a population-based cohort study

    • Yasseen III A
    • Bassil K
    • Sprague A
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  • Maternal exposure to ambient air pollution and risk of early childhood cancers: A population-based study in Ontario, Canada

    • Lavigne É
    • Bélair M
    • Do M
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  • Ambient air pollution and adverse birth outcomes: Differences by maternal comorbidities

    • Lavigne E
    • Yasseen A
    • Stieb D
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  • Incidence of hospitalization for respiratory syncytial virus infection amongst children in Ontario, Canada: A population-based study using validated health administrative data

    • Pisesky A
    • Benchimol E
    • Wong C
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Clinical Investigator

Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute

October 2012 - Present


PhD Epidemiology and Public Health

University of Toronto

September 2014 - Present

GDip Population Health Risk Assessment and Management

University of Ottawa

September 2010 - September 2012(2 years)

MSc Theoretical and Evolutionary Ecology

Carleton University

September 2007 - September 2009(2 years)

BSc Biochemistry and Statistics

Carleton University

January 2003 - September 2007(5 years)