Current academic and hospital titles
Department of Family Medicine
St. Mary's Hospital Centre, Montreal
Family Medicine Centre,
St. Mary's Hospital Centre
Current research interests
Applied health sciences
Health services delivery
Current research grants and collaborations
Collaborator: "Daytime functioning and sleep disorders in older adults: predicting sleep apnea in a prospective primary care study".
Funded by: CIHR, 2010-2015
Co-Investigator: "Pilot study of 3 methods of screening for diabetic retinopathy".
Funded by: CARE, 2010 - 2011
Co-Investigator: "Intervention to Improve Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates".
Funded by: CIHR, 2008-2009
Representative recent publications
Sewitch MJ, Fournier C, Dawes M, Yaffe M, Snell L, Roper M, Zanelli P, Pavilanis A. Do Physician Recommendations for Colorectal Cancer Screening Differ by Patient Age? Can J Gastroenterol. 21(7):435-8, 2007.
Sewitch MJ, Burtin P, Dawes M, Yaffe MJ, Snell L, Roper M, Zanelli P, Pavilanis A. Colorectal Cancer Screening: Physicians’ Knowledge of Risk Assessment and Guidelines, Practice and Description of Barriers and Facilitators. Can. J. Gastroenterology. 20:713-718, 2006.