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Dr. John Moraros Associate Professor

Research areas

  • Cancer epidemiology in minority populations
  • Cancer prevention through lifestyle change, such as dietary practices and smoking behavior
  • Cancer screening practices
  • Health disparities
  • Aboriginal health
  • Immigrant and refugee health
  • Intimate partner violence
  • STI and HIV/AIDS
  • Alcohol and drug abuse

Current courses

  • PUBH 800 - Epidemiology for Public Health
  • PUBH 832 - Infectious Disease Epidemiology
  • PUBH 845 - Clinical Epidemiology

Recent publications

Lean interventions in healthcare-do they actually work? A systematic literature review.
Moraros J, Lemstra M, Nwankwo C.
Int J Qual Health Care. 2016 Jan 24. pii: mzv123. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

Community-based clinic volunteering: an evaluation of the direct and indirect effects on the experience of health science college students.
Bird Y, Islam A, Moraros J.
BMC Med Educ. 2016 Jan 18;16(1):21. doi: 10.1186/s12909-016-0547-y.

Risk Indicators of Depressed Mood Among Sex-Trade Workers and Implications for HIV Risk Behaviour.
Rogers MR, Lemstra ME, Moraros JS.
Can J Psychiatry. 2015 Dec 1;60(12):548-55.

The relationship between socioeconomic status/income and prevalence of diabetes and associated conditions: A cross-sectional population-based study in Saskatchewan, Canada.
Bird Y, Lemstra M, Rogers M, Moraros J.
Int J Equity Health. 2015 Oct 12;14:93. doi: 10.1186/s12939-015-0237-0.

Flipping for success: evaluating the effectiveness of a novel teaching approach in a graduate level setting.
Moraros J, Islam A, Yu S, Banow R, Schindelka B.
BMC Med Educ. 2015 Feb 28;15:27. doi: 10.1186/s12909-015-0317-2.

Recent grants and awards

Dream Catcher Red Ribbon Project, Saskatoon Health Region, 2015-2016

Use of Flavoured Tobacco by Youth, LAS, 2014-2015

Effects of the Cultural Interpretation of Homelessness on Research and Provision of Services Related to Housing, Urban Aboriginal Knowledge Network, 2016-17