Principal Investigator:Case, Cheryl A Licenced Year(s):
The questions posed are:
1. Did genotyping identify unknown TB contacts or transmissions among cases studied? Examination of the genotype of each isolate of M. tuberculosis from reported cases in the NWT may identify epidemiological links among the studied cases not previously identified through conventional contact tracing. The study will quantitatively review epidemiological links established ...
Principal Investigator:Senthilselvan, Ambikaipakan Licenced Year(s):
The purpose of this population health study is to determine the prevalence and incidence of asthma and wheezing, and to identify factors associated with these conditions in aboriginal and non-aboriginal children living in the Northwest Territories and Yu...
Principal Investigator:Freitag, Sharon Licenced Year(s):
Ms. Freitag is completing a study begun in 1987 to see how and why the types of cancer that Inuit develop have changed since 1950....
Principal Investigator:Hornby, A.P. Licenced Year(s):
To identify environmental factors involved in nasopharyngeal and esophageal cancers among the Canadian Inuit. This licence is conditional on all substances and drugs used being prescribed by the local physician....
Principal Investigator:Moroz, Paul J. Licenced Year(s):
To conduct an epidemiological survey of the respiratory health status of a statistically significant population of northern native children and then to relate this data to the environmental factors relevant to the respiratory health of these children....
Principal Investigator:Postl, Brian Licenced Year(s):
To study epidemiology and therapy of Group A Streptococcal disease in northern native communities, St. Therese Point, Manitoba and Rankin Inlet, N.W.T....