Dr. Gerald Lebovic is a biostatistician at the HUB Health Research Solutions at St Michael’s Hospital. Dr. Lebovic received a Master’s degree in Statistics and a PhD in Biostatistics from the University of Toronto. He is an Assistant Professor at the Institute for Health Policy Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto . He provides methodological and statistical support to investigators, clinician scientists and students. He has over 15 years of experience working with observational data. His area of research interests include health services research, using open data sources do explore interesting and timely topics, as well as almost anything related to Covid-19.

Recent Publications

  1. Shin, D, Lebovic, G, Lin, RJ. In-hospital mortality for aspiration pneumonia in a tertiary teaching hospital: A retrospective cohort review from 2008 to 2018. J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2023;52 (1):23. doi: 10.1186/s40463-022-00617-2. PubMed PMID:36879258 PubMed Central PMC9990357.
  2. Stein, R, Ong Tone, S, Lebovic, G, Singal, N, Hatch, W. Subjective and objective evaluation of corneal haze after accelerated corneal crosslinking for corneal ectasias. Acta Ophthalmol. 2023; :. doi: 10.1111/aos.15639. PubMed PMID:36707973 .
  3. Park, T, Issa, M, Mikhail, M, Duong, S, Bedi, H, Jiang, S et al.. Ophthalmic findings in marginally housed women in a Canadian city. Can J Ophthalmol. 2022; :. doi: 10.1016/j.jcjo.2022.11.005. PubMed PMID:36442515 .
  4. South, CA, Keown-Stoneman, CDG, Birken, CS, Malik, VS, Zlotkin, SH, Maguire, JL et al.. Underweight in the First 2 Years of Life and Growth in Later Childhood. JAMA Netw Open. 2022;5 (7):e2224417. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.24417. PubMed PMID:35904782 PubMed Central PMC9338407.
  5. Puchalski Ritchie, LM, Beza, L, Debebe, F, Wubetie, A, Gamble, K, Lebovic, G et al.. Effect of a tailored sepsis treatment protocol on patient outcomes in the Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital, Ethiopia: results of an interrupted time series analysis. Implement Sci. 2022;17 (1):45. doi: 10.1186/s13012-022-01221-8. PubMed PMID:35854310 PubMed Central PMC9295292.
  6. Omand, JA, Li, X, Keown-Stoneman, CDG, Borkhoff, CM, Duku, E, Lebovic, G et al.. Body Weight at Age Four Years and Readiness to Start School: A Prospective Cohort Study. Child Obes. 2022; :. doi: 10.1089/chi.2022.0018. PubMed PMID:35834646 .
  7. Hatch, WV, Leung, V, Ahmed, I, Schlenker, M, Babaei Omali, N, Pope, K et al.. Ontario Cataract Quality Outcome Initiative: appropriateness and prioritization of cataract surgery. Can J Ophthalmol. 2022; :. doi: 10.1016/j.jcjo.2022.05.010. PubMed PMID:35792177 .
  8. Wijeysundera, DN, Alibhai, SMH, Ladha, KS, Puts, MTE, Chesney, TR, Daza, JF et al.. Functional Improvement Trajectories After Surgery (FIT After Surgery) study: protocol for a multicentre prospective cohort study to evaluate significant new disability after major surgery in older adults. BMJ Open. 2022;12 (6):e062524. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2022-062524. PubMed PMID:35732384 PubMed Central PMC9226941.
  9. Baletic, N, Riggs, J, Lebovic, G, Petrosoniak, A, Dumas, RP, Nolan, B et al.. Introducing the Safety Threats and Adverse events in Trauma (STAT) taxonomy: standardized classification system for evaluating safety during trauma resuscitation. Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg. 2022;48 (6):4775-4781. doi: 10.1007/s00068-022-02007-9. PubMed PMID:35670817 .
  10. Soussi, S, Sharma, D, Jüni, P, Lebovic, G, Brochard, L, Marshall, JC et al.. Identifying clinical subtypes in sepsis-survivors with different one-year outcomes: a secondary latent class analysis of the FROG-ICU cohort. Crit Care. 2022;26 (1):114. doi: 10.1186/s13054-022-03972-8. PubMed PMID:35449071 PubMed Central PMC9022336.
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Affiliations & Other Activities

  • Assistant Professor, Institute of Health Policy Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto