Dr. Rosane Nisenbaum is a Biostatistician at MAP Centre for Urban Health Solutions and Applied Health Research Centre with expertise in designing and analyzing intervention studies to improve health and housing outcomes for adults and youth experiencing homelessness, and population studies to identify individual and neighbourhood effects on health outcomes. She has special interest in the application of multilevel models, longitudinal and categorical data analysis, multiple imputation, and matching and weighting methods. She is also a co-investigator and collaborator in interdisciplinary projects initiated by other Unity Health Toronto scientists, residents, fellows and graduate students, and co-authored publications in the areas of Hematology, Infectious Disease, Cardiology, Neurology, Oncology, and Pediatrics. She is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Biostatistics at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, where she co-teaches the course ‘Laboratory in Statistical Design & Analysis’, serves as a practicum supervisor and thesis committee member.

Recent Publications

  1. Chambers, C, Deeks, SL, Sutradhar, R, Cox, J, de Pokomandy, A, Grennan, T et al.. Vaccine effectiveness against 12-month incident and persistent anal human papillomavirus infection among gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men. J Infect Dis. 2023; :. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiad005. PubMed PMID:36655513 .
  2. Woodhall-Melnik, J, Dunn, JR, Dweik, I, Monette, C, Nombro, E, Pappas, J et al.. NB housing study protocol: investigating the relationship between subsidized housing, mental health, physical health and healthcare use in New Brunswick, Canada. BMC Public Health. 2022;22 (1):2448. doi: 10.1186/s12889-022-14923-x. PubMed PMID:36577991 PubMed Central PMC9795752.
  3. Tse, B, Nisenbaum, R, Floros, G, Jiwajee, A, Teitel, J, Sholzberg, M et al.. Perioperative continuous infusions of factor VIII versus factor IX for patients with hemophilia A or B undergoing major surgery. J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2022; :. doi: 10.1007/s11239-022-02741-2. PubMed PMID:36547766 .
  4. Liu, M, Pridham, KF, Jenkinson, J, Nisenbaum, R, Richard, L, Pedersen, C et al.. Navigator programme for hospitalised adults experiencing homelessness: protocol for a pragmatic randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open. 2022;12 (12):e065688. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2022-065688. PubMed PMID:36517099 PubMed Central PMC9756200.
  5. Ahmad, S, House, R, Holness, DL, Nisenbaum, R, Thompson, AMS. Evaluation of neurological testing for hand-arm vibration syndrome. Occup Med (Lond). 2022; :. doi: 10.1093/occmed/kqac137. PubMed PMID:36516395 .
  6. Khadadah, F, Gabarin, N, Jiwajee, A, Nisenbaum, R, Hanif, H, James, P et al.. Reducing use of coagulation tests in a family medicine practice setting: An implementation study. Res Pract Thromb Haemost. 2022;6 (8):e12843. doi: 10.1002/rth2.12843. PubMed PMID:36514345 PubMed Central PMC9732811.
  7. Chan, AJ, Nisenbaum, R, Downing, M, Langford, BJ. Evaluating the impact of mandatory indications on antibiotic utilization in a community hospital. Antimicrob Steward Healthc Epidemiol. 2022;2 (1):e121. doi: 10.1017/ash.2022.260. PubMed PMID:36483345 PubMed Central PMC9726569.
  8. Mejia-Lancheros, C, Lachaud, J, Gogosis, E, Thulien, N, Stergiopoulos, V, Da Silva, G et al.. Providing Housing First services for an underserved population during the early wave of the COVID-19 pandemic: A qualitative study. PLoS One. 2022;17 (12):e0278459. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0278459. PubMed PMID:36454981 PubMed Central PMC9714853.
  9. Gicas, KM, Blumberg, MJ, Terao, CM, Mejia-Lancheros, C, Nisenbaum, R, Hwang, SW et al.. Examination of bidirectional associations between neurocognitive functioning and housing stability in homeless adults: A longitudinal subgroup analysis of the at Home/Chez Soi study. Neuropsychology. 2022; :. doi: 10.1037/neu0000885. PubMed PMID:36442002 .
  10. Thulien, NS, Amiri, A, Hwang, SW, Kozloff, N, Wang, A, Akdikmen, A et al.. Effect of Portable Rent Subsidies and Mentorship on Socioeconomic Inclusion for Young People Exiting Homelessness: A Community-Based Pilot Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Netw Open. 2022;5 (10):e2238670. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.38670. PubMed PMID:36301546 PubMed Central PMC9614573.
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Affiliations & Other Activities

  • Assistant Professor, Division of Biostatistics, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto