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Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
2075 Bayview Ave., Room HG 40
Administrative Assistant: Alisa Gayle
- BA, 1988, Yale University, U.S.
- MD, 1995, New York University, U.S.
- Fellowship, 1999, internal medicine, University of Toronto, Canada
- Fellowship, 2000, gastroenterology, U of T, Canada
- PhD, 2004, clinical epidemiology, U of T, Canada
Appointments and Affiliations:
- Scientist, Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Odette Cancer Research Program, Sunnybrook Research Institute
- Staff physician, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
- Adjunct scientist, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences
- Assistant professor, department of medicine, U of T
- Faculty member, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, U of T
- Lead scientist, ColonCancerCheck program, Cancer Care Ontario
- Health services
- Digestive diseases
- Colorectal cancer
- Anal cancer
- Screening for gastrointestinal cancers
Dr. Tinmouth's research focuses on screening for gastrointestinal cancers, including cancers of the colon and anus; on the gastrointestinal manifestations of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV); and on quality improvement and health service use of endoscopy in Ontario. She has received funding from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, the Canadian Cancer Society Research Institute, Canadian Association of Gastroenterology (CAG), the Canadian HIV Trials Network, the Ontario Institute of Cancer Research and the Ontario HIV Treatment Network.
Dr. Tinmouth is a member of national and international organizations, including the CAG, the American College of Gastroenterology, the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and the American Gastroenterological Association.
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