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Deshayne Fell

Adjunct Scientist (Full Status)

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES uOttawa
  • Life Stage Research Program

613-737-7600 Ext. 6033


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  • PhD, Epidemiology, McGill University
  • MSc, Epidemiology, Dalhousie University
  • BSc, Physical Therapy, University of Toronto

Research Focus

  • Immunization
  • Obstetrics and gynecology
  • Pediatric health

Other Affiliations

  • Assistant Professor, School of Epidemiology, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa
  • Scientist, Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute

Recent ICES Grants

Recent ICES Publications

Effectiveness of BNT162b2 and mRNA-1273 covid-19 vaccines against symptomatic SARS-CoV-2 infection and severe covid-19 outcomes in Ontario, Canada: test negative design study

Chung H, He S, Nasreen S, Sundaram ME, Buchan SA, Wilson SE, Chen B, Calzavara A, Fell DB, Austin PC, Wilson K, Schwartz KL, Brown KA, Gubbay JB, Basta NE, Mahmud SM, Righolt CH, Svenson LW, MacDonald SE, Janjua NZ, Tadrous M, Kwong JC; on behalf of the Canadian Immunization Research Network (CIRN) Provincial Collaborative Network (PCN) Investigators. BMJ. 2021; 374:n1943. Epub 2021 Aug 20. DOI: doi: