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Jeff Kwong

Senior Core Scientist
Program Lead

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES Central
  • Populations & Public Health Research Program

416-480-4055 Ext. 7665

Cecilia Barnes, Research Administrative Assistant, 416-480-4055 Ext. 6903


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  • FRCPC, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, University of Toronto
  • MSc, Epidemiology, University of Toronto
  • CCFP, University of Toronto
  • MD, University of Toronto
  • BSc, Microbiology and Immunology, McGill University

Research Focus

  • Immunization
  • Infectious diseases
  • Primary care/Clinical practice

Other Affiliations

  • Scientist, Public Health Ontario
  • Family Physician, Toronto Western Family Health Team
  • Associate Scientist, Sunnybrook Research Institute
  • Professor and Clinician Scientist, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto
  • Associate Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto

Recent ICES Grants

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • CIHR New Investigator Award

    2013 - 2018: Awarded to Dr. Jeff Kwong

  • CIHR New Investigator Prize of Excellence in Research on Aging

    2013 - 2014: Awarded to Dr. Jeff Kwong for "Epidemiologic Advances using Linked Data (IDEAL-Data)"

  • Award for Research Excellence, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto

    2011-2012: Awarded to Dr. Jeff Kwong.

Recent ICES Publications

The impact of repeated vaccination using 10-year vaccination history on protection against influenza in older adults: a test-negative design study across the 2010/11 to 2015/16 influenza seasons in Ontario, Canada

Kwong JC, Chung H, Jung JKH, Buchan SA, Campigotto A, Campitelli MA, Crowcroft NS, Gubbay JB, Karnauchow T, Katz K, McGeer AJ, McNally JD, Richardson DC, Richardson SE, Rosella LC, Schwartz KL, Simor A, Smieja M, Zahariadis G; Canadian Immunization Research Network (CIRN). Euro Surveill. 2020; Jan 9 [Epub ahead of print].

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