Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact


Godefroy Emmanuel Guindon

BA (McGill), MA (Victoria), PhD (McMaster)

Assistant Professor, Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact

Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis/Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care Chair in Health Equity

Member, Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis

905.525.9140 x22122
emmanuel.guindon@mcmaster.ca

Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis
McMaster University
1280 Main St. West
Hamilton, ON L8S 4K1

Office location: CRL-229

Academic Interests

Emmanuel's research interests include the economics of health behaviours, equity in health and health care, health services research and empirical health economics and policy. Through his research, education and service activities, Emmanuel works closely with decision makers in provincial governments as well as in national and international non-governmental organizations.

Selected Publications

  1. Guindon GE. The impact of health insurance on health services utilization and health outcomes in Vietnam. Health Economics, Policy and Law. Mar 25:1-24. doi:10.1017/S174413311400005X
  2. Guindon GE, Driezen P, Chaloupka FJ, Fong GT. Cigarette tax avoidance and evasion: findings from the International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project. Tobacco Control. 2014;23:i13–i22. doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2013-051074
  3. Guindon GE. The impact of tobacco prices on smoking onset: a methodological review of the literature. Tobacco Control 2014;23:e5 doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2012-050496
  4. Guindon GE. The impact of tobacco prices on smoking onset in Vietnam: duration analyses of retrospective data. European Journal of Health Economics. 2014 Jan;15(1):19-39. doi:10.1007/s10198-012-0444-1
  5. Li DX, Guindon GE. Income, income inequality and youth smoking in low- and middle-Income countries. Addiction. 2013 Apr;108(4):799-808.
  6. Guindon GE, Contoyannis P. A second look at pharmaceutical spending as determinants of health outcomes in Canada. Health Economics. 2012 Dec;21(12):1477-95.
  7. Guindon GE, Boyle MH. Using anchoring vignettes to assess the comparability of self-rated feelings of sadness, lowness or depression in France and Vietnam. International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research. 2012 March;21(1):29-40.
  8. Hoffman SJ, Guindon GE, Lavis JN, Ndossi GD, Osei EJA, Sidibe M, Boupha B. Assessing healthcare providers’ knowledge and practices relating to insecticide-treated nets and the prevention of malaria in Ghana, Laos, Senegal and Tanzania. Malaria Journal. 2011 Dec 13; 10(1):363.
  9. Guindon GE, Lavis JN, Becerra-Posada F, Malek-Afzali H, Shi G, Yesudian AK, Hoffman SJ. Bridging the gaps between research, policy and practice in low- and middle-income countries: a survey of health care providers. CMAJ. 2010 June; 182: E362-372.
  10. Lavis JN, Guindon GE, Cameron D, Boupha B, Dejman M, Osei EJA, Sadana R. Bridging the gaps between research, policy and practice in low- and middle-income countries: a survey of researchers. CMAJ. 2010 June; 182: E350-361.

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