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588 – 1081 Burrard St.
CHEOS / Saint Paul’s Hospital
Vancouver, BC V6Z1Y6

Dr. Ehsan Karim is an Assistant Professor at the UBC School of Population and Public Health, a Scientist and a Biostatistician at the Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences (CHÉOS), and a ‘methods team’ member at the Canadian Network for Observational Drug Effect Studies (CNODES). He obtained his PhD in Statistics from the University of British Columbia. He completed his postgraduate training in the Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health at McGill University, and was also a trainee at the CNODES. Dr. Karim’s current research focuses on causal inference and real-world observational data analyses, in both cross-sectional and longitudinal settings; applications of machine learning approaches and Bayesian methodologies in epidemiologic studies.

Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences (CHÉOS), Providence Health Care Research Institute (PHCRI)

See my up-to-date publication list in my web-site. I am a big fan of scientific collaboration. Feel free to contact me in case you are interested to discuss potential projects or if you have any questions regarding my publications.

See my up-to-date teaching activity list in my web-site.

Research Interests: Causal inference, Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Statistical learning, Big-data analytics, Bayesian methodologies.

Keywords: Observational data analysis, Variable selection, Time-dependent confounding, High-dimensional propensity score, Marginal structural models, Survival analysis, Machine Learning, Longitudinal data analysis.