Andrea Cortinois

Prof Andrea A. Cortinois

Assistant Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health
Institution: University of Toronto
Current Insitution Location: Canada

Phone Number: 416-978-6051
Website: Go to website

155 College Street, Suite 520, Toronto ON M5T 3M7, Canada

Research Focus/Expertise on Relevant Migrant Categories:
Internal Migration
Internally displaced persons (Adults)
Left-behind migrant families (Children, Adolescents)
Migrant Workers (Adults)

International/Cross-Border Migration
Asylum seekers (Adults)
International migrant workers (Adults)
Refugees (Adults)
Seasonal farm workers (Adults)

General Research Focus/Expertise: 
Climate change
Global health diplomacy
Health promotion/ Health education
Labour migration and health
Maternal and child health
Mental health
Primary health care
Public Health

Relevant Projects

Title Year Published Region/Country Role in the Project Main Outcome Link to Study Reports and publications
Fractured Families, Fractured Communities: Comparing the Lived Experiences of Temporary Foreign Workers and Indigenous People Relocating from Rural to Urban Areas, in Canada 2018 Asia and the PacificPhilippines
Central and North America and the CaribbeanCanada
Principal Investigator
The Effects of the Seasonal Agricultural Workers Program on Families: A Multi-Country Study of Temporary Farm Workers in Canada and Their Families in Mexico 2017 Central and North America and the CaribbeanCanada
Central and North America and the CaribbeanMexico
Faculty Adviser
Glocal Spa: Trans Latinas Overcoming Radical Socio-economic Exclusion 2017 Central and North America and the CaribbeanCanada Co-Investigator
Food Systems and Health Equity in an Era of Globalization: Think, Eat and Grow Green Globally (TEG3) 2011 Central and North America and the CaribbeanCanada
South AmericaEcuador
Youth4Health 2010 Central and North America and the CaribbeanCanada Co-Investigator
Improving Access to Clinical and Community Resources for Multicultural Mental Health Care 2008 Central and North America and the CaribbeanCanada Co-Investigator

Relevant Publications

Title Author Year Published Link to Publication
Fractured families and communities as an effect of migration and structural violence Gastaldo, D., Cortinois, A.A. 2017
Toronto’s 2-1-1 healthcare services for immigrant populations Cortinois, A.A., Glazier, R.H., Caidi, N., Andrews, G., Herbert-Copley, M., Jadad, A.R. 2012
Neighbourhood Recent Immigration and Hospitalization in Toronto, Canada Glazier, R.H., Creatore, M.I., Cortinois, A.A., Agha, M.M., Moineddin, R. 2004
Leveling the Playing Field: The Personal Coach Program as an innovative approach to assess and address the supportive care needs of underserved cancer patients Hohenadel, J., Kaegi, E., Laidlaw, J., Kovacik, G., Cortinois, A.A., Kang, R., Jadad, A.R. 2007