Swarna WeerasinghePhD

Associate Professor

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Email: swarna.weerasinghe@dal.ca
Phone: 902-494-1753
Mailing Address: 
Centre for Clinical Research, Room 417, 5790 University Ave, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 1V7
 

Education

  • PhD (Dalhousie University)
  • MSc (University of Colombo)
  • BSc (University of Colombo)

 

Selected publications

  • Weerasinghe S, (2010) A missing values imputation method for time series data: an efficient method to investigate the health effects of sulphur dioxide levels, Environmetrics 21 (2), 162-172.
  • Weerasinghe S, Numer M. (2011), A life-course exploration of the social, emotional and physical health behaviours of widowed South Asian immigrant women in Canada: Implications for health and social programme planning, International Journal of Migration, Health and Social Care 6 (4), 42-56.
  • Weerasinghe S, (2010) A missing values imputation method for time series data: an efficient method to investigate the health effects of sulphur dioxide levels, Environmetrics 21 (2), 162-172.
  • Weerasinghe S, Mitchell T, (2007). Connection between the meaning of health and interaction with health professionals: caring for immigrant women, Health Care for Women International 28 (4), 309-328.
  • Webster D, Weerasinghe S, Stevens P, 2004, Morbidity and mortality rates in a Nova Scotia First Nations community, 1996-1999. Canadian Journal of Public Health/Revue Canadienne de Sante'e Publique, 369-374
  • Weerasinghe S, 2008. Social Networks of Health and Well-being, diverse, 84-86.
  • Naragdao MN, Weerasinghe S, Guernsey JR (2002). Time-related associations between local meteorological factors and Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever hospital admission in Iloilo province, Philippines, EPIDEMIOLOGY 13 (4), S199-S200.