Azar MehrabadiPhD

Division of Perinatal Epidemiology Research Unit, Assistant Professor


Phone: 902-470-3730
Mailing Address: 
IWK Health Centre
PO Box 9700
5850-5980 University Ave.
Halifax, NS B3K 6R8
Research Topics:
  • Perinatal epidemiology
  • Severe maternal morbidity
  • Medication use in pregnancy and postpartum


  • BSc, 2004, Cell Biology and Genetics (University of British Columbia)
  • MSc, 2008, Health Care and Epidemiology (University of British Columbia)
  • PhD, 2014, Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Maternal-Child Health (University of British Columbia)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2019, Epidemiology (McGill University)

Selected awards and honours

  • Fellowship Award, Canadian Institutes of Health Research, 2014.
  • Postdoctoral Award, Fonds de recherche en Santé du Québec, 2014.
  • Michael Smith Foundation for Health Services Research Senior Graduate Studentship Award, 2008.
  • Western Regional Training Centre for Health Services Research Award, 2008.