Allied Health Sciences

Co-Program Director of Public Health
Associate Professor
Focus: Epidemiology

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Margaret Doll, PhD, MPH


  • PhD, Epidemiology, McGill University
  • MPH, Johns Hopkins University
  • BSc, Biology, Dickinson College

Courses Taught at ACPHS

  • Introduction to Public Health
  • Community Health Practice

Academic/Research Interests

  • Epidemiological methods
  • Vaccine-preventable diseases
  • Infectious diseases
  • Disease surveillance
  • mHealth technology to improve health outcomes

Selected Publications


  • Doll, M.K., C. Quach, D.L. Buckeridge. Evaluation of the impact of a rotavirus vaccine program on pediatric acute gastroenteritis hospitalizations: estimating the overall effect attributable to the program as a whole, and as a per-unit change in rotavirus vaccine coverage. American Journal of Epidemiology, 2018; 187(9): 2029-2037.
  • Kraicer-Melamed, H, M.K. Doll, C. Boikos, N. Winters, L. Frimer, R. Stirling, G. Gore, C. Quach. A scoping review of the guidelines and recommendations for the use of influenza antiviral medications. Official Journal of the Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease Canada. 2017;2(2): 16-32.
  • O’Donnell, S., E. Dubé, B. Tapiero, A. Gagneur, M.K. Doll, C. Quach. Determinants of underimmunization and cumulative time spent under-immunized in a Quebec cohort. Vaccine, 2017; 35(43): 5924-5931.
  • Doll, M.K., N. Winters, C. Boikos, H. Kraicer-Melamed, C. Quach. Safety and Effectiveness of Neuraminidase Inhibitors for Influenza Treatment, Prophylaxis, and Outbreak Control: a Systematic Review of Systematic Reviews and/or Meta-Analyses. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 2017; 72(11): 2990-3007.
  • Boikos, C., C. Caya, M.K. Doll, H. Kraicer-Melamed, M. Dolph, G. Delisle, N. Winters, G. Gore, C. Quach. Safety and effectiveness of neuraminidase inhibitors in situations of pandemic and/or novel/variant influenza: a systematic review of the literature, 2009-15. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 2017; 72(6): 1556-1573.
  • Doll, M.K., K.T. Morrison, D.L. Buckeridge, C. Quach. Two birds with one stone: estimating population vaccination coverage from a test-negative vaccine effectiveness case-control study. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 2016; 63(8): 1080-1086.
  • Doll M.K., A. Gagneur, B. Tapiero, H. Charest, M. Gonzales, D.L. Buckeridge, C. Quach. Temporal changes in pediatric gastroenteritis after rotavirus vaccination in Quebec. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 2016; 35(5): 555-560.
  • Wu, J.W., K.B. Filion, L. Azoulay, M.K. Doll, S. Suissa. The effect of long-acting insulin analogs on the risk of cancer: a systematic review of observational studies. Diabetes Care 2016; 39(3): 486-494.
  • Doll, M.K., D.L. Buckeridge, K.T. Morrison, A. Gagneur, B. Tapiero, H. Charest, C. Quach. Effectiveness of monovalent rotavirus vaccine in a high-income, predominant-use setting. Vaccine 2015; 33(51): 7307-7314.
  • Thrall, S.*, M.K. Doll*, C. Nhan, M. Gonzales, T. Perreault, P. Lamer, C. Quach. Evaluation of pentavalent rotavirus vaccination in neonatal intensive care units. Vaccine 2015; 33(39): 5095-5102. *these authors contributed equally to this work
  • Doll, M.K., J.B. Rosen, S.R. Bialek, H. Szeto, C.M. Zimmerman. An evaluation of voluntary 2- dose varicella vaccination coverage in New York City public schools. American Journal of Public Health 2015; 105(5): 972-979.