Professor and Chair of the Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics within the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, at Western University, in London, Ontario, Canada
Saverio Stranges is currently Professor and Chair of the Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics within the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, at Western University, in London, Ontario, Canada. He also holds a cross-appointment as Professor in the Department of Family Medicine. From 2006 to 2015, he was a Senior Lecturer and then an Associate Clinical Professor (with tenure) of Cardiovascular Epidemiology in the Division of Health Sciences at the University of Warwick Medical School in the United Kingdom.
In Warwick, Dr. Stranges was also Director of the Academic Clinical Training in Public Health, as well as Honorary Consultant Physician at the University Hospitals of Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust, where he worked in the Lipid and Coronary Prevention outpatient clinics within the Warwickshire Institute for the Study of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism. Prior to his appointment at Western University in Canada, Dr. Stranges worked as Scientific Director of the Department of Population Health at the Luxembourg Institute of Health, in Luxembourg, where he still holds a formal role as Scientific Consultant. Dr. Stranges is a medical doctor, public health specialist and chronic disease epidemiologist, with extensive experience in the field of epidemiology and public health research.
Throughout his career, Dr. Stranges has been involved in several international epidemiological projects, clinical trials, secondary data analyses and systematic review work, and has published extensively in the area of chronic disease epidemiology, with over 170 publications as scientific articles, reviews and book chapters.
- Rayman MP, Winther KH, Pastor-Barriuso R, Cold F, Thvilum M, Stranges S, Guallar E, Cold S Effect of long-term selenium supplementation on mortality: Results from a multiple-dose, randomised controlled trial. Free Radic Biol Med. 2018;pii: S0891-5849(18)30070-4.
- Samouda H, Ruiz-Castell M, Karimi M, Bocquet V, Kuemmerle A, Chioti A, Dadoun F, Stranges S. Metabolically healthy and unhealthy weight status: health issues and related cost. Findings from the 2013-15 European Health Examination Survey in Luxembourg. Diabetes & Metabolism. 2017;pii: S1262-3636(17)30581-5.
- Alkerwi A, Sauvageot N, Bahi IE, Delagardelle C, Beissel J, Noppe S, Roderick PJ, Mindell JS, Stranges S. Prevalence and related risk factors of chronic kidney disease among adults in Luxembourg: evidence from the observation of cardiovascular risk factors (ORISCAV-LUX) study. BMC Nephrol. 2017;18:358.