Students

Maxime Sasseville, RN, MSc

Doctorate in Clinical Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke
Supervisors : Martin Fortin et Maud-Christine Chouinard
Topic : Outcome assessment for chronic diseases management and support in multimorbid population: an instrument development 

Eric Contant, MD

Master’s in Clinical Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke
Supervisor: Martin Fortin and Christine Loignon
Topic: Impact of the socioeconomic status on the empowerment and self-management of patients with chronic diseases.

Maude Richards

Master’s in health sciences, Université de Sherbrooke
Supervisor : Martin Fortin
Topic : Validation of a questionnaire developed for the measurement of multimorbidity

Marie-Ève Maltais

Master’s in Clinical Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke
Supervisors: Martin Fortin, Pasquale Roberge
Topic:Association between multimorbidity, psychological distress and primary care experience.

Marie-Suzanne Mathieu

Master’s in Clinical Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke
Supervisors: Martin Fortin
Topic: Cultural adaptation and validation of the Treatment Burden Questionnaire for multimordid patients in primary care.

Postdoctoral fellows

Alexandrine Fournier

Supervisors : Christine Loignon, Martin Fortin
Topic : Perceptions on home healthcare : the experience of older women living in poverty

Cristina Grabovschi

Supervisors : Christine Loignon, Martin Fortin
Topic : Understanding vulnerability to improve health interventions: An analysis of the constructed representations of immigrants suffering from multimorbidity and living in poverty.

Aline Ramond-Roquin

Supervisor: Martin Fortin
Topic: Inter-professional collaboration in primary care for patients with multimorbidity.
Funding by Fonds québécois de la recherche sur la nature et les technologies (FQRNT) “Merit Scholarship Program for Foreign Students”, Postdoctoral Fellowship category.

Graduates

Nathalie Côté

Master’s in Social Work, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi
Supervisors: Danielle Maltais, Martin Fortin
Topic:  The impact of multimorbidity on life partners

Catherine Hudon, MD, CFPC, MSc

Master’s in Clinical Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke
Supervisors: Alain Vanasse, Martin Fortin
Topic: Metrologic Qualities of the Cumulative Illness Rating Scale

Laurence Robichaud-Hallé, BSc Nursing

Master’s in Clinical Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke
Supervisor: Martin Fortin and Michel Beaudry
Topic: Sleep apnea and multimorbidity

Cynthia Duguay, BSc Nursing

Master’s in Clinical Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke
Supervisors: Martin Fortin, Frances Gallagher
Topic: A phenomenological study of multimorbidity

Nadjib Mohamed Mokraoui

Master’s in Clinical Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke
Supervisors: Martin Fortin, Jeannie Haggerty
Topic: Prevalence of self-reported multimorbidity: A comparison between the general population and a population found in family practice offices.

Mario Brisson, MD

Master’s in Clinical Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke
Supervisor: Martin Fortin
Topic: Family violence in Aboriginal communities

Michel Kinumbe

Master’s in Clinical Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke
Supervisors : Martin Fortin, Christine Loignon
Topic : The relationship between socioeconomic status and chronic disease – PRECISE

Maxime Sasseville

Master’s in Clinical Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke
Supervisors: Martin Fortin, Maud-Christine Chouinard
Topic: Description of the characteristics influencing the results of an education intervention for persons with chronic diseases in primary care.

Marie-Eve Poitras, RN, MSc, PhD

Dotorate in Clinical Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke
Supervisors: Frances Gallagher, Martin Fortin, Maud-Christine Chouinard
Topic: Nursing practice in Family Medecine Groups: Towards a better understanding of its contribution to the follow-up of patients presenting chronic diseases.

Research internship

2009

Karin Steenbakkers

Faculty of Medicine, Maastricht University (Netherlands)
Topic: Metrologic qualities of the electronic Cumulative Illness Rating Scale (eCIRS) in primary care.

2013

Hélène Carrier

Université d’Aix-Marseille, France.
Topic : The integration of physician-patient-nurse collaboration for patients with multimorbidity seen in a Family Medicine Group setting: A pilot study.

Summer internships

2007

Dominique Emond, First year medical student
Topic: Concept analysis of multimorbidity

Marise Lévesque, First year medical student
Topic: Multimorbidity and collaborative practices: the viewpoint of decision-makers and frontline workers

2010

Jean-Sébastien Ricard-St-Aubin and Francis Rossignol, First year medical students
Topic: Validation of the French version of Patient Enablement Instrument

2015

Alexis Privé, first year medical student
Topic : Environmental scan of first line chronic disease management in Quebec

Community health medical students

January 2008

Catherine Desgagné, Rose-Alexie Bernier, Marylise Parent, Audrey Cournoyer-Roy, Alexandra Cayer
Topic: The impact of the definition of multimorbidity on prevalence data

January 2009

Pier-Luc Simard, Maggie Dumais, Marise Lévesque, Sandra Potvin, Dominique Emond
Topic: The development of a series of exhaustive items for the measure of goal attainment for the most frequent chronic diseases in primary care, using Goal Attainment Scaling (GAS)

February 2009

Mathieu Desmeules, Virginie Dubuc, Louis-Olivier Fortin, Martin Pelletier, Claudia Rochefort
Topic: Translation and pre-test of the DBMA (Disease Burden: Morbidity Assessment by self report)

March 2010

Claudia Dumont, Andréanne Houde, Marie Maltais, François Pilote-Dufour
Topic: Pilot study on the use of a measure of health literacy in a family medicine practice