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Kumanan Wilson, MD, MSc, FRCPC
613-798-5555 x13056

Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus
1053 Carling Avenue, Box 209
Ottawa, ON K1Y 4E9

ORCID logo https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1741-7705


Selected Publications

Vaccine Research
Flood CM, Krishnamurthy V, Wilson K. Please share your vaccination certificate. Policy Options. December 11, 2020.

Atkinson KM, Mithani SS, Bell C, Rubens-Augustson T, Wilson K. A digital immunization system of the future: imagining a patient-centric, interoperable immunization information system. Therapeutic Advances in Vaccines and Immunotherapy 2020, Vol. 8: 1–15 DOI: 10.1177/ 2515135520967203

Wilson K, Atkinson K, Bell C. Travel vaccines enter the digital age: creating a virtual immunization record. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 2016 Mar; 94(3):485-8

Digital Health Research

Wilson K, Atkinson KM, Deeks SL, Crowcroft NS. Improving vaccine registries through mobile technologies. A vision for mobile enhanced immunization information systems. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 2016. 23(1):207-11. doi: 10.1093/jamia/ocv055. 

Maternal-Child Metabolomics Research

Wilson K, Hawken S, Potter B, Chakraborty P, Walker M, Ducharme R, Little J. Accurate prediction of gestational age using newborn screening analyte data. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2016; 214(4):513.e1-9. doi:10.1016/j.ajog.2015.10.017
Transfusion Research
Chassé M, Tinmouth A, English SW, Acker JP, Wilson K, Knoll G, Shehata N, van Walraven C, Forster AJ, Ramsay T, McIntyre LA, Fergusson DA. Association of blood donor age and sex with recipient survival after red blood cell transfusion. JAMA Internal Medicine. 2016;176(9):1307-14. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2016.3324 

All Other Publications

Vaccine Research

1. Fell D, Buckeridge D, Platt R, Kaufman J, Basso O, Wilson K. Circulating influenza virus and adverse pregnancy outcomes: a time-series study. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2016;184(3):163-75. doi: 10.1093/aje/kww044

2. Hawken S, Ducharme R, Rosella LC, Benchimol EI, Langley JM, Wilson K, Crowcroft NS, Halperin SA, Desai S, Naus M, Sanford CJ, Mahmud SM, Deeks S. Assessing the Risk of Intussusception and Rotavirus Vaccine Safety in Canada. Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics. Accepted 20 Sept 2016. 2016HV0268R. (In Press) doi:10.1080/21645515.2016.1240846

3. Fell DB, Platt RW, Basso O, Wilson K, Kaufman JS, Buckeridge DL, Kwong JC. The relationship between 2009 pandemic H1N1 influenza during pregnancy and preterm birth: a population-based cohort study. Epidemiology. 2018 Jan;29(1):107-116. doi: 10.1097/EDE.0000000000000753

Digital Health Research

1. Wilson K, Atkinson KM, Deeks SL, Crowcroft NS. Improving vaccine registries through mobile technologies. A vision for mobile enhanced immunization information systems. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 2016. 23(1):207-11. doi: 10.1093/jamia/ocv055.

2. Atkinson KM, Westeinde, J, Ducharme R, Wilson SE, Deeks SL, Crowcroft N, Hawken S, Wilson K. Can mobile technologies improve on-time vaccination? A study piloting maternal use of ImmunizeCA, a pan-Canadian Immunization app. Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics. 2016. 12(10):2654-2661. doi: 10.1080/21645515.2016.1194146.

3. Wilson K, Atkinson KM, Westeinde J, Bell C, Marty K, Fergusson D, Deeks SL, Crowcroft N, Bettinger JA. An evaluation of the feasibility and usability of a proof of concept mobile app for adverse event reporting post influenza vaccination. Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics. 2016. 12(7):1738-48. doi: 10.1080/21645515.2016.1152434

Maternal and Child Metabolomics Research

1. Murphy, MSQ, Hawken, S, Cheng, W, WIlson, LA, Lamoureux, M, Henderson M, Pervin, J, Chowdhury A, Gravett, C, Lackritz, E, Potter, BK, Walker M, Little J, Rahman A, Chakraborty P, Wilson, K. (2019) ‘External validation of postnatal gestational age estimation using newborn metabolic profiles in matlab, Bangladesh’, eLife. eLife Sciences Publications Ltd, 8. doi: 10.7554/eLife.42627. 

2.  Wilson, LA, Murphy, M.SQ, Ducharme, R, Denize, K, Jadavji NM, Potter, B, Little J, Chakraborty P, Hawken S, Wilson K. (2019) ‘Postnatal gestational age estimation via newborn screening analysis: application and potential.’, Expert review of proteomics, 16(9), pp. 727–731. doi: 10.1080/14789450.2019.1654863. 

3. Fell DB, Hawken S, Wong CA, Wilson LA, Murphy MSQ, Chakraborty P, Lacaze-Masmonteil T, Potter BK, Wilson K. Using newborn screening analytes to identify cases of neonatal sepsis. Nature Scientific Reports. 2017; 7. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-18371-1

4. Hawken S, Ducharme R, Murphy MSQ, Atkinson KM, Potter BK, Chakraborty P, Wilson K. Validation of a gestational age prediction algorithm in ethnic subgroups using routinely collected newborn screening metabolic profiles. BMJ Open. 2017; 7:e015615. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-01561 

5. Wilson K, Hawken S, Murphy M, Atkinson KM, Potter B, Sprague A, Walker M, Chakraborty P, Little J. Postnatal prediction of gestational age using newborn fetal hemoglobin levels. EBioMedicine. 2017; 15:203–209. doi: 10.1016/j.ebiom.2016.11.032

6. Wilson K, Hawken S, Ducharme R, Potter BK, Little J, Thebaud B, Chakroborty P. (2014) ‘Metabolomics of prematurity: Analysis of patterns of amino acids, enzymes, and endocrine markers by categories of gestational age’, Pediatric Research, 75(2), pp. 367–373. doi: 10.1038/pr.2013.212. 

Transfusion Research

1. Murphy M, Shehata N, Colas J, Chassé M, Fergusson D, O’Brien S, Goldman M, Tinmouth A, Forster AJ, Wilson K. Risk of exposure to blood products during pregnancy: guidance for Zika donor deferral policies. Transfusion. Accepted 25 Nov 2017. Trans-2016-0707 (In Press), doi: 10.1111/trf.14001 

2. Wilson K, Atkinson K. Towards Neo-Precaution – a new approach to applying the precautionary principle to public health. American Journal of Bioethics. 2017. 17(3):44-46. doi: 10.1080/15265161.2016.1274792.

3. Wilson K, Atkinson KM, Fergusson D, Brown A, Forster A, Murphy MSQ, Tinmouth A, Keelan J. Problems with Precaution: The transfusion medicine experience. Journal of Risk Research. 2017. doi:10.1080/13669877.2017.1351478  

4. Shehata N, Chassé M, Colas JA, Murphy MSQ, Forster AJ, Malinowski AK, Ducharme R, Fergusson DA, Tinmouth A, Wilson K. Predictors and Trends of Red Blood Cell Transfusion in Obstetrical Patients: A retrospective study of 45,213 deliveries using administrative data. Transfusion. doi: 10.1111/trf.14184

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