Farshad Pourmalek

Farshad Pourmalek


Studied and practiced medicine, public health, epidemiology, global health, and men's health, in Iran, USA, and Canada. Now practice public health, men's health, urology, and global health research at University of British Columbia Vancouver. Continue collaboration with Global Burden of Disease study by Institute for Health Metrics & Evaluation Seattle.

Epidemiology Global Health Public Health Statistics Urology Women's Health

Work details

Research Associate

University of British Columbia
February 2016
Urology | School of Population and Public Health
Clinical and public health research at Vancouver General Hospital and School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia

Post-graduate Fellow

University of Washington
February 2009
Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation
Modelled causes of death for YLL and modelled diseases for YLD in Global Burden of Disease study http://www.healthdata.org/gbd

Post-doctoral Fellow

University of British Columbia
November 2012 - November 2015
School of Population and Public Health
Developed and validated Canadian Men's Health Risk Assessment Tool "You Check" https://youcheck.ca

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