Raywat Deonandan

Raywat Deonandan


Dr Raywat Deonandan is an Epidemiologist and Science Communicator, specializing in Global Health. His research involves the creative analysis of administrative data, the epidemiology and ethics of assisted reproductive technologies, most prominently the emerging global industry of so-called reproductive tourism, and the exploration of novel avenues of medical education.
Dr Deonandan embraces new media to engage in public education. He is the co-host of the science education podcast Science Monkey (ScienceMonkey.ca) and the creator of a series of online epidemiology educational videos, in partnership with private industry (Deonandan.com/lecturio). He is the founder and Executive Editor of the Interdisciplinary Journal of Health Sciences, a peer-reviewed science journal operated by students.
Information about Dr Deonandan’s students and supervisory activities can be found at his lab’s website (Deonandan.com/lab).

Epidemiology Global Health

Work details

Assistant Professor

University of Ottawa
July 2008
Interdisciplinary School of Health Sciences

PeerJ Contributions