Johanne Monette


Physician, Department of Geriatric Medicine, Sir Mortimer B. Davis-Jewish General Hospital
Assistant Professor, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Departments of Medicine and Oncology, McGill University

Medical School

Université de Montréal, Montreal, QC


Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Université Laval, Quebec, QC
Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC
McGill University, Montreal, QC
Université de Montréal, Montreal, QC.

Graduate School

MSc, McGill University (Epidemiology and Biostatistics), Montreal, QC

Research Fellowship

Division of Gerontology, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Research Interests

Dr. Johanne Monette is a geriatrician with an MSc in Epidemiology and Biostatistics. She is co-director of Solidage McGill University/Université de Montréal Research group on Frailty and Aging and is the scientific director of the  Collaborative Research Network in Long-Term Care.

Dr. Monette is an active member of the McGill Geriatric Oncology Interest Group, headed by Dr. Howard Bergman. She was a collaborator on a cross-sectional study: “Usefulness of frailty markers in the assessment of health and functional status in older cancer patients referred for chemotherapy: a pilot study”, and on a retrospective chart review study: “Comparison of the health and functional status between older inpatients with and without cancer admitted to a geriatric/internal medicine unit”. She also collaborated on a mailed survey: “A census of cancer physicians in the province of Québec: Clinical experience with elderly patients”, and two qualitative studies: “Clinical experience of physicians involved in cancer treatment management of older patients” and “Clinical experience of geriatricians who take care of older cancer patients”. She also collaborated on an observational prospective cohort study entitled “A novel way of assessing health and vulnerability in older newly diagnosed cancer patients: a prospective pilot study” and is involved in a study entitled “Chemotherapy Treatment in Elderly Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients: A Quebec Cancer Centre Experience”, and a study looking at the profile of cancer patients in nursing homes.

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