Dimitra Panagiotoglou

Assistant Professor

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health

Email: Dimitra.Panagiotoglou [at] mcgill.ca




Dr. Panagiotoglou is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health. She is a health services researcher, with expertise in health services delivery and performance measurement. Her latest work evaluates the care provided to vulnerable and marginalized groups, including persons living with HIV/ AIDS, hepatitis C, mental health and substance use disorders.



  • Public health
  • Policy implementation
  • Program evaluation
  • Burden of illness
  • Health services use


PhD in Health Services and Policy Research (2016): School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia


Recent Publications:

Parent S, Barrios R, Nosyk B, et al. Impact of Patient–Provider Attachment on Hospital Readmissions Among People Living With HIV. JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 2018;79(5):551–558. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000001857.

Panagiotoglou, D., Krebs, E., Min, J. E., Olding, M., Ahamad, K., Ti, L., ... & Nosyk, B. (2017). Initiating HCV treatment with direct acting agents in opioid agonist treatment: When to start for people co-infected with HIV?International Journal of Drug Policy, 47, 169-176.

Panagiotoglou, D., Fancey, P., Keefe, J., & Martin-Matthews, A. (2017). Job satisfaction: Insights from home support care workers in three Canadian jurisdictionsCanadian Journal on Aging/La Revue canadienne du vieillissement, 36(1), 1-14.

Panagiotoglou, D., Law, M. R., & McGrail, K. (2017). Effect of Hospital Closures on Acute Care Outcomes in British Columbia, CanadaMedical care, 55(1), 50-56.

Annick Borquez, Leo Beletsky, Bohdan Nosyk, Steffanie A Strathdee, Alejandro Madrazo, Daniela Abramovitz, Claudia Rafful, Mario Morales, Javier Cepeda, Dimitra Panagiotoglou, Emanuel Krebs, Peter Vickerman, Marie Claude Boily, Nicholas Thomson, Natasha K Martin,The effect of public health-oriented drug law reform on HIV incidence in people who inject drugs in Tijuana, Mexico: an epidemic modelling study, The Lancet Public Health, Volume 3, Issue 9, 2018, Pages e429-e437, ISSN 2468-2667, https://doi.org/10.1016/S2468-2667(18)30097-5.