Dr. Christopher Yarnell

Dr. Christopher Yarnell

Attending physician Mount Sinai Hospital

Academic rank
Clinical Associate

Medical/professional qualifications
MD FRCPC Internal Medicine / Critical Care Medicine
PhD Student IHPME University of Toronto

Affiliations
Eliot Phillipson Clinician Scientist Training Program, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto

Biography
I am an intensivist interested in improving management of critically ill patients with a focus on respiratory failure using Bayesian methods, adaptive trials, and machine learning. My medical training has been in Toronto including internal medicine and critical care medicine. Before medicine I completed an undergraduate degree in mathematics. I am currently a PhD student in the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto. Other research interests include motor vehicle trauma, causal inference from observational data in critical care medicine, and the impact of the social determinants of health on critical illness and end-of-life care.

Area of academic focus
Respiratory failure

Bayesian methods

Adaptive clinical trials

End-of-life care

Social determinants of health in critical illness

Publications

https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5657-9398

Contacts
E-mail: christopher.yarnell@sinaihealth.ca

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