COVID-19 Experience in Canadian Dental Schools

Overview

Acronym
CDS
Investigators
  • Dr. Robert Scroth

    University of Manitoba

  • Dr. Leigha Rock

    Dalhousie University

  • Dr. Sharat Pani

    Western University

  • Dr. Liran Levin

    University of Alberta

  • Dr. Felix Girard

    Université de Montreal

  • Dr. Aimee Dawson

    Université Laval

  • Dr. Mario Brondani

    University of British Columbia

  • Dr. Paul Allison

    McGill University

  • Dr. Michael Glogauer

    University of Toronto

  • Dr. Jennifer Gommerman

    University of Toronto

  • Dr. Sreenath Madathil

    McGill University

  • Dr. Mary McNally

    Dalhousie University

  • Dr. Carlos Quinonez

    University of Toronto

  • Dr. Olga Rojas

    UHN-Krembil Research Institute

  • Dr. Walter Siqueira

    University of Saskatchewan

Contacts
  • Dr. Paul Allison

    McGill University

General Design

Study design
Cohort
Start Year
2021
End Year
2022
General Information on Follow Up (profile, frequency)
All participants are followed-up on a monthly basis for a 12-month period. Participants who are COVID-19 positive are followed-up at 2-3 days, at one week and at one month post-infection. Participants who are vaccinated are followed-up 7 days prior to, up to 3 days after first vaccination, and 1 and 6 months post first vaccination.
Recruitment Target
  • Individuals
Number of Participants
794
Number of Participants with Biological Samples
794
Supplementary information about number of participants
Students: 397 participants
Faculty and staff: 397 participants
Supplementary Information
The study is a prospective cohort design, with a nested case follow-up study of COVID-19 positive and vaccinated subjects.

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Possible Access to Data
Possible Access to Biosamples
Other

Timeline

Populations

CDS - Students

Selection Criteria

Countries
  • Canada
Territory
Nova Scotia, Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia
Health Status
  • Nested case study: COVID-19 Positive.
Other Criteria
Nested case study: vaccinated for COVID-19 .

Sources of Recruitment

Specific Population
  • Other specific population : Registered trainees of Canadian dental schools.
Supplementary Information
Participants were recruited through invitations distributed electronically by schools to their students and employees.

Sample Size

Number of Participants
397
Number of Participants with Biological Samples
397

Data Collection Events

# Name Description Start End
0 CDS - Students - Baseline 2021 (April) 2021 (April)
1 CDS - Students - Follow-up 1 2021 (May) 2021 (May)
2 CDS - Students - Follow-up 2 2021 (June) 2021 (June)
3 CDS - Students - Follow-up 3 2021 (July) 2021 (July)
4 CDS - Students - Follow-up 4 2021 (August) 2021 (August)
5 CDS - Students - Follow-up 5 2021 (September) 2021 (September)
6 CDS - Students - Follow-up 6 2021 (October) 2021 (October)
7 CDS - Students - Follow-up 7 2021 (November) 2021 (November)
8 CDS - Students - Follow-up 8 2021 (December) 2021 (December)
9 CDS - Students - Follow-up 9 2022 (January) 2022 (January)
10 CDS - Students - Follow-up 10 2022 (February) 2022 (February)
11 CDS - Students - Follow-up 11 2022 (March) 2022 (March)
12 CDS - Students - Nested case follow-up (COVID-19 positive) 2021 (April) 2022 (March)
13 CDS - Students - Nested case follow-up (vaccinated) 2021 (April) 2022 (March)
CDS - Faculty and staff

Selection Criteria

Countries
  • Canada
Territory
Nova Scotia, Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia
Health Status
  • Nested case study: COVID-19 positive.
Other Criteria
nested case study: vaccinated for COVID-19.

Sources of Recruitment

Specific Population
  • Other specific population : Registered employees of Canadian dental schools.
Supplementary Information
Participants were recruited through invitations distributed electronically by schools to their students and employees.

Sample Size

Number of Participants
397
Number of Participants with Biological Samples
397

Data Collection Events

# Name Description Start End
0 CDS - Faculty and staff - Baseline 2021 (April) 2021 (April)
1 CDS - Faculty and staff - Follow-up 1 2021 (May) 2021 (May)
2 CDS - Faculty and staff - Follow-up 2 2021 (June) 2021 (June)
3 CDS - Faculty and staff - Follow-up 3 2021 (July) 2021 (July)
4 CDS - Faculty and staff - Follow-up 4 2021 (August) 2021 (August)
5 CDS - Faculty and staff - Follow-up 5 2021 (September) 2021 (September)
6 CDS - Faculty and staff - Follow-up 6 2021 (October) 2021 (October)
7 CDS - Faculty and staff - Follow-up 7 2021 (November) 2021 (November)
8 CDS - Faculty and staff - Follow-up 8 2021 (December) 2021 (December)
9 CDS - Faculty and staff - Follow-up 9 2022 (January) 2022 (January)
10 CDS - Faculty and staff - Follow-up 10 2022 (February) 2022 (February)
11 CDS - Faculty and staff - Follow-up 11 2022 (March) 2022 (March)
12 CDS - Faculty and staff - Nested case follow-up (COVID-19 positive) 2021 (April) 2022 (March)
13 CDS - Faculty and staff - Nested case follow-up (vaccinated) 2021 (April) 2022 (March)

Individual Studies Included

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Harmonization Projects Included

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Networks

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Datasets

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Last Update: 2021-07-30 14:27