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Tetyana Kendzerska, MD, PhD
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tkendzerska@toh.ca

Tetyana Kendzerska

Associate Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology Program
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
Assistant Professor, Division of Respirology
University of Ottawa
Sleep Physician, The Ottawa Hospital Sleep center
The Ottawa Hospital

Research Interests

Brief Biography

Selected Publications

  1. Kendzerska T, Gershon AS, Hawker GA, Tomlinson GA, Leung RS. Obstructive sleep apnoea is not a risk factor for incident hospitalized depression: a historical cohort study. European Respiratory Journal 2017 49: 1601361. Appeared with accompanying editorial.
  2. Kendzerska T, To TM, Aaron SD, Lougheed MD, Sadatsafavi M, FitzGerald M, Gershon AS for the Canadian Respiratory Research Network. The impact of a history of asthma on long-term outcomes of people with newly diagnosed chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A population study. J Allergy Clin Immunol. March 2017; 139 (3):835–843. The manuscript earned a Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Highlighted Article distinction from the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.
  3. Kendzerska T, Leung R, Hawker G, Tomlinson G, Gershon A. Obstructive sleep apnea and cancer: does an association exist? CMAJ. 2014; 186: 985–992.
  4. Kendzerska T, Gershon AS, Hawker G, Tomlinson G, Leung RS. Obstructive sleep apnea and incident diabetes: a historical cohort study. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2014;190:218-225. Appeared with accompanying editorial.
  5. Kendzerska T, Gershon AS, Hawker G, Leung RS, Tomlinson G. Obstructive sleep apnea and risk of cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality: a decade-long historical cohort study. PLoS Med. 2014;11:e1001599.

Diseases, conditions and populations of interest


Aging; Chronic disease; Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; Heart disease; Lung disease; Other; Population health; Women's health



Research and clinical approaches


Biostatistics; Clinical research; Cohort studies; Epidemiology; Health research methods; Health services research; Systematic reviews