Chinthanie Ramasundarahettige

Centre for Global Health Research, Toronto

Chinthanie Ramasundarahettige is a research assistant at the Centre for Global Health Research (CGHR) in Toronto, Canada. Prior to joining CGHR, she earned a Master of Science degree in epidemiology and biostatistics from the University of Western Ontario and a second Master of Science degree in statistics from the University of Windsor. Her work presently focuses on determining the effects of alcohol on cause-specific mortality in India, burden of suicide in India, and social inequality in smoking-attributable mortality in US counties. Ramasundarahettige has an avid ambition to apply her knowledge in statistics and biostatistics to analyzing complex epidemiological data.

Articles & Reports

Smoking-Attributable Mortality in Bangladesh: Proportional Mortality Study
Lead Author: Dewan Alam
, Bulletin of the World Health Organization
21st-Century Hazards of Smoking and Benefits of Cessation in the United States
Lead Author: Prabhat Jha
, New England Journal of Medicine