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Education

Experience

  • Biostatistician, Jewish General Hospital (February 2012 – Present)
    • Maternal Adversity, Vulnerability and Neurodevelopment (MAVAN) project
    • Supervisor : Ashley Wazana, MD (Jewish General Hospital)
      • Perform statistical analysis on the MAVAN dataset
      • Interpret and summarize results concisely for scientific papers and conference
      • Come up with new ideas of modelling techniques to help improve the quality of research
      • Provide close assistance to the team for anything statistical-related
      • Work in collaboration with researchers from other universities to help them with their analysis of similar data
  • Statistical Consulting
    • Previous/Current clients :
      • Tim Oberlander, MD (University of British Comlumbia) in 2015-2017
      • Sherryl Goodman, Phd (Emory University) in 2015-2016
  • Research project, McGill University (September 2011 – December 2011)
    • Supervisor : Russell Steele, Phd (McGill)
    • Prediction of lung function of Scleroderma patients using Bayesian treed gaussian process models and Dirichlet Process mixtures of GLMs
  • Summer trainee, Jewish General Hospital (June 2011 – August 2011)
    • Supervisor : Russell Steele, Phd (McGill)
    • Co-supervisor : Marie Hudson, Phd (Jewish General Hospital)
    • Prediction of lung function decline in Scleroderma patients using Neural Networks

Public software

  • BayesTreePrior : a R package for the simulation of the prior distribution of bayesian trees. Jolicoeur-Martineau, A. Released on CRAN and GitHub.
  • LEGIT : Latent Environmental & Genetic InTeraction (LEGIT) model. Jolicoeur-Martineau, A. Released on CRAN and GitHub.

Journal publications

Conference presentations

  • Babineau, V., Gordon Green, C., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde K., Sassi R., St-André M., Carrey N., Atkinson L., Kennedy J.L., Lydon J., Gaudreau H., Levitan R., Meaney M., & Wazana A. (2016, June). Pre- and postnatal maternal depression, child 5-HTTLPR, and in utero exposure to SSRIs : Trajectories and associations of early childhood dysregualtion. Symposium session presented at the biennial meeting of the World Association for Infant Mental Health (WAIMH), Prague, Czech Republic.
  • Babineau, V., Gordon Green, C., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde K., Sassi R., St-André M., Carrey N., Atkinson L., Kennedy J.L., Lydon J., Gaudreau H., Levitan R., Meaney M., & Wazana A. (2016, May). Trajectories of maternal depression and childhood dysregulatuion, in association with 5-HTTLPR and in utero exposure to SSRIs. Symposium session presented at the biennial International Congress of Infant Studies (ICIS), New Orleans, LA.
  • Gordon Green, C., Babineau, V., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Bouvette-Turcot, A., Minde K., Sassi R., St-André M., Carrey N., Atkinson L., Kennedy J.L., Lydon J., Gaudreau H., Burack, J., Levitan R., Meaney M., & Wazana A. (2016, May). Early contributors of child negative emotionality : Evidence from the 3-way interaction of genotype, pre& postnatal depression. Symposium session presented at the biennial International Congress of Infant Studies (ICIS), New Orleans, LA.
  • Wazana A., Babineau, V., Gordon Green, C., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Graffi, J., Minde, K., Atkinson, L., Steiner, M., Fleming, A., Gaudreau, H., Levitan, R., Kennedy, J., & Meaney, M. (2016, May). How early maternal behavior interacts with prenatal depression and DAT1 genotype to predict attention competence from 18-24 months. Symposium session presented at the biennial International Congress of Infant Studies (ICIS), New Orleans, LA.
  • Babineau, V., Gordon Green, C., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde K., Sassi R., St-André M., Carrey N., Atkinson L., Kennedy J.L., Lydon J., Gaudreau H., Levitan R., & Meaney, M. (2015, July). Maternal pre/postnatal mood pathways and 5-HTTLPR in the development of dysregulation. Symposium session presented at the annual International Society for Research in Child & Adolescent Psychopathology (ISRCAP), Portland, OR.
  • Wazana, A., Moss, E., Babineau, V., Gordon Green, C., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde, K., Fleming, A., Atkinson L., Kennedy J.L., & Meaney, M. (2015, July). Birthweight, DRD4 and early maternal care in the prediction of disorganized attachment. Symposium session presented at the annual International Society for Research in Child & Adolescent Psychopathology (ISRCAP), Portland, OR.
  • Babineau, V., Gordon Green, C., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde K., Sassi R., St-André M., Carrey N., Atkinson L., Kennedy J.L., Lydon J., Gaudreau H., Levitan R., & Meaney M. (2015, March). The interplay of maternal mood, exposure to psychotropic medication and 5-HTTLPR in the development dysregulation. Symposium session presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD), Philadelphia, PA.
  • Gordon Green, C., Babineau, V., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Bouvette-Turcot, A., Minde K., Sassi R., St-André, M., Carrey N., Atkinson L., Kennedy J.L., Lydon J., Gaudreau H., Levitan R., & Meaney M. (2015, March). The prediction of negative emotionality from 3 to 36 months from polygenic risk and maternal pre- to postnatal depression. Symposium session presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD), Philadelphia, PA.
  • Wazana, A., Babineau, V., Gordon Green, C., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde, K., Sassi, R., St-André, M., Carrey, N., Atkinson, L., Fleming, A., Kennedy, J., Levitan, R., & Meaney, M. (2014, October). Prenatal depression and the 5-HTTLPR and DRD4 interact to predict early socioemotio- nal development – A differential susceptibility model. Symposium session presented at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP), San Diego, CA.
  • Babineau, V., Gordon Green, C., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde, K., Sassi, R., St-André, M., Carrey, N., Atkinson, L., Meaney, M., & Wazana A. (2014, September). The separate contributions of pre- and postnatal maternal depression and how they interact with 5-HTTLPR to predict early childhood dysregulation. Symposium session presented at the annual meeting of the Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (CACAP), Toronto, On.
  • Gordon Green C., Babineau, V., Bouvette-Turcot AA., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde K., StAndré, M., Sassi, R., Kennedy, J., Meaney, M., & Wazana A. (2014, September). Polygenetic risk and maternal depression predict childhood negative emotionality. Symposium session presented at the annual meeting of the Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (CACAP), Toronto, On.
  • Wazana, A., Babineau, V., Gordon Green, C., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde, K., Sassi, R., St-André, M., Carrey, N., Atkinson, L., Fleming, A., Kennedy, J., Levitan, R., & Meaney, M. (2014, September). Does prenatal and postnatal depression separately predict early offspring depression ? Symposium session presented at the annual meeting of the Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (CACAP), Toronto, On.
  • Gordon Green C., Babineau, V., Bouvette-Turcot AA., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde K., André, M., Sassi, R., Kennedy, J., Meaney, M., & Wazana A. (2014, April). Prenatal depression and polygenic risk : Early contributors of childhood negative emotionality. Panel session presented at the annual meeting of the World Congress on Brain, Behavior and Emotions (WCBBE), Montréal, Qc.
  • Babineau, V., Gordon Green, C., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde, K., St-André, M., Sassi, R., Kennedy, J., Meaney, M., & Wazana, A. (2013, November). The origins of childhood dysregulation : Prenatal depression, 5-HTTLPR, and maternal education. Panel session presented at the annual meeting of the International Society for Developmental Psychobiology (ISDP), San Diego, CA.
  • Gordon Green, C., Babineau, V., Bouvette-Turcot, A.A., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde, K., St-André, M., Sassi, R., Kennedy, J., Meaney, M., & Wazana, A. (2013, November). Cumulative risk and genotype : DRD4, DRD2, and 5-HTTLPR interact with prenatal depression to predict infant negative emotionality. Panel session presented at the annual meeting of International Society for Developmental Psychobiology (ISDP). San Diego, CA.
  • Babineau, V., Gordon Green, C., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde, K., St-André, M., Sassi, R., Kennedy, J., Meaney, M., & Wazana, A. (2013, April). The development of infant and early childhood regulation as an outcome of prenatal maternal depression and 5-HTTLPR genotype. Symposium session presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD), Seattle, WA.
  • Gordon Green, C., Babineau, V., Bouvette-Turcot, A.A., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde, K., St-André, M., Sassi, R., Kennedy, J., Meaney, M., & Wazana, A. (2013, April). Investigating the moderating effect of prenatal stress on serotonin transporter polymorphism 5-HTTLPR in predicting negative emotionality. Symposium session presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD), Seattle, WA.
  • Babineau, V., Gordon Green, C., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Meaney, M., Wazana, A. (2012, May). Associated factors of dysregulation in infancy. Panel session presented at annual meeting of Student Research Day for the Douglas Mental Health University Institute, Montréal, Qc.

Posters

  • Graffi, J., Moss, E., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Moss, G., Lecompte, V., Pascuzzo, K., Babineau, V., Gordon-Green, C., Mileva-Seitz, V., Minde, K., Sassi, R., Carrey, N., Kennedy, J., Gaudreau, H., Levitan, R., Meaney, M., & Wazana, A. (2015, October). The Effects of Small Birth Weight for Gestational Age and Polymorphisms of the Dopamine D4 Receptor Gene on Attachment Styles of Preschool Children. Poster presented at the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP), San Antonio, TX.
  • Babineau, V., Gordon Green, C., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde, K., Sassi, R., St-André, M., Carrey, N., Atkinson, L., Kennedy, J.L., Lydon, J., Gaudreau, H., Levitan, R., Meaney, M., & Wazana A. (2014, July). Continuities and Discontinuities in the Interplay Between Pre- and Postnatal Maternal Depression and 5-HTTLPR Genotype in the Prediction of Dysregulation from 3 months to 5 years. Poster presented at the biennial International Congress on Infant Studies (ICIS), Berlin, Germany.
  • Babineau, V., Gordon Green, C., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde, K., Sassi, R., St-André, M., Carrey, N., Atkinson, L., Meaney, M., & Wazana, A. (2014, April). The Continuity of Dysregulation from Infancy to Early Childhood as Predicted by Prenatal Depression and Genotype. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the World Congress on Brain, Behavior and Emotions (WCBBE), Montréal, Qc.
  • Babineau, V., Gordon Green, C., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde, K., St-André, M., Sassi, R., Kennedy, J., Meaney, M., & Wazana, A. (2013, September). The interplay of prenatal depression and MAOA genotype in the development of early childhood dysregulation. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Canadian Academy of Psychiatric Epidemiology (CAPE), Ottawa, On.
  • Babineau, V., Gordon Green, C., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde, K., St-André, M., Sassi, R., Kennedy, J., Meaney, M., & Wazana, A. (2013, July). The development of infant and early childhood regulation as an outcome of prenatal depression and multiple susceptibility genes. Poster presented at the annual meeting of Parental Brain, Regensburg, Germany.
  • Babineau, V., Gordon Green, C., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde, K., St-André, M., Sassi, R., Kennedy, J., Meaney, M., & Wazana, A. (2012, October). The Differential Susceptibility of the Serotonin Transporter Genotype to Prenatal Maternal Depression in the Prediction of Infant Regulation. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP), San Francisco, CA.
  • Gordon Green, C., Babineau, V., Bouvette-Turcot, A.A., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde, K., St-André, M., Sassi, R., Kennedy, J., Meaney, M., & Wazana, A. (2012, October). Investigating the Interaction of Prenatal Distress and Genotype in the Prediction of Negative Emotionality : A Differential Susceptibility Model. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP), San Francisco, CA.
  • Babineau, V., Gordon Green, C., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde, K., St-André, M., Sassi, R., Kennedy, J., Meaney, M., & Wazana, A. (2012, September). Prenatal maternal depression moderates 5-HTTLPR : An opportunity to prevent deficits in infant regulation. Poster presented at the annual meeting of Connaught Global Challenge International Symposium, Toronto, On.
  • Gordon Green, C., Babineau, V., Bouvette-Turcot, A.A., Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Minde, K., St-Andre, M., Sassi, R., Kennedy, J., Meaney, M., & Wazana, A. (2012, September). Variation in negative emotionality by serotonin transporter polymorphism and exposure to prenatal depression. Poster presented at the annual meeting of Connaught Global Challenge International Symposium, Toronto, On.
  • Jolicoeur-Martineau, A., Steele, R. (2011). Prediction of Lung Function in SSc Patients. Poster session presented at the McGill Undergraduate Research Conference, Montréal, Qc.