Dr. Andrew Mente PhD, MA

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Andrew Mente Dr.

Current Positions

  • Principal Investigator – Population Health Program, Population Health Research Institute
  • Associate Professor – Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (HEI), McMaster University


Dr. Mente is a Principal Investigator for the Epidemiology program at the Population Health Research Institute. He received his doctoral degree in Epidemiology from the University of Toronto. He completed post-doctoral training in cardiovascular epidemiology at McMaster University, and is currently an Assistant Professor in Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics at McMaster University. Dr. Mente has received a Research Fellowship from the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, and a Research Early Career Award from Hamilton Health Sciences. Dr. Mente is currently working in the Population Urban and Rural Epidemiological (PURE) study, and is interested in the role of essential minerals (sodium, potassium, calcium, magnesium) and dietary fatty acids in cardiovascular diseases in populations around the world. He has published 45 papers and 2 Chapters.

  • PURE

Publications are listed in chronological order by descending date. Link takes user to pubMed for publication details.