Interview 411 with Dr. Paul Elias Alexander
Interview 411 with Dr. Paul Elias Alexander

Dr. Paul Elias Alexander is an expert on CO VID-1 9 and currently works with and technically supports several international CO VID-1 9 research groups in the USA, Canada, and elsewhere.

He is a former Assistant Professor at McMaster University in evidence-based medicine and research methodology; a former CO VID Pan demic evidence-synthesis advisor to WH O-PAHO Washington, DC (2020) and a former senior advisor to CO VID Pan demic policy in Health and Human Services (HHS) Washington, DC during the Trump administration.

In 2008 Dr. Alexander was appointed by WH O as a regional specialist/epidemiologist in Europe.

In addition, he worked for the Government of Canada as an epidemiologist for roughly 12 years.

He was appointed the Canadian in-field epidemiologist (2002-2004) to South Asia as part of an international CIDA funded, Health Canada executed project on TB/HIV co-infection and multi-drug resistant TB (MDR-TB) control.

He was employed from 2017 to 2019 at Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) Virginia USA as the evidence synthesis meta-analysis systematic review guideline development lead/trainer.

Dr. Alexander holds a doctorate in evidence-based medicine and research methods from Canada’s McMaster University, a masters in evidence-based medicine from Oxford University, and a Masters in Epidemiology from the University of Toronto.