Journal publications









  • Courtney, S.M., Majowicz, S.E., Dubin, J.A. Food safety knowledge of undergraduate students at a Canadian university: results of an online survey. BMC Public Health, 2016, 16(1), 1147.

  • Brown, K.M., Diplock, K.J., Majowicz, S.E. The environment in which behaviours are learned: a pilot assessment of high school teaching kitchens as food safety learning environments in Ontario. Environmental Health Review, 2016, 59(3), 88-95.

  • Majowicz, S.E., Meyer, S.B., Kirkpatrick, S.I., Graham, J.L., Shaikh, A., Elliott, S.J., Minaker, L.M., Scott, S., Laird, B. Food, health, and complexity: towards a conceptual understanding to guide collaborative public health action. BMC Public Health, 2016, 16, 487.

  • Dodd, W., Humphries, S., Patel, K., Majowicz, S., Dewey C. Determinants of temporary labour migration in southern India. Asian Population Studies, 2016, 12(3), 294-311.

  • Jalali, L., Bigelow, P., McColl, S., Majowicz, S., Gohari, M., Waterhouse, R. Changes in quality of life and perceptions of general health before and after operation of wind turbines. Environmental Pollution, 2016, 216, 608-15. DOI:10.1016/j.envpol.2016.06.020.

  • Paller, C., Christidis, T., Majowicz, S., Aramini, J., Law, J., Bigelow, P. Use of Admail and a geographic information system to send surveys to target populations. Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine. 2016, 21(3), 67-72.

  • Majowicz, S.E., Diplock, K.J., Leatherdale, S.T., Bredin, C.T., Rebellato, S., Hammond, D., Jones-Bitton, A., Dubin, J.A. Food safety knowledge, attitudes and self-reported practices among Ontario high school students. Canadian Journal of Public Health, 2016, 106(8), e520-6. DOI:10.17269/cjph.106.5213.

  • Lane, J.D., Bigelow, P.L, Majowicz, S.E., McColl, R.S. Impacts of wind turbine noise on sleep quality: results from a field study of rural residents in Ontario. Journal of Environmental Health, 2016, 79.1, 8-12.

  • Jones-Bitton, A., Gustafson, D.L., Butt, K., Majowicz, S.E. Does the public receive and adhere to boil water advisory recommendations? A cross-sectional study in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. BMC Public Health, 2016, 16, 14. DOI:10.1186/s12889-015-2688-z.


  • Havelaar, A., Kirk, M.D., Torgerson, P.R., Gibb, H.J., Hald, T., Lake, R.J., Praet, N., Bellinger, D.C., de Silva, N.R., Gargouri, N., Speybroeck, N., Cawthorne, A., Mathers, C., Stein, C., Angulo, F.J., Devleesschauwer, B.; World Health Organization Foodborne Disease Burden Epidemiology Reference Group (includes Majowicz, S.E.). World Health Organization global estimates and regional comparisons of the burden of foodborne disease in 2010. PLoS Medicine, 2015, DOI:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001923.

  • Majowicz, S.E., Scallan, E., Jones-Bitton, A., Sargeant, J.M., Stapleton, J., Angulo, F.J., Yeung, D.H., Kirk, M.D.The global incidence of human Shiga toxin­-producing Escherichia coli infections and deaths: a systematic review and knowledge synthesis. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease, 2014, 11(6), 447-55. DOI:10.1089/fpd.2013.1704.

  • Christidis, T., Paller, C., Majowicz, S.E., Bigelow, P., Wilson, A., Jamal, S. Creating and testing a survey to assess the impact of renewable energy technologies on quality of life. Environmental Health Review, 2013, 56(4), 103-11. DOI:10.5864/d2014-010.

  • Roche, S.M., Jones-Bitton, A., Majowicz, S.E., Pintar, K.D.M., Allison, D. Investigating public perceptions and knowledge translation priorities to improve water safety for residents with private water supplies: a cross-sectional study in Newfoundland and Labrador. BMC Public Health, 2013, 13, 1225. DOI:10.1186/1471-2458-13-1225.

  • Parmley, E.J., Pintar, K., Majowicz, S., Avery, B., Cook, A., Jokinen, C., Gannon, V., Lapen, D.R., Topp, E., Edge, T.A., Gilmour, M., Pollari, F., Reid-Smith, R., Irwin, R. A Canadian application of One Health: integration of Salmonella data from various Canadian surveillance programs (2005–2010). Foodborne Pathogens and Disease, 2013, 10(9), 747-56. DOI:10.1089/fpd.2012.1438.

  • Papadopoulos, A., Sargeant, J.M., Majowicz, S.E., Sheldrick, B., McKeen, C., Wilson, J., Dewey, C.E. Enhancing public trust in the food safety regulatory system. Health Policy, 2012, 107, 98-103.

  • Kwong, J.C., Ratnasingham, S., Campitelli, M.A., Daneman, N., Deeks, S.L., Manuel, D.G., Allen, V.G., Bayoumi, A.M., Fazil, A., Fisman, D.N., Gershon, A.S., Gournis, E., Heathcote, E.J., Jamieson, F.B., Jha, P., Khan, K.M., Majowicz, S.E., Mazzulli, T., McGeer, A.J., Muller, M.P., Raut, A., Rea, E., Remis, R.S., Shahin, R., Wright, A.J., Zagorski, B., Crowcroft, N.S. The impact of infection on population health: results of the Ontario Burden of Infectious Disease Study. PLoS ONE, 2012, 7(9), e44103. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0044103.

  • Roche, S.M., Jones, A.Q., Majowicz, S.E., McEwen, S.A., Pintar, K. Drinking water consumption patterns in Canadian communities (2001–2007). Journal of Water and Health, 2012, 10(1), 69-86. DOI:10.2166/wh.2011.051.

  • Fullerton, K.E., Scallan, E., Kirk, M.D., Mahon, B.E., Angulo, F.J., de Valk, H., van Pelt, W., Gauci, C., Hauri, A.M., Majowicz, S., O'Brien, S.J.; International Collaboration Working Group. Case-control studies of sporadic enteric infections: a review and discussion of studies conducted internationally from 1990 to 2009. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease, 2012, 9(4), 281-92. DOI:10.1089/fpd.2011.1065.

Selected technical reports