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angle-left Suzanne Morin, MD, M.Sc., FRCP, FACP

Scientist, RI-MUHC, 5252 de Maisonneuve

Metabolic Disorders and Complications Program

Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University



osteoporosis • fractures • bone mineral density • long-term safety of anti-osteoporosis treatments • health system improvement

Research Focus

My research focuses on risk factors and health-related outcomes of osteoporosis, particularly following hip fracture and hip fracture repair, health system improvement for this population through development of quality indicators, and safety of osteoporosis treatments such as bisphosphonates and atypical femur fractures and calcium supplements and vascular health in postmenopausal women.

Selected Publications

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  • Jean S, Godi MJ, Brown JP, Morin SN, Belzile E, Bessette L. Portrait des fractures ostéoporotiques chez les adultes québécois âgés de 50 ans et plus pour la période 1997-1998 à 2011-2012. Institut national de santé publique du Québec (INSPQ).

  • Pitzul KB, Munce SE, Perrier L, Beaupre L, Morin SN, McGlasson R, Jaglal SB. Quality Indicators for Hip Fracture Patients: A Scoping Review Protocol. BMJ Open. 2014 Oct 21;4(10):e006543. PMID: 25335964.

  • Morin SN, Lix LM, Leslie WD. The Importance of Previous Fracture Site on Osteoporosis Diagnosis and Incident Fractures in Women. J Bone Miner Res. 2014 Jul;29(7):1675-80. PMID: 24535832.

  • Langsetmo L, Kreiger N, Berger C, Hanley DA, Whiting S, Genest J, Hodsman A, Morin SN, Kovacs CS, Jamal SA, Prior JC, Lentle B, Brown JP, Patel M, Anastasiades T, Towheed T, Goltzman D, on behalf of the CaMos Nutrition Working Group. Calcium and Vitamin D Intake and Mortality: Results from the Canadian Multi-Centre Osteoporosis Study (CaMos). J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Jul;98(7):3010-8. PMID: 23703722.

  • Morin S, Azimaee M, Lix LM, Metge C, Majumdar SR, Leslie WD. Institutionalization Following Incident Non-Traumatic Fractures in Community Dwelling Men and Women. Osteoporos Int (2012) 23:2381–2386. PMID: 22008882.