Stephana Cherak

Graduate Student

Department of Community Health Sciences


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Areas of Expertise

  • Administrative Health Data
  • Critical Care
  • Epidemiology
  • Knowledge Translation
  • Psychiatry
  • Systematic Reviews

Biography

Stephana Cherak is a PhD Candidate in the Departments of Community Health Sciences and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Calgary. Stephana received her BSc in Biochemistry from the University of Calgary and her MSc in Pharmacology from the University of Alberta. Her research uses methods in patient and family-centered critical care. Her current work examines the role of family in caring for the critically ill. Stephana is also involved in the Fundamentals of Epidemiology and Advanced Epidemiology courses in the Department of Community Health Sciences graduate program.


Publications

Cherak, Stephana J; Rosgen, Brianna K; Amarbayan, Mungunzul; Plotnikoff, Kara; Wollny, Krista; Stelfox, Henry T; Fiest, Kirsten M; ,Impact of social media interventions and tools among informal caregivers of critically ill patients after patient admission to the intensive care unit: A scoping review,PloS one,15,9,e0238803,2020,"Public Library of Science San Francisco, CA USA" View it here.

Cherak, Stephana J; Soo, Andrea; Brown, Kyla N; Ely, E Wesley; Stelfox, Henry T; Fiest, Kirsten M; ,Development and validation of delirium prediction model for critically ill adults parameterized to ICU admission acuity,PloS one,15,8,e0237639,2020,"Public Library of Science San Francisco, CA USA" View it here.

Cherak, Stephana J; Fiest, Kirsten M; VanderSluis, Laura; Basualdo-Hammond, Carlota; Lorenzetti, Diane L; Buhler, Sue; Stadnyk, Janet; Driedger, Lorna; Hards, Lori; Gramlich, Leah; ,Nutrition interventions in populations with mental health conditions: a scoping review,"Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism",,999,1-11,2020,NRC Research Press View it here.

Cherak, Stephana; ,Out of office replies and what they can say about you,Natur,578,7793,179-180,2020, View it here.