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Cecilia Bukutu

Cecilia Bukutu
Dean of Science, Professor, Public Health
Tel: 780-479-9233
Office: HA228
Email: cecilia.bukutu@concordia.ab.ca

Key Courses:

ENVH511 Health Risk Assessment I
ENVH551 Communicable Diseases Control
ENVH552 Epidemiology
ENVH561 Applied Research Project in Health Sciences
ENVH571 Field Experience in Public Health Inspection
ENVH611 Health Risk Assessment 


PhD, Epidemiology, University of Cambridge, UK
MPhil, Epidemiology,  University of Cambridge, UK
BScHons, Environmental Health, Flinders University, Australia


Institute of Health Sciences, City University London, UK
Pediatrics Department, FoMD, University of Alberta, Canada

Research Interests:

Surveillance and Health Safety Research
Health and well-being of children and youth
Environmental Public Health

Selected Publications:

Bukutu, C and Vohra,S. (2023). Complementary Therapies for Renal Diseases. 10.1007/978-3-031-11665-0_72.

Ajibade T,  Bukutu C, Marinkovic A, Okorie C, Izurieta R, Adekunle S. (2023) A Systematic Review of the Knowledge and Training of Food Service Workers on Food Allergies. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=4350290 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.4350290

Fowler TA, Bukutu C, & Coker-Farrell E. (2021). Anti-Black racism is not a ‘consensual schoolyard fight.’. The Conversation. https://theconversation. com/anti-black-racism-is-nota-consensual-schoolyard-fight-160134

Ismond KP, Bukutu C and Vohra S (2018) Chapter 23: Mindfulness-Based Therapy and Heart Health. In: Watson RR, Zibadi S. Lifestyle in Heart Health and Disease. https://www.elsevier.com/books/lifestyle-in-heart-health-and-disease/watson/978-0-12-811279-3

Shamseer L, Sampson M, Bukutu C, Schmid C H, Nikles J, Tate R et al. (2015) CONSORT extension for reporting N-of-1 trials (CENT) 2015: Explanation and elaboration BMJ 2015; 350 :h1793 doi:10.1136/bmj.h1793

Punja S, Bukutu C, Shamseer L, Sampson M, Hartling L, Urichuk L, Vohra S. (2014)Systematic review of the methods, statistical analysis, and meta-analysis of N-of-1 trials. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology.

Publications List Click on https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=tygatKIAAAAJ&hl=en


Selected Presentations:

Bukutu C. (Keynote) Health-Related Communication Research: Making Science Accessible. MacEwan University. Undergraduate Biology Educators of Alberta (UBEA), Just keep pivoting: Innovations in pedagogy and creating an inclusive learning environment. May 12, 2022.

Bukutu C. (Workshop Facilitator) Using Storytelling to effectively communicate research. RNA Collaborative Lightning Talks Workshop April 27, 2022,  Canada. RNA Innovation Program based out of the University of Lethbridge.

Bukutu C. (Presenter) Health Information-Seeking and Behaviour Among Postsecondary Students During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Concordia University Research Symposium: Results of CUE’s Special Call for Research Projects on COVID-19.  November 9, 2021, Edmonton, Canada. 

Bukutu C. (Presenter) Allergy Knowledge, Practices, Attitudes, And Training In Alberta’s Food Establishment. Concordia University Research Symposium. April 15, 2021, Edmonton, Canada

Bukutu C. (Presenter) Public Health Simulation lab (Slab) at CUE. VR After Dark Displays Power of Innovation in Health Care Training. October 22, 2019, Edmonton, Canada.