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Valerie L. Elliot

104 Clinic Place, P.O. Box 23, Saskatoon, SK, S7N 2Z4


  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Psychology, University of Saskatchewan (2012)
    • Minor in Crime, Law and Justice Studies
  • Master of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan (2018)

Role at the Centre

Valerie joined the Centre as a Research Assistant in January 2014 and worked on projects including the Saskatchewan Rural Health Study, the Saskatchewan Farm Injury Project Phase II and the First Nations Lung Health Study. Since April 2017 Valerie has been working with the Rural Dementia Action Research (RaDAR) team.


Towards a deeper understanding of parenting on farms: a qualitative study

Valerie Elliot, Allison Cammer, William Pickett, Barbara Marlenga, Joshua Lawson, James Dosman, Louise Hagel, Niels Koehncke, Catherine Trask  for the Saskatchewan Farm Injury Cohort Team (2018). PLOS ONE 13(9): e0203842. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0203842

Resilience of Farm Women Working the Third Shift.  Valerie Elliot, Louise Hagel, James Dosman, Masud Rana, Josh Lawson, Barbara Marlenga, Catherine Trask, William Pickett, Saskatchewan Farm Injury Cohort Study Team (2018). Journal of Agromedicine, 23:1, 70-77, DOI: 10.1080/1059924X.2017.1384421

Cohort Profile: The Saskatchewan Rural Health Study - Adult Component. Punam Pahwa, Masud Rana, William Pickett, Chandima P. Karunanayake, Khalid Amin, Niels Koehncke, Valerie Elliot, Louise Hagel, Josh Lawson, Donna Rennie, Shelley Kirychuk, Bonnie Janzen, Roland Dyck, James Dosman (2018). BMC Research Notes, 11:191. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13104-018-3294-9

Exposure to agricultural hazards among children who visit farms.  William Pickett, Nathan King, Barbara Marlenga, Joshua Lawson, Louise Hagel, Valerie Elliot, James A Dosman, Saskatchewan Farm Injury Cohort Study Team (2018). Exposure to agricultural hazards among children who visit farms, Paediatrics & Child Health, https://doi.org/10.1093/pch/pxy015

Longitudinal changes in prevalence of chronic bronchitis in rural people.  Punam Pahwa, Masud Rana, Chandima Karunanayake, Louise Hagel, Valerie Elliot, Josh Lawson, Donna Rennie, Ambikaipakan Senthilselvan, James Dosman, Saskatchewan Rural Health Study Research Team  (2016). European Respiratory Journal, 48: PA4917; DOI: 10.1183/13993003.congress-2016.PA4917