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Alfonso Iorio

Scientific Steering Committee

Alfonso Iorio, MD, PhD, FRCPC
Co-Lead, Knowledge Translation platform

Dr Iorio is an Associate Professor of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics and Medicine at McMaster University. He is Chief of the Health Information Research Unit with clinical service at the Congenital Bleeding Disorders Clinic at McMaster University Medical Centre (MUMC) and Thrombosis Service at the Juravinski and MUMC.

His main research interest is in targeting research results to individual specificities, joining knowledge translation, risk stratification, and usage of individual patient data databases. He is the principal investigator of three multicentric initiatives: CHESS (Canadian Hemophilia Surveillance Scheme), the Canadian “branch” of the EUHASS surveillance scheme for adverse effects of haemophilia treatment; CBDR (Canadian Bleeding Disorders Registry), the new clinical management software of the network of haemophilia clinics in Canada; and WAPPS-Hemo (Web Available Population Pharmacokinetics Service for Hemophilia), a web-based solution for simplified estimation of individual factor concentrate pharmacokinetic.

Dr Iorio is an Associate Editor for Blood Coagulation Disorders of the Cystic Fibrosis and Genetic Disorders Review Group of the Cochrane Collaboration, and Chair of the Data and Demographics Committee of the World Federation of Haemophilia (WFH).