I am an infectious disease pediatrician with special interest in translating research findings into day-to-day clinical practice and preventing infections in immunocompromised children.


Perinatal health care providers' approaches to recommending and providing pertussis vaccination in pregnancy: a qualitative study.
CMAJ open
Mijovic H and Greyson D and Gemmell E and Trottier MÈ and Vivion M and Graham JE and Dubé È and Bettinger JA
DOI: 10.9778/cmajo.20190215
PubMed: 32414884

A teenager with migrating leg pains and anemia
Pediatrics in Review
Eckbo, E.J. and Mijovic, H. and Rathgeber, S. and Armstrong, K. and Kollmann, T.R.
DOI: 10.1542/pir.2018-0042

Barriers and enablers of implementing bubble Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP): Perspectives of health professionals in Malawi
Nyondo-Mipando, A.L. and Kinshella, M.-L.W. and Bohne, C. and Suwedi-Kapesa, L.C. and Salimu, S. and Banda, M. and Newberry, L. and Njirammadzi, J. and Hiwa, T. and Chiwaya, B. and Chikoti, F. and Vidler, M. and Dube, Q. and Molyneux, E. and Mfutso-Bengo, J. and Goldfarb, D.M. and Kawaza, K. and Mijovic, H.
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0228915

Contribution of Real-Time Xpert MTB/RIF Testing to Establishing Early Diagnosis of Pediatric Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis in a Nonendemic Setting: A Case Series
Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal
Mijovi?, H. and Al-Nasser, Y. and Al-Rawahi, G.N. and Roberts, A.D.
DOI: 10.1097/INF.0000000000002488

Running out of options: Extensively drug-resistant urinary tract infection in an infant
Paediatrics and Child Health (Canada)
Mijovic, H. and Wakeham, S. and Ng, K. and Al-Rawahi, G.N. and Tilley, P. and Ho, L. and Roberts, A.
DOI: 10.1093/pch/pxz048

Challenges and opportunities of school-based HPV vaccination in Canada
Human Vaccines and Immunotherapeutics
Dubé, E. and Gagnon, D. and Clément, P. and Bettinger, J.A. and Comeau, J.L. and Deeks, S. and Guay, M. and MacDonald, S. and MacDonald, N.E. and Mijovic, H. and Paragg, J. and Rubincam, C. and Sauvageau, C. and Steenbeck, A. and Wilson, S.
DOI: 10.1080/21645515.2018.1564440

To LP or not to LP? Identifying the Etiology of Pediatric Meningitis
Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal
Mijovic, H. and Sadarangani, M. and Sadarangani, M.
DOI: 10.1097/INF.0000000000002313

Finding Gory-bringing home an unwanted aquatic traveler
Paediatrics and Child Health (Canada)
Mijovic, H. and Henkelman, E. and Goldfarb, D.M.
DOI: 10.1093/pch/pxx213

What does the literature tell us about health workers' experiences of task-shifting projects in sub-Saharan Africa? A systematic, qualitative review
Journal of Clinical Nursing
Mijovic, H. and McKnight, J. and English, M.
DOI: 10.1111/jocn.13349

Antibiotic prophylaxis for urinary tract infections in antenatal hydronephrosis
Braga, L.H. and Mijovic, H. and Farrokhyar, F. and Pemberton, J. and DeMaria, J. and Lorenzo, A.J.
DOI: 10.1542/peds.2012-1870

Parent and healthcare provider views of live varicella vaccination of pediatric solid organ transplant recipients
Pediatric Transplantation
Brian Condran and Melissa Kervin and Catherine Burton and Tom D Blydt-Hansen and Shaun K. Morris and Manish Sadarangani and Anthony Otley and Elaine Yong and Hana Mitchell and Julie A. Bettinger and Karina A. Top
DOI: 10.1111/petr.14609

Methodological Insights, Advantages and Innovations Manuscript Title: Lessons Learned in Conducting Qualitative Healthcare Research Interviews in Malawi: A Qualitative Evaluation
International Journal of Qualitative Methods
Suwedi-Kapesa, L.C. and Kinshella, M.-L.W. and Mitchell, H. and Vidler, M. and Dube, Q. and Goldfarb, D.M. and Kawaza, K. and Nyondo-Mipando, A.L.
DOI: 10.1177/16094069231153610

What do adolescents think about vaccines? Systematic review of qualitative studies
PLOS Global Public Health
Hana Mitchell and Rebecca Lim and Prubjot K. Gill and Joban Dhanoa and Ève Dubé and Julie A. Bettinger
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgph.0001109

Suitable but requiring support: How the midwifery model of care offers opportunities to counsel the vaccine hesitant pregnant population
Wendy Pringle and Devon Greyson and Janice E. Graham and Ève Dubé and Hana Mitchell and Marie-Ève Trottier and Robyn Berman and Margaret L. Russell and Shannon E. MacDonald and Julie A. Bettinger
DOI: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2022.07.055

Mycobacterium fortuitum peritoneal dialysis-related peritonitis in a child: A case report and review of the literature
Official Journal of the Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease Canada
Kathryn Haubrich and Cherry Mammen and Inna Sekirov and Hana Mitchell
DOI: 10.3138/jammi-2021-0029

Bacterial meningitis in children: Neurological complications, associated risk factors, and prevention
Zainel, A. and Mitchell, H. and Sadarangani, M.
DOI: 10.3390/microorganisms9030535

Intentions of public school teachers in British Columbia, Canada to receive a COVID-19 vaccine
Vaccine: X
Racey, C.S. and Donken, R. and Porter, I. and Albert, A. and Bettinger, J.A. and Mark, J. and Bonifacio, L. and Dawar, M. and Gagel, M. and Kling, R. and Mema, S. and Mitchell, H. and Roe, I. and Ogilvie, G. and Sadarangani, M.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jvacx.2021.100106

A mother with Salmonella mastitis and a baby with Salmonella bacteremia
Canadian Family Physician
Mitchell, H. and Ebbeson, R. and Maclean, M. and Hajek, J.
DOI: 10.46747/cfp.6710747

Pharmacological Treatment for Patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019: Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials
Abu-Raya, B. and Mijovic, H. and Donken, R. and Cabrera, A. and Kitchin, V. and Chow, R. and Leishman, R. and Pan, C. and Paquette, V. and Roberts, A. and Sadarangani, M.
DOI: 10.2139/ssrn.3696883

Pharmacological treatment for patients with coronavirus disease 2019: systematic review of randomized controlled trials
Abu-Raya, B. and Mijovic, H. and Donken, R. and Cabrera, A. and Kitchin, V. and Chow, R. and Leishman, R. and Pan, C. and Paquette, V. and Roberts, A. and Sadarangani, M.
DOI: 10.21203/rs.3.rs-90401

Antibiotic prophylaxis for urinary tract infections in antenatal hydronephrosis
Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey
Braga, L.H. and Mijovic, H. and Farrokhyar, F. and Pemberton, J. and Demaria, J. and Lorenzo, A.J.
DOI: 10.1097/01.ogx.0000430378.07122.a7


Give it Your Best Shot - short film and continuous medical education events for healthcare providers
This knowledge translation project explores strategies for vaccine counselling in different healthcare settings and provides opportunities for multidisciplinary discussion and collaboration among BC frontline healthcare providers.

Optimizing Vaccine Uptake in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients
Children who have had organ transplant are at increased risk of infections, including infections with vaccine preventable diseases. This project will collect baseline data on vaccine uptake rates after solid organ transplant at BCCH and identify opportunities and strategies for optimizing vaccination uptake.


BC Immunization Committee

Research Group Members

Gabriel Blank, Pediatrics Resident