Research Members

Scott Lear, Director

Cardiovascular and chronic disease prevention and management
Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences and the Department of Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology, SFU
Pfizer/Heart and Stroke Foundation Chair in Cardiovascular Prevention Research, St. Paul's Hospital

Jennifer Black

Social determinants of health and dietary choices
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Land and Food Systems, UBC                                                        

Robert Hogg

Population health research in HIV/AIDS, antiretroviral therapy and marginalized populations
Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, SFU

Senior Research Scientist, BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS

Dawn Mackey

Injury prevention, mobility and physical activity promotion in older adults
Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology, SFU
Member, UBC Centre for Hip Health and Mobility, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute

Stephen Robinovitch

Injury prevention and mobility in older adults
Professor, Department of Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology, and School of Engineering Science, SFU
Canada Research Chair (Tier III), Biomedical Engineering

Miriam Rosin

Oral cancer prevention and management
Professor, Department of Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology, SFU
Senior Scientist, Cancer Control Research, BC Cancer Research Agency
Clinical Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of British Columbia

Nadine Schuurman

Geographic Information Science and health geography
Professor, Department of Geography, SFU                                                                                              

David Whitehurst

Health economics       
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, SFU                                                                       

Meghan Winters

Transportation, city design and health
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, SFU

Member, UBC Centre for Hip Health and Mobility, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute