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  • January 18, 2021

    January 18, 2021

    FHS professor Maya Gislason has received a MSFHR 2020 Scholar Award to help her research the effects of climate change on children’s health.

  • January 14, 2021

    January 14, 2021

    Challis has illuminated the role of fetal development in onset of disease, advocated for enhanced collaboration and funding in health sciences research and mentored generations of researchers and contributors.

  • January 11, 2021

    January 11, 2021

    FHS professor Travis Salway and his collaborators surveyed and interviewed over 9,000 LGBTQ2+ individuals, finding 1 in 10 had experienced so-called “conversion therapy”. The team is using their data to advocate for legislation, education, and supports to address ongoing conversion therapy in Canada.

Featured alumni

I moderated a panel on behalf of youths, spoke with UNAIDS, the World Health Organization, and the Sloan Kettering Cancer Institute, on the subject of global health crises.

Nicola Toffelmire, MPH

Read more about how Nicola’s studies prepared her for a new role at the World Health Organization.

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