Department of Health Sciences Tenure Track Position Public Presentations - May 3 & May 4

Event Date: 
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
AT 5035
Event Contact Name: 
Katie Berube
Event Contact Phone: 
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Department of Health Sciences Tenure Track Position Public Presentations - May 3 & May 4

Everyone is invited to attend the following candidate public presentations for the Tenure-Track position within the Department of Health Sciences at Lakehead University:

Dr. Anna Kone, Engaging in Health Services and Outcomes Research (Thursday, May 4, 3:00 pm, AT 5035).

Dr. Harriet Friedmann - Keynote Food Forum Speaker

Event Date: 
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 2:30pm to 5:30pm EST
Event Location: 
The Agora, Thunder Bay campus

Celebrating Our Authors Event

Event Date: 
Monday, March 6, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EST
Event Location: 
Chancellor Paterson Library
Please join us in the Celebrating Our Authors event where Dr. Charles Levkoe, Assistant Professor for the Department of Health Sciences will be discussing his recent publication of his new book "Conversations in Food Studies".  Other faculty members will also be discussing their recent published books on food studies.

The event is taking place on Monday, March 6 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm in the Chancellor Paterson Library, Thunder Bay campus.
 
See you there!

2 Talks - The Social Construction of Food Insecurity in Canada

Event Date: 
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 1:00pm to 9:00pm EST
Event Location: 
ATAC 5036 (Thunder Bay Campus) OA 2005 (Orillia Campus by Teleconference) & Waverly Public Library

Please join Dr. Elaine Power, Associate Professor in the School of Kinesiology and Health Studies at Queen's University in a two talks entitled, "The Social Construction of Food Insecurity in Canada" and "Building Food Security through a Universal Basic Income Guarantee".  

The Social Construction on Food talk is taking place from 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm at the Thunder Bay Campus in ATAC 5036.  

The Building Food Security talk is taking place from 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm, in Thunder Bay at the Waverley Public Library located at 285 Red River Road.  

 

MPH Thesis Proposal - K. Fernandes

Event Date: 
Friday, January 20, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm EST
Event Location: 
AT3004 - Thunder Bay Campus
Event Contact Name: 
Katie Berube
Event Contact Phone: 
766-7118
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Ms. Kassandra Fernandes, a Master of Public Health candidate in the Department of Health Sciences, will present her Thesis Proposal, "Exploring Older Adult Male Participation in a Free, Biweekly, Group-based, Indoor Walking Initiative".

Kassandra's committee members are: Dr. Helle Møller, Supervisor; Dr. Elaine Wiersma and Dr. Erin Pearson.

A copy of the thesis proposal is available for review in SN1006, Thunder Bay Campus.

 

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Dr. Rebecca Schiff - Homelessness, Mental Health, and Addictions Talk

Event Date: 
Friday, December 9, 2016 - 2:30pm EST
Event Location: 
RB2024

Dr. Rebecca Schiff, Assistant Professor, Department of Health Sciences has applied for Adjunct Status with the Department of Psychology and will be presenting a talk entitled Homelessness, Mental Health, and Additctions:  What do we know and where are we going?

 
Date: Friday, December 9
Time: 2:30 pm
Where: RB2024
 
Everyone is welcome!

MHSc Thesis Proposal - J. Lowey

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 9:00am to 12:00pm EST
Event Location: 
ATAC 5035, Thunder Bay Campus
Event Contact Name: 
Katie Berube
Event Contact Phone: 
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Ms. Jessica Lowey, a Master of Health Sciences candidate in the Department of Health Sciences, will present her Thesis Proposal, "Age and Sex Influences on Health Care Utilization through the Ontario Telemedicine Network", on:

DATE: Thursday, November 10, 2016
TIME: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
LOCATION: ATAC 5035 - Thunder Bay Campus

Jessica's Thesis Committee members are Dr. Vicki Kristman, Supervisor; Dr. Helle Møller, Dr. Wayne Warry, and Mr. John Hogenbirk.

A copy of Jessica's thesis is available for review in SN1006, Thunder Bay campus.

 

Health Researchers' Meet and Greet

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm EST
Event Location: 
Balmoral Street Centre

Please join CRaNHR and CERAH in a Meet and Greet for Lakehead University health researchers.  The event is taking place in the lobby of the Balmoral Street Centre from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm.  Drinks and snacks will be available while you learn more about the Centres and network with other Lakehead health researchers. 

Dr. Rebecca Schiff, Assistant Professor, Department of Health Sciences - CRaNHR Speaker

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EST
Event Location: 
Balmoral Street Centre, Room HS1029

Dr. Rebecca Schiff, Asssitant Professor in the Department of Health Sciences and CRaNHR Research Associate will be doing a presentation titled "Ethics and Health Research with Indigenous Peoples: Lessons from Newfoundland and Labrador".

 

 

 
 
 

CRaNHR Speaker - Dr. Helle Møller, Associate Professor, Department of Health Sciences

Event Date: 
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 11:30am to 12:30pm EDT
Event Location: 
Balmoral Street Centre, Room HS1029 (main floor)
Event Contact Name: 
Mary Ellen
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Poster - Presentation Dr. Helle Moller

Lakehead's Centre for Rural and Northern Health Research (CRaNHR) is hosting a discussion by Dr. Helle Møller entitled "Equity in Access to Maternal Care and Education in Northwestern Ontario".

Dr. Møller is an Associate Professor in the Department of Health Sciences. This study has explored the factors shaping birth experiences and preferences, choices, and decision-making for immigrant and Indigenous women in Northwestern Ontario. The aim is to increase facilitators and reduce barriers to preferred birthing choices and healthy birthing outcomes.

 

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