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Generation Vape: HEAL youth advisory council bring a youth voice to the conversation

Generation Vape: HEAL youth advisory council bring a youth voice to the conversation

On March 10, 2020, representatives from the Human Environments Analysis Laboratory Youth Advisory Council (HEALYAC) presented at Generation Vape: The new era of lung injury, in partnership with researchers and clinicians from Lawson Health Research Institute and Western University’s Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry. The event provided an opportunity for the community to learn from clinical and youth experts about the health effects of […]

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HEAL youth advisory council calls to prohibit vaping in schools

London’s youth are troubled by the rising prevalence of vaping in public schools and are calling on local, provincial and federal governments to do something about it. The HEAL Youth Advisory Council (HEALYAC) from London, Ontario informs youth-related health research conducted by the Human Environments Analysis Laboratory (HEAL) at Western University. It represents the diverse […]

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HEALYAC Meeting 17

During this meeting the HEALYAC evaluated and edited the Vaping Position statement. Members discussed where to send this, including media, school boards, and the government.  Afterwards, the New Youth Co-Facilitator for the 2019-2020 term was introduced. Last, but not least, we cut some cake in appreciation of the members and their hard work and said […]

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