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CBC Listen: Dr. Jason Gilliland morning interview on London’s primary health care accessibility

CBC Listen: Dr. Jason Gilliland morning interview on London’s primary health care accessibility

During his nterview with Julianne Hazlewood, this morning Director, Jason Gilliland shares findings on access to primary care in London, Ontario from the HEAL team’s recently published study in the journal PLOSone. Accessibility to a primary care provider was studied, either a family doctor or nurse practitioner based on distribution and geographical proximity. The team focused on […]

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HEALYAC Meeting 4

During meeting 4, the Human Environments Analysis Laboratory discussed the importance of research ethics with our council. As an introduction, our council watched the documentary, “Three Identical Strangers.” The documentary talked about the famous ‘The Neubauer twin experiment’ and  consequences of conducting a study without ethical standards. The HEAL-YAC later engaged in a group discussion […]

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HEALYAC Meeting 2

During our second HEAL YAC meeting, guest speaker Dr. Christina Ergler, from the University of Otago presented her research conducted in Auckland, New Zealand. Christina is a faculty member in the Department of Geography at the University of Otago in New Zealand. Her research lies at the cross-roads of geography, sociology, and public health in […]

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