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Active School Travel Post-COVID-19: Dr. Andrew Clark featured on London Cycle Link’s Weekly Webcast

HEAL Senior Project Coordinator, Dr. Andrew Clark, was a guest of Daniel Hall and Luis Patricio on their Cycling into the Future Webcast. Dr. Clark was joined by Thames Valley District School Board Environmental Education Learning Coordinator and long time HEAL collaborator Erin Mutch to discuss Active School Travel post-COVID. During their 45-minute conversation, they […]

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QuaranTEENing: Understanding The Impacts of Physical Distancing On The Health & Habits of Teens

The COVID-19 pandemic and physical distancing measures present a unique and urgent opportunity to improve our understanding of how different environments impact the wellbeing and health-related habits of teens.  The HEAL Youth Advisory Council (HEALYAC) in collaboration with Dr. Gilliland and his research team are conducting a project to examine the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and physical distancing […]

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HEAL Faculty Associate awarded UWO COVID Catalyst Grant

HEAL Faculty Associate, Dr. Saverio Stranges from the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at Western University, was awarded the UWO COVID Catalyst Grant for his project entitled, “The development and implementation of a real-time geospatial surveillance portal to monitor the spread of epidemics and pandemics in local communities”. The research team includes Dr. Jason Gilliland […]

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