Lessons for Children’s Food Environments at Home and at School

Dr. Rachel Engler-Stringer from the University of Saskatchewan presents ‘Lessons for Children’s Food Environments at Home and at School: Contexts and Interventions for Health Equity’ at CHEWS. The Children’s Health and the Environment Workshop & Symposium (CHEWS) was held at Western University with the support of The Lawson Foundation.

Read More

Introducing our Youth Advisory Council!

Are you a high school student? Are you interested in developing your leadership skills? Do you want to be involved with youth research in your community? If so, we want to hear from you! The HEALab at Western University have been developing a Youth Advisory Council (HEAL YAC) that will include high school students from […]

Read More

Dr Stephanie Coen a CIHR Postdoctoral Fellow!

Congratulations to Dr. Stephanie Coen, a postdoctoral associate with the HEALab working with supervisor Dr. Jason Gilliland, who was recently awarded a 2-year fellowship from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) for her project entitled “Environmental influences on gendered inequities in physical activity: Centring young people’s experiences.” Coen notes that while gender differences in […]

Read More