Monthly Archives: June 2020

HEAL Faculty Associate awarded UWO COVID Catalyst Grant

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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HEALYAC 2019-2020: Meeting 14

         In this meeting, the council discussed plans for the upcoming term (2020-2021) for the HEALYAC. At a past meeting, the council decided to continue its bi-weekly meetings throughout the summer to further work on the QuaranTEENing project. The council term usually ends at this time of year (June), but given COVID-19 […]

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HEAL Alumni Profile: Bridget Irwin

Bridget Irwin from at ICES North / Health Sciences North Research Institute shares her graduate experience and research from the HEAL. Bridget completed her MSc in Epidemiology and Biostatistics with Dr. Jason Gilliland and Dr. Mark Speechley at the HEAL in 2018. During her studies with the HEAL, Bridget evaluated the impact of the Healthy […]

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