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TTV Blog 4 – Emotionally Nuanced Questions by Purushoth Megarajah

TTV Blog 4 – Emotionally Nuanced Questions by Purushoth Megarajah

By: Purushoth Megarajah Qualitative research training has been incredibly enjoyable so far! I enjoy working with my peers and am grateful for the friendly and collaborative environment that has been fostered throughout our training sessions. This environment not only makes the training more enjoyable but also makes it easier to follow along and retain information […]

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2020 – 2021 Meeting Minutes Summary 3

First, HEAL researchers, AJ Wray and Haley Everitt, discussed their studies with the HEALYAC council members. In this meeting, the youth had a chance to learn an important aspect of research – Ethics. The HEALYAC was introduced to ethics by Katelyn Harris, a member of Western’s Non-Medical Research Ethics Board. This board is responsible for […]

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2020 – 2021 Meeting Minutes Summary 2

To start, the YAC had a fun icebreaker asking each other difficult but fun “would you rather” questions. Next, updates from the Teens Talk Vaping Study (TTV) were discussed to the council by the Youth Co-Facilitators. A HEAL researcher, Nick Woods, presented his research on the effects of skipping breakfast on the overall health and […]

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