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HEALYAC Meeting 7

HEALYAC Meeting 7

For meeting 7, a guest speaker from the Western Research Ethics Board, Katelyn Harris, went into great depth on research ethics and gave our members her perspective of what it is like when approving studies or sending them back for revision. This gave youth the opportunity to ask more questions like, “how research can be […]

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HEALYAC Meeting 6

During this meeting HEAL Master’s student, Drew Bowman, and Staff Co-Facilitator, approached the HEALYAC for input on her food environment audit project. First, Bowman gave a recap about food environment audits then introduced the topic of photo analysis. HEALYAC members analyzed 60 photos of fast-food billboards and posters by giving input on the size of […]

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HEALYAC Meeting 5

To increase collaboration within our council, HEALYAC members began testing out the functionality of “Slack,” an online communication method, to ensure all members are notified when updates are sent out. The discussion of “Three Identical Strangers” from meeting 4 was continued with more detail. The YAC learned about the significance of proper ethical procedures when […]

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