Archives

HEALYAC Meeting 6

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

HEALYAC Meeting 4

During meeting 4, the Human Environments Analysis Laboratory discussed the importance of research ethics with our council. As an introduction, our council watched the documentary, “Three Identical Strangers.” The documentary talked about the famous ‘The Neubauer twin experiment’ and  consequences of conducting a study without ethical standards. The HEAL-YAC later engaged in a group discussion […]

Read More