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HEALYAC Meeting 4

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 […]

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HEALYAC Meeting 3

During our third YAC meeting, we had master’s students, Drew Bowman and Alexander Wray, present their research projects and education. Bowman introduced her study on food environment audits and Wray presented his education on urban planning. Bowman asked our youth group their opinions regarding food audits and what characteristics of food advertisements catches their attention. […]

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HEALYAC Meeting 2

During our second HEAL YAC meeting, guest speaker Dr. Christina Ergler, from the University of Otago presented her research conducted in Auckland, New Zealand. Christina is a faculty member in the Department of Geography at the University of Otago in New Zealand. Her research lies at the cross-roads of geography, sociology, and public health in […]

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