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HEAL awarded CIHR Project Scheme Grant to study Active & Safe Routes to School

HEAL awarded CIHR Project Scheme Grant to study Active & Safe Routes to School

HEAL Director, Dr. Jason Gilliland and collaborators received a Project Scheme Grant from the Canadian Institute of Health Research to study Active & Safe Routes to School’s School Travel Planning program from 2020 to 2025. The project is called Examining the influence of a school travel planning intervention on children’s travel behaviour, physical activity, and exposure to pollution around […]

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HEAL Graduate Student Profile: Alexander (AJ) Wray

Alexander (AJ) Wray from Western University shares his experience, research, and role as a current HEAL graduate student. AJ is in his second year of the Master of Arts program in Geography, supervised by Dr. Jason Gilliland in the HEAL. His studies focus on how outdoor advertising influences teenagers’ visits to retail food outlets in […]

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Rachel Schofield Martin – Public Lecture

Creative Collaborations in Education for Health Outcomes! Rachel Schofield Martin presents many innovative ideas for nutrition and health education being deployed and tested in District scolaire francohpone Sud – Nouveau Brunswick. The Children’s Health and the Environment Workshop & Symposium (CHEWS) was held at Western University with the support of The Lawson Foundation. The conference […]

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