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Heather Jantzi Successfully Defends her MSc Thesis

Heather Jantzi Successfully Defends her MSc Thesis

The HEAL would like to congratulate Heather Jantzi who successfully defended her MSc thesis under the supervision of Dr. Jason Gilliland. SmartAPPetite Heather Jantzi successfully defended her thesis titled Smartphones for Smart Eating: Evaluating the Effectiveness of Smartphone Applications on Improving Adolescent Food Knowledge. Heather completed her Master of Science in Geography and Environment under […]

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Want to Participate our SmartAPPetite Research Study? Here’s How!

The HEAL is currently looking for high school youth to participate in our SmartAPPetite research study.  SmartAPPetite is a nutrition and healthy living smartphone app that provides users with scientifically valid information on how to eat healthy, and healthy living in general. The project invites high school aged teenagers from 13 to 19 years of age […]

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SmartAPPetite COVID Project is launched!

Today is the official launch of the COVID Pivot for the SmartAPPetite project, which is funded by the Heart & Stroke Foundation and the Canadian Institute for Health Research. This project is led by HEAL Director, Dr. Jason Gilliland (Western University), and HEAL Faculty Associates Dr. Colleen O’Connor (Brescia University College), Dr. Sean Doherty (Wilfrid […]

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