New HEAL study identifies factors associated with household food waste disposal in the City of Toronto

A team of researchers led by HEAL Senior Research Associate Dr. Paul van der Werf, with Kristian Larsen, Jamie A. Seabrook and Jason Gilliland, recently published a study entitled:  “How Neighbourhood Food Environments and a Pay-as-You-Throw (PAYT) Waste Program Impact Household Food Waste Disposal in the City of Toronto.” It is estimated that 30-40% of […]

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Nicolas Woods and Rachel Brown Successfully Defend their MSc Theses

The HEAL would like to congratulate Nicolas Woods and Rachel Brown who successfully defended their theses under the supervision of Dr. Jamie Seabrook in 2020. Smart APPetite Nicolas Woods successfully defended his MSc thesis titled Breakfast Consumption and Diet Quality of Teens in Southwestern Ontario. Nicolas completed his MSc in Epidemiology and Biostatistics under the supervision of Dr. Jamie Seabrook. During his […]

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HEAL Alumni Profile: Dr. Trish Tucker

Dr. Trish Tucker from Western University shares her work, research, and graduate experience with the HEAL. Trish completed an independent study with Dr. Jason Gilliland at the HEAL when she was in her PhD. She then worked as a Research Assistant on one of Jason’s Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) projects, which became the […]

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