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Applications are Now Open for the HEALYAC 2022-23!

The HEALab is thrilled to announce that applications for the HEALYAC 2022-23 are now open! The purpose of the HEALYAC is to integrate youth voices, perspectives, and expertise into research on young people’s health and wellbeing. The YAC is how we implement an overarching participatory approach that sees research as with and for youth. The […]

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New Study: The Proof Is in the Pudding: Using a Randomized Controlled Trial to Evaluate the Long-Term Effectiveness of a Household Food Waste Reduction Intervention During the COVID-19 Pandemic

A team of researchers led by Haley Everitt with Paul van der Werf, Jamie A. Seabrook, and Jason A. Gilliland recently published an article entitled: “The Proof Is in the Pudding: Using a Randomized Controlled Trial to Evaluate the Long-Term Effectiveness of a Household Food Waste Reduction Intervention During the COVID-19 Pandemic.” To halve per […]

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How to build and maintain effective community-engaged research practices

The Human Environments Analysis Lab (HEAL) at Western University, and the Town and Gown Association of Ontario recently hosted a conversation on how to build and maintain effective community-engaged research practices. Shawna Lewkowitz, a local community organizer and current HEAL PhD student moderated the conversation between Dr. Jason Gilliland, Director of the HEAL; Sarah Merritt, […]

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