We're building healthy futures

Committed to improving the quality of life for individuals and communities through innovative education and research activities, the Faculty of Health (formerly Applied Health Sciences) is a leader in the development of strategies that prevent disease and injury, protect and promote healthy living, optimize physical ability, and improve well-being across the life course.

Where will the future take you?

In high school and applying to university? Check out our undergraduate programs to find your fit.

Considering grad school? Learn more about graduate studies in applied health sciences.

Interested in working with us? See positions available.

  1. June 1, 2020COVID-19 experts in Faculty of Health

    Faculty members in the Faculty of Health have been commenting on various aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

  2. Apr. 7, 2021Waterloo researchers lead remote wearable technology program
    Wearable tech

    Persons with neurodegenerative diseases can monitor at home

  3. Apr. 6, 2021AI-powered symptom checkers can help health-care systems deal with COVID-19 burden
    Women in bed holding iPad

    AI-powered symptom checkers can potentially reduce the number of people going to in-person clinics during the pandemic, but first, researchers say, people need to know they exist.

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  1. Apr. 27, 20212021 Faculty of Health Grad Class Send-Off

    Graduating students from the Faculty of Health are invited to join Dean Lili Liu, professors, and staff at a virtual celebration of the class of 2021!

    Event Schedule - Tuesday, April 27

    7:00 - 7:30 p.m. - Formal remarks

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