Sir Michael Marmot has led research groups on health inequalities for over 35 years, and is widely seen as a leader in the study of the social determinants of health.
Laurie Hoffman-Goetz PhD, MPH
Lorie Donelle RN, PhD
Rukhsana Ahmed PhD
This speaking engagement will offer an introduction to thei authors' book “Health Literacy in Canada – A Primer for Students”.
Why do we need health literacy?
The Faculties of Science, Engineering and Applied Health Sciences invite the public to attend an evening lecture and discussion to explore the science behind the Ebola virus. Please register for a ticket to attend this free event.
Join members of University of Waterloo's Geriatric Health Systems Research Group to discuss what our findings suggest patients, family members, and health care providers can do to make transitions in care as smooth as possible.
Join us for the 2014 Applied Health Sciences Grad Formal. Students, faculty, and staff are all invited to join in for an evening of dinner, dancing, and laughs. Tickets will go on sale in the foyer and will be announced closer to the sale date. The event will take place at the KW Hotel and Conference Centre in downtown Kitchener.
Applied Health Sciences graduating students are invited to join special alumni guests - including Bob Hunter (BSc '76, Kinesiology), Charlie Johnstone (BA ’90, Recreation & Business) and Janette Smith (BSc '87, Health), their favourite AHS professors, and Dean Susan Elliott, as they offer congratulations and inspiring words of advice. Light refreshments will be served.