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Mar. 31, 2014 IN THE MEDIA: Researcher argues lifestyle changes key to preventing cancer

… On Friday morning the Canadian Cancer Society of Waterloo Region kicked off its annual Daffodil Month campaign in Kitchener, featuring keynote speaker David Hammond, an associate professor of public health at the University of Waterloo.

Hammond graduated from the University of Waterloo with a PhD in psychology and has devoted his work to studying tobacco control and packaging, nutritional labelling and obesity prevention.

… "Up to one third of all cancers are preventable," he said, citing lifestyle changes as being at the core of prevention….

Mar. 27, 2014 Waterloo teams advance to national CASE Evaluation Society finals

On February 8, 2014, student teams from Waterloo’s School of Public Health and Health Systems claimed two of the three finalist spots in Round One of the 2014 Case Evaluation Society (CES-CESEF) Case Competition.

Mar. 26, 2014 IN THE MEDIA: Health Studies student featured in Toronto Star story on benefits of co-op

Five co-op work terms at Toronto's Sunnybrook Health Sciences centre led to researching improvements in radiation treatments for cancer patients and presenting findings to physicians, fellows and med school residents from around the world.

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