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Waterloo's School of Public Health Sciences is training a new generation of leaders, researchers and change agents to prepare for and respond to the complex adaptive systems that affect health and health care.

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Our undergraduate programs, and professional and research-based graduate programs prepare learners for these opportunities. Join us as we seek innovative solutions to current and emerging challenges to health.

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Our researchers work closely with partners including ministries of health and health promotion, the World Health Organization, Public Health Agency of Canada, private industry, and many others to identify and understand health complex challenges and to develop relevant solutions.

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We celebrate diversity and challenge the social and structural factors that undermine health, including structural bias, social inequities, and racism.

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Tuesday, September 17, 2024 9:30 am - 10:30 am EDT (GMT -04:00)

The Australian Child Maltreatment Study

Dr. James Scott, professor of child and youth psychiatry at The University of Queensland, presents The Australian Child Maltreatment Study: the first national survey to measure the prevalence of all five forms of child maltreatment and the associated health and psychosocial problems.