Thursday, May 13, 2021

New: School of Public Health Sciences

The School of Public Health and Health Systems is pleased to announce that our name has changed to the School of Public Health Sciences. The change will not be fully in effect until later this year, but most instances of the new name should be complete by September 1.

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Packaging and health warnings are key in discouraging youth from using cannabis

Person going to pay for a bag of cannabis using credit card.

As more countries consider legalizing non-medical cannabis, new research shows that prominent health warnings and less attractive packaging can reduce its appeal among young people.

Thursday, August 26, 2021

Waterloo developing a mobile alert app for missing people with dementia

Community member interacting with older adult in the outdoors

Researchers are working with community leaders to develop a mobile alert app to help locate missing people with dementia.

Thursday, August 19, 2021

Plinio Morita receives Ontario Early Researcher Award

Plinio Morita

Plinio Morita, a professor in the School of Public Health Sciences, has received an Early Researcher Award (ERA) from the Ontario government for his project, Mobilizing IoT-Based Health and Environmental Data for Increased Public Awareness.

Wednesday, August 4, 2021

MedAtlas wins Concept $5K startup competition

Margaret Mutumba.

MedAtlas, founded by Public Health and Health Systems doctoral student Margaret Mutumba, has won the Concept $5K challenge for Spring 2021.

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