About the School of HAHP
At the School of Health and Human Performance, our interprofessional learning environment encourages you to build your critical-thinking skills while exploring how leisure and recreational activities enhance and impact our lives. You could learn about injury prevention and athletic performance, or the benefits of leisure activities in different groups such as cancer survivors and home-based workers. Find out more.
HAHP in Dal News
Accredited and inspired
The Faculty of Computer Science's accreditation by the Canadian Information Processing Society has been renewed — an accomplishment that speaks to the continued quality of its programs and opportunities for students.
Rowe students impress at Vermont Case Competition
Student Andrew Faircloth was the top undergraduate presenter and his teammates earned a best-ever finish in the international Family Enterprise Case Competition at the University of Vermont.
Ready, set... reduce!
Dalhousie's annual Ecolympics showdown kicks off Friday, with students from across campus competing to lower their energy and water consumption. Learn how you can take part.
Celebrating student‑athlete success
Nearly 90 of Dalhousie's stellar varsity student-athletes were celebrated at the 16th annual Academic All-Canadians Luncheon, an event recognizing impressive academic achievement.
Membership of Dentistry task force announced
University of Ottawa Professor Don McRae and human rights lawyer Nitya Iyer will join Professor Constance Backhouse on the Task Force on Misogyny, Sexism and Homophobia in the Faculty of Dentistry.
Faculty & Research
Our professors aren't only dedicated to student education, they're also active researchers. From the physiology of exercise, HIV/AIDS prevention, and gender-based analysis of health policies to Aboriginal health issues, professors in HAHP are investigating cuttng-edge topics in health and recreation research - all with the goal of making society a better place to live. Find out how you can contribute.