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
Preparing students for the public sector
The School of Public Administration's innovative Professional Development Program is a finalist for an IPAC/Deloitte Public Sector Leadership Award.
Not‑so‑secret 'staches: Dal flaunts its facial hair for Movember
Last Movember, Dalhousie finished as the top fundraising university per-capita in Canada. With the Rowe Mo Bros and Sistas leading the national rankings this year, Dal is once again finding fundraising success right under its nose.
Perspectives on Europe
The Dal-hosted European Union Centre of Excellence welcomed a number of prominent guest speakers this term, including ambassadors from the European Union and Poland.
Dalhousie welcomes NSERC's new president
Mario Pinto, the new president of the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council, was on campus earlier this month to talk to Dal researchers.
Sound and vision: Fountain School's Our Country's Good showcases light and audio talent
In addition to superb work from Dal's acting students, this week's performances of Timberlake Wertenbaker's play highlight the work of students and faculty in the Fountain School's technical programs.
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.