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School of Health Administration  –  Research, News
Monday, July 12, 2021
Dr. Jeanna Parsons Leigh, assistant professor in the School of Health Administration, is among researchers from the Faculties of Arts and Social Sciences, Engineering, Science, and Health, that have been named as Dalhousie’s newest Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Chairs. The Killam Chairs are awarded to academics of the highest distinction at Dalhousie with appointments of up to five years.
School of Health Administration  –  Research, News
Tuesday, June 8, 2021
Misinformation about COVID-19 is still circulating over one year into the pandemic and experts say the claims are not only false but also dangerous.
Robert Zed  –  News
Thursday, May 27, 2021
Through providing leadership around the renewal of the public health system in Nova Scotia since 2007, Dr. Robert Strang has worked tirelessly for better health care for Nova Scotians.
School of Health Administration  –  Research
Thursday, April 22, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has led to global shortages in the resources required to care for critically ill patients and to protect frontline healthcare providers. This study investigated physicians’ perceptions and experiences of caring for critically ill patients in the context of actual or anticipated resource strain during the COVID-19 pandemic, and explored implications for the healthcare workforce and the delivery of patient care.
School of Health Administration  –  Events, Research
Friday, March 26, 2021
In this session, Dr. Catherine Mah (MD, FRCPC, PhD) will draw on her wealth of experiences leading scholarship and grant review committees to assist students in preparing for post-graduate life. Sign up for this on Eventbright
School of Health Administration  –  Research
Monday, March 8, 2021
Differences in SES factors between non-Indigenous and Indigenous populations account for 25.7, 10.2 and 5.8% of the gap in distress level, suicide ideation and suicide plan in Canada.
School of Health Administration  –  Events, Research
Tuesday, February 16, 2021
Dr. Jeanna Parsons Leigh Jeanna Parsons Leigh is Medical Sociologist and Assistant Professor in the School of Health Administration at Dalhousie University. She is currently leading a CIHR funded program of research to document levels of public awareness and understanding of COVID-19 in Canada with the ultimate goal to educate, engage and empower Canadians toward improved health literacy.
School of Health Administration  –  Research, News
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
By examining Atlantic Canadians’ diets and purchasing in-depth, we can better understand how the pandemic will affect nutrition and health. More importantly, we can help governments to design economic and social policies that support healthy eating for all—during and after the pandemic.
John MacPhee - Chronicle Herald  –  Research
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Canadians worked hard at the peak of the first COVID-19 wave to get credible information on the virus, according to an online national survey conducted last spring.
Stephanie Brown (with files from Dawn Morrison, Monash University and The Arnhem Land Progress Aboriginal Corporation)  –  Research
Friday, October 9, 2020
Catherine L. Mah (School of Health Administration, HPI) co-designed the study with her frequent collaborator and Chief Investigator A (equivalent to NPI) Julie Brimblecombe (Monash University). Dr. Mah is the Canada Research Chair in Promoting Healthy Populations in the Faculty of Health and an Associate Professor. The project is the latest in a continuing collaboration between Dr. Mah and nutrition researchers and community partners from Australia.
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