Food Policy Lab

Team Leader - Dr. Catherine Mah

Canada Research Chair in Promoting Healthy Populations

“No one disagrees that food insecurity is a serious problem and that it results from inadequate economic access to food, but there is disagreement on the solutions."

Current Projects/Latest News

  • Dietary change during COVID-19: A population-based study in Atlantic Canada to build evidence for government economic and social policy responses 
  • Partnerships to promote access to healthy food for all:
    A six-year international collaboration between researchers at Dalhousie, Monash University, Menzies School of Health Research, and the University of Queensland (UQ) has culminated in a $2 million award to fight food insecurity among Indigenous communities in remote Australia.

Team Member Profiles