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IHPME GSU Lunch and Learn – Dr. Stephen Hwang

April 25, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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Dr. Stephen Hwang, Director Centre for Urban Health Solutions, St. Michael’s HospitalLunch and Learn poster with Stephen Hwang profile

The Quest for Urban Health Solutions

Research that seeks to improve the health of people who are marginalized and disadvantaged has great challenges and rewards. Drawing on his experience conducting studies that address homelessness, housing, poverty, and health, Dr. Hwang will discuss research that seeks to have impact in the realms of both health care and the social determinants of health.

Dr. Stephen Hwang is a Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Toronto, with cross-appointments in the Dalla Lana School of Public Health and IHPME. He is a staff physician in general internal medicine at St. Michael’s Hospital, where he is the Director of the Centre for Urban Health Solutions. He holds the Chair in Homelessness, Housing, and Health at the University of Toronto and St. Michael’s Hospital. Dr. Hwang is known for his research on interventions to improve the health of people experiencing homelessness and to address the problem of homelessness itself.

Lunch will be served!

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April 25, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Health Sciences Building, HS106
155 College Street, 1st Floor
Toronto, Ontario M5T3M6 Canada
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A few highlights…

Research Day
An annual spring event showcasing our students’ research, with the aim of recognizing excellence in teaching and learning; featuring lectures by internationally renowned thinkers and leaders.

The Moonshot Event
An annual fall cocktail-event hosted by IHPME and its Alumni Society, in part with Health Quality Ontario, at exciting locations around Toronto.

Dalla Lana School of Public Health Events
A full list of events at the DLSPH

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