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IHPME Health Policy Rounds: Kate Mulligan

March 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

| Free

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Social Prescribing in Ontario: Health Equity and High ExpectationsProfile of Kate Mulligan

Dr. Kate Mulligan, Director of Policy and Communications, Alliance for Healthier Communities, Assistant Professor, School of Social & Behavioural Health Sciences, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Faculty Affiliate, School of Cities, University of Toronto, Board Member, Toronto Board of Health

Dr. Kate Mulligan is a health geographer and policy professional with a critical public health orientation and a strong interest in advancing healthier and more equitable communities. Her research and policy work has been supported by Toronto Public Health, the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, Health Canada, and the United Nations. In addition to her work directing policy and communications staff for Ontario’s 100+ community-governed comprehensive primary health care organizations, Kate is a partner on the DLSPH project on Public Health Training for Equitable Systems Change and a lead author on Health Canada’s 2021 climate and health adaptation assessment. Kate is also the director of Ontario’s first social prescribing project, currently underway in 11 community health centres across the province. This project aims to improve health outcomes for marginalized and socially isolated people and to reduce health systems utilization by creating a clinical pathway between mainstream health systems and community and voluntary supports.

Details

Date:
March 26
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

Health Sciences Building, HS412
155 College Street, Room 412
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

External Events Across University of Toronto and the city, many organizations offer stimulating lectures, colloquia, conferences, and other knowledge-exchange events.