Young adults of South Asian descent face higher risk of prediabetes, diabetes – U of T Study

October 2, 2019

Immigrants  to Canada have a 40% higher risk of developing prediabetes compared to long-term residents. Prediabetes is an early predictor of an individual’s likelihood of developing Type 2 diabetes and associated illnesses, like heart disease. Researchers from the Institute of… Read more about Young adults of South Asian descent face higher risk of prediabetes, diabetes – U of T Study







Natural Immersion: IHPME Student uses Architecture and Health Services Research to Improve Long-Term Care in Ontario

October 1, 2018

Landscape architect Peggy Chi is hoping to bring a bit of the natural world back into the built environments of our health system and more specifically Ontario’s long-term care homes for older adults and their professional caregivers. For more than… Read more about Natural Immersion: IHPME Student uses Architecture and Health Services Research to Improve Long-Term Care in Ontario



Improving the Health and Well-Being of Women: MSc Student Maria Cusimano one of 10 distinguished Women’s Health Scholars

July 25, 2018

Maria Cusimano, a Master’s student in the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation’s Clinical Epidemiology program, is a recipient of the 2018-19 Women’s Health Scholars Award presented by the Council of Ontario Universities, recognizing research that promotes a stronger… Read more about Improving the Health and Well-Being of Women: MSc Student Maria Cusimano one of 10 distinguished Women’s Health Scholars