Tackling Urban Health Challenges in the City of Barrie

July 20, 2018

Obesity, physical inactivity, diabetes, and opioids are just some of the prominent health issues facing modern cities. Often many of these challenges can lead to poor health outcomes and the development of chronic conditions. Healthy Barrie, a partnership between the… Read more


Maximizing Urban Health, Minimizing Climate Impact

Opening Remarks and Moderation by Dean Howard Hu

Followed by a panel discussion with:

Paula Braitstein
Associate Professor, DLSPH
& CIHR Applied Public Health Chair

Peter Donnelly
President & CEO, Public Health Ontario
Professor, IHPME

Fiona Miller
Associate Professor, IHPME
Founder of IHPME’s Climate Change Committee

Ifrah Abdillahi
PhD student, Collaborative Specialization in Global Health, DLSPH

Closing remarks: Adalsteinn (Steini) Brown
Incoming Interim Dean, Dalla Lana School of Public Health &
Director, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation
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Following the lecture, a reception will be held in honour of Dean Hu’s leadership
as the inaugural Dean of the Dalla Lana School of Public Health

Reception: 7:00 – 9:00 PM
The Royal Conservatory of Music
273 Bloor St. W., Toronto