The Collaborative Specialization in

Public Health Policy

Current Students 2020 - 2021

Master's Students

Nadine Abdel-Ghafar

Nadine Abdel-Ghafar

Sexual, gender, and race-based violence, health equity/social determinants of health

MA Social Justice Education

Sally Abudiab

Sally Abudiab

Access-related issues to long-term community health services for people with chronic needs

MSW

Monish Ahluwalia

Monish Ahluwalia

Health technology assessment

MSc System Leadership & Innovation, MD Doctor of Medicine

Daniel	Byrne

Daniel Byrne

Social determinants of health, mental healthcare for sexual minorities, program and policy evaluation

MSW in Human Services Management and Leadership

Sabrina Campbell

Sabrina Campbell

Healthy quality improvement and safety

MSc System Leadership & Innovation, MD Doctor of Medicine

Victoria Davis

Victoria Davis

Social determinants of health, health equity, policy and program evaluation

MSc Health Services Research

Pavlina Faltyek

Pavlina Faltyek

Public health systems organization as it relates to transitional justice

MSc in Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience, MPP

Shameemah Khanr

Shameemah Khan

Global health policy

MPH Social & Behavioral Health Sciences

  Jessica Klingler Harm reduction HBa MI
Stephanie Lawrence

Stephanie Lawrence

Health promotion, chronic disease/injury prevention, social determinants of health, health equity, social justice, primary care reform

MN - Nurse Practitioner PHC

Rachel Lee

Rachel Lee

Policies affecting health inequities and social determinants of health; sexual & reproductive health policies

MPH Social & Behavioural Health Sciences

Matthew Oh

Matthew Oh

Drugs and substance regulation; rehabilitation and social reintegration

Master of Public Policy

Yina Shan Systems thinking, planetary health, global health, environmental and climate justice, health equity, political advocacy Master of Public Health
Diane Simon

Diane Simon

Indigenous and First Nations

MPH Social & Behavioral Health Sciences

Mehathie Sivakumaran

Mehathie Sivakumaran

South Asian health, immigrant and refugee health

MPH Social & Behavioral Health Sciences

Michael Snider

Michael Snider

Public health nutrition, food environment/industry regulation, food security, education, accessibility and health equity in all policy

MPH Nutrition and Dietetics

Calum Thompson

Calum Thompson

Urban and community health

MPH in Epidemiology

Maria Tinajero

Maria Tinajero

Nutrition policy

MSc Nutritional Sciences

Mariana Villada Rivera

Mariana Villada Rivera

Health equity (and social determinants of health)

MPH Social & Behavioural Health Sciences (Health Promotion)

Steven	Winkelman

Steven Winkelman

LGBTQ+ health access and health equity

MPH Social & Behavioural Health Sciences (Health Promotion)

PhD Students

Nadia Flexner

Nadia Flexner

Food policy

PhD

Abdulrahman	Ghoneim

Abdulrahman Ghoneim

Dental public health policy, dental disease prevention

PhD

Wade Michaelchuk

Wade Michaelchuk

Physical activity, public health policy

PhD

Christine Mulligan

Christine Mulligan

Food policy

PhD Nutritional Sciences

Franklin Perez

Franklin Perez

Microplastics-associated infectious disease

PhD

Monte-Angel	Richardson

Monte-Angel Richardson

Violence prevention

PhD Social Work

Harman Sandhu

Harman Sandhu

Public health financing, governance, and leadership

PhD Health Services Research

Michelle Tam

Michelle Tam

LGBTQ+ health, reproductive technologies, sexual and reproductive health

PhD Social and Behavioural Health Sciences

Laura Vergeer

Laura Vergeer

Food policy

PhD Nutritional Sciences