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Mike Lake, Parliament Secretary to the Minister of Industry visited YIHR on Thursday April 16. We spent the morning introducing YIHR projects, as well as discussing shared interests in research on autism and maternal, child and newborn health.
From left to right:
Wendy Winters, Project Coordinator, Re-Imagining Long Term Residential Care, YIHR
Margaret Hough, Director, Research and International Relations, Faculty of Science
Anne Rochon Ford, Project Lead, National Network on Environments and Women's Health, YIHR
Mirela Cojoaca, Centre Coordinator, YIHR
Robert Hache, Vice-President Research & Innovation
Jane Heffernan, Director, Centre for Disease Modelling, YIHR
Michaela Hynie, Associate Director, YIHR
Mike Lake, Parliament Secretary to the Minister of Industry Canada
Marcia Rioux, Co-Director, Disability Rights Promotion International, YIHR
Paula Hearn, Project Coordinator, Disability Rights Promotion International, YIHR
Laura Vukson, Undergraduate Assistant, Expanding the Circle, YIHR
Sandra Gabriele, Executive Committee Member, YIHR
Ron Pearlman, Executive Committee Member, YIHR
Thank you to all the presenters who participated in the YIHR/GRASP Student Symposium on Thursday April 9, 2015. YIHR would also like to thank the GRASP team and YIHR Student Committee for organizing a successful day! Please find the Symposium Abstracts attached.
We are pleased to announce the publication of our second issue of Health Tomorrow! Thanks to all our authors, editors, and reviewers for their excellent contributions! You can access the full issue at the following link.
Following the YIHR Symposium, the Health Tomorrow journal will be accepting their next papers for Issue 3 due June 30, 2015. The theme of Issue 3 is Health Equity and they seek manuscripts dealing with the differentiation of health and healthcare across populations. Attached you can find the Call for Papers.
YIHR would like to congratulate Naeim Asgary for the winning design of the Pinwheel Design Challenge. We thank everyone who submitted a design and participated in selecting the winning designs.