Program


This is Public Health™ Week took place November 4 to 8, 2019. It featured a series of events that celebrate both the history of public health and the innovations in research and practice of our own School community.


Monday, November 4
4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

The costly issue of a sugar tax | Who wins?
L1-190 ECHA

Tuesday, November 5
11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Concurrent oral presentations
Substance use | 4-001 ECHA
Global, Indigenous and environmental health | 4-036 ECHA
Health services, culture and sleep | 4-099 ECHA
 Wednesday, November 6
Noon - 1 p.m. Concurrent oral presentations
Nutrition and health | 4-001 ECHA
Health informatics | 4-036 ECHA
Infectious disease and oral health | 4-099 ECHA
Thursday, November 7
Noon - 1 p.m.
5 - 6 p.m.
Poster presentations
Second floor Main Street ECHA
6 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.

This is Public Health™ lecture
Hot planet, cool heads: Health in a changing climate

Featuring Associate Professor Sherilee Harper

2-190 ECHA

Please note: Reception will take place from 5 - 6 p.m.

 Friday, November 8
 Noon - 1 p.m.

Community celebration of excellence

  • This is Public Health™ Week Douglas R. Wilson Awards
  • School of Public Health Staff Award
  • Diversity and Inclusion Action Group Diversity Champion Award
  • School of Public Health Students' Association Teaching Awards

3-300 ECHA

(Light snacks provided.)