Bringing together the best of knowledge, science, and practice to advance the health of communities. 

The Centre for Healthy Communities is a diverse interdisciplinary group of engaged academics (scientists and research affiliates) and practice or policy professionals working in a range of sectors (practice affiliates). The Centre is led by Candace Nykiforuk, Scientific Director, and is supported by core staff and students.  Together, we are committed to building healthy communities for all.

The Centre for Healthy Communities scientists and practice affiliates, represent a range of interconnected core disciplines and focus areas.


Find out more about our scientists, practice affiliates, and how to stay in the know about the work we do.