Department of Public Health Sciences

Department of

Public Health Sciences


Public Health Sciences

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  • Congratulations to our 2017  PhD graduates! Left to right - Colleen Webber, Alison Mahar, Colleen Savage

  • MPH students outside Carruthers Hall

    Spring Convocation 2017

  • Epid 803 Public Health Systems in Canada Poster Presentation - Lucksini Raveendran (MPH), Brianna Cheyne(MPH), Joyce Chan (MPH),Whitley Meyer(MPH) Andre Champagne(MPH),

  • Students Public Health Science Day

    Left to right : MPH student Caitlin Murphy, MSc Student, Catherine Spagnuolo, MPH Students, Jennifer Kuntz and Kayla Belanger. Public Health Sciences Day 2016

  • PHS Day Tett Center 2016

    Department of Public Health Sciences  Day 2016  Tett Center

  • Educational Retreat 2017

    Educational  Retreat 2017

  • Epid 803 Public Health Systems in Canada poster presentation Left to right - Tanrima Moumita (MPH), Caitlin Murphy(MPH), Vanessa De Rubeis (MPH), Krishni Ganesan (MPH), Kayla Belanger (MPH)

Welcome to the Department of Public Health Sciences!

Our department is home to four graduate programs:

as well as many leading health research units. Particular strengths here include the study of cancer, its causes and its treatment, applied biostatistics and public health, mental health, developmental disabilities, injury, cardiovascular disease, and the health of children from local through international settings.

News article on PhD candidate Alyson Mahar entitled: 'Providing a voice to vulnerable groups'
Alyson Mahar 
PhD Epidemiology 
Providing a voice to vulnerable groups

News article on biostatistics candidate Laura Holder entitled: "Student's search for missing data"
Laura Holder
MSc biostatistics student (2015)
Laura's story

Jonathan Kwong 
MSc (2015) 
Jonathan's Profile