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MPH Student Alumni Profiles

MPH'14 

Tobi AdeyemoTobi Adeyemo

​Educational Background: Honors Bachelor of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa
​Practicum Location:
Practicum Project title:
Position After Graduation:  Research/Study Coordinator, Department of Surgery, McMaster University

 


Nicole AndruszkiewiczNicole Andruszkiewicz

​Educational Background:   Honors Bachelor of Arts Health Studies, McMaster University
​Practicum Location:  KFL&A Public Health Unit
Practicum Project title:  Evaluation of Geospatial Portals for improved Public Health Decision Making in Program Planning
Position After Graduation:

 


Laura PaivalainenLaura Paivalainen

​Educational Background:  Honors Bachelor of Science, Biological Science, University of Guelph
​Practicum Location:  KFL&A Public Health
Practicum Project title:  Applying lessons learned from anti-tobacco campaigns to the prevention of obesity.
Position After Graduation:  Research Assistant, KFL&A Public Health

 


Lana MajidLana Majid

​Educational Background:  Honors Bachelor of Science Kinesiology, Minor in Health, Aging and Society, McMaster University
​Practicum Location:  Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Practicum Project title:  
Position After Graduation:  Public Health Practice Analyst, Ministry of Health and Long Term Care

 


Michael AntwiMichael Antwi

​Educational Background:  Honors Bachelor of Science, Western University
​Practicum Location:  Region of Waterloo Public Health Department
Practicum Project title:  Injury and Substance misuse prevention
Position After Graduation:  Research Coordinator, African and Caribbean Council on HIV/AIDS in Ontario

 


Deanna MoherDeanna Moher

​Educational Background:  Honors Bachelor of Science, Health Sciences, Trent University
​Practicum Location:  Veterans Affairs Canada
Practicum Project title:  A literature review of employer-based strategies that facilitate workplace participation of people with mental health problems.
Position After Graduation:  Research Assistant, Public Health Ontario

 


Patricia OrserPatricia Orser

​Educational Background:  Honors Bachelor of Arts Psychology, Queens University​
​Practicum Location:  South East Local Health Integration Network
Practicum Project title:  Analysis of Repeat Unplanned Emergency Visits within 30 days for Mental Health and Substance Abuse Conditions.
Position After Graduation:  

 


Kelli SteinKelli Stein

​Educational Background:  Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences (Honors) University of Ottawa
​Practicum Location:  Ottawa Public Health
Practicum Project title:  Barriers to Dental Service Accessibility and Utilization among Low-income Individuals on Socially Funded Dental Programs.
Position After Graduation:  

 


Tina LeungTina Leung

​Educational Background:  Bachelor of Nursing Science, Queen's University
​Practicum Location:  Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario
Practicum Project title:  RBC Foundation Asian Women's Health Program
Position After Graduation:  

 


Gillian PritchardGillian Pritchard

​Educational Background:  Bachelor of Science in Health Promotion, Dalhousie University
​Practicum Location:  KFL&A Public Health
Practicum Project title:  A targeted gap analysis of the implementation of health promotion activities across a spectrum of community agencies in KFL&A.
Position After Graduation:  

 


Danish SalimDanish Salim

​Educational Background:  Honors Bachelor of Science with specialization in Physiology,University of Ottawa​
​Practicum Location:  Ottawa Public Health​
Practicum Project title:  Evaluation of healthy eating and physical activity guidelines in Municipal Child Care Centers​
Position After Graduation:  Consultant Centre of Communicable Diseases Infection Control, Public Health Agency of Canada

 


Erin McSorleyErin McSorley

​Educational Background:  Bachelor of Arts in International Relations, Mount Alison University
​Practicum Location:  KFL&A Public Health
Practicum Project title:  Evaluation of the Implementation of the 18-month Well Baby Visit in the KFL&A Region: A Social Determinant of Health Perspective.
Position After Graduation:  

 


Diane LuDiane Lu

​Educational Background:  Master of Public Health, MD,PhD, FCFP Queens University , University of Toronto
​Practicum Location:  World Health Organization, Geneva Switzerland
Practicum Project title:  Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Response: An evaluation of Tools.
Position After Graduation:  Residency Program, Public Health & Preventative Medicine

 


MPH'13 

Carina RodgersCarina Rodgers

​Educational Background:  Honours Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology, Minor in Sciences, Western University
​Practicum Location:  Middlesex-London Health Unit
Practicum Project title:  Reproductive Health Promotion
Position After Graduation:  Health Educator Chatham Kent Public Health Unit

 


Kristan Taus-MorinKristan Taus-Morin

​Educational Background:  Bachelor of Physical Education and Health, Specialization in Health Promotion, Laurentian University
​Practicum Location:  South East Local Health Integration Network
Practicum Project title:  Community Support Section System Impact Assessment
Position After Graduation:  Outreach Integration Coordinator for Diabetes and Vascular Health North East LHIN

 


Naeema TharaniNaeema Tharani

​Educational Background:  Bachelor of Health Science, Western University
​Practicum Location:  Public Health, Halton Region
Practicum Project title:  Rapid Risk Factor Surveillance System Sample Pilot Project Evaluation; School Immunization Evaluation
Position After Graduation:  Evaluation and Research Analyst, Kinark Child and Family Services

 


Osama BerradaOsama Berrada

​Educational Background:  Bachelor of Health Science, Ottawa University
​Practicum Location:  Canadian Forces Health Services Directorate, Department of National Defense
Practicum Project title:  Risk assessment of the potable water produced aboard ships using reverse osmosis technology.
Position After Graduation:  Edward Jenner Public Health Counselling

 


Danika WentzelDanika Wentzel

​Educational Background:  Bachelor of Nursing Science, Queen's University
​Practicum Location:  Hastings and Prince Edward Counties Health Unit
Practicum Project title:  
Position After Graduation:  Public Health Nurse Leeds and Grenville Health Unit

 


Meghan MurphyMeghan Murphy

​Educational Background:  Bachelor of Science, Honours Biochemistry and Bachelor of Education, Queen's University
​Practicum Location:  KFL&A Public Health, School Health Team
Practicum Project title:  Situational Assessment for 'Healthy Eating and Health Weights' program for grades 5-9
Position After Graduation:  Research Assistant Cardio Vascular Research Methods Center Ottawa

 


Veronica CatryVeronica Catry

​Educational Background:  Honours Kinesiology and Health Studies, Queen's University
​Practicum Location:  KFL&A Public Health, Family Health Team
Practicum Project title:  Evaluation of the implementation of the enhanced 18-month well-baby assessment with a determinants of health focus.
Position After Graduation:  Foundational Standards Specialist KFL&A Public Health Unit