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    April 23, 2021

    Queen's In The News Friday, April 23, 2021

    Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
    Celina Caesar- Chavannes
    • Health Sciences
    Dr. Caesar-Chevannes talks about the federal government banning direct flights from Indian and Pakistan for the next 30 days to COVID-19.
    Drummond, Don
    • School of Policy Studies
    Canada.com: The Liberals made hundreds of budget promises. Now they have to cram them through the bureaucracy
    Prof. Drummond says the childcare program “could take years” to be developed, and may not ever come to fruition.
    Hird, Myra
    • Arts and Science
    • School of Environmental Studies
    The Agenda with Steven Paikin, TVO: Is Recycling a Waste of Time
    Dr. Hird talks about the problems with recycling and how to fix the system.
    Kristin Moriah
    • Arts and Science
    • English Language and Literature
    CBC Radio: Ontario Morning from CBC Radio with Julianne Hazlewood
    Dr. Moriah talks about books that have inspired her in 2021.
    Ross, Robert
    • Arts and Science
    • School of Kinesiology and Health Studies
    • Health Sciences
    • School of Medicine
    Healthline: Your Waist Size Is a Clue to Your Heart Disease Risk
    Dr. Ross says more needs to be done to ensure that waist circumference is measured routinely like other vital signs.
    von Hlatky, Stefanie
    • Arts and Science
    • Political Studies
    • Smith School of Business
    • School of Policy Studies
    • Centre for International and Defence Policy
    CBC Arts Online: Department of Defence hiring high-level culture czar to fight sexual misconduct and racism in ranks
    Dr. von Hlatky says the plan for the Department of National Defence to create a new top level position — a chief of professional conduct and culture — to address sexual misconduct and racism in the ranks, does address the need to redefine the professional culture of the military and bring it more in line with the broader Canadian society and values.
    Caroline Wallace
    • Health Sciences
    • School of Medicine
    • Psychiatry
    MSN Canada: How to Naturally Produce More Dopamine and Serotonin to Boost Your Mood
    Dr. Wallace talks about ways to help optimize dopamine and serotonin — and your mood.
    Daniel Woolf
    • Arts and Science
    • History
    Winnipeg Sun: High-profile Manitobans, current and former, urge Pallister to impose more extreme measures in face of third wave
    Dr. Woolf has signed a letter to the Premier of Manitoba, warning of a final window of opportunity to “blunt the impact” of the third wave.

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