Department of Public Health Sciences

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Public Health Sciences


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The CIHR Institute of Population and Public Health in partnership with the Public Health Agency of Canada recognizes excellence in the next generation of public health policy makers and practitioners through the Dr. James Rossiter Master's of Public Health (MPH) Practicum Award.

The specific objectives of the award are

  • To contribute to a reliable supply of highly qualified public health professionals able to respond to current and emerging public health problems across the country, including rural and northern communities;
  • To provide special recognition and support to students who are pursuing a Master's of Public Health degree in Canada;
  • To build capacity for effective knowledge translation and use of research evidence by the public health system working with other sectors.

Congratulations to the Dr. James Rossiter MPH practicum award recipients for 2017!

Andre Champagne, Rebecca Curtis, Stephanie Di Pelino, Caitlin Germond, Daphnee Hooker, Tanrima Moumita