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York-led paper uncovers gap in health promotion research

A team of researchers from York University and Ontario Tech University have published a paper in the journal Health Promotion International (HPI) that analyzes how contributors to the journal conceptualize unions, unionization and collective agreements as promoting health.

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COVID-19 response and lockdowns: Strategies for low- and middle-income countries

A paper published in the journal Globalization and Health provides a commentary proposing strategies that low- and middle-income countries could adopt for a safe and responsible COVID-19 response, especially as it pertains to the use of lockdown.

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Alumni in the News

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Dr. Akwatu Khenti

Akwatu Khenti (PhD 2018) alumni of Health Policy & Management interviewed: Most at risk, first in line: Public health experts say racialized Canadians should be prioritized for vaccines. Listen to him on CBC Metro Morning.

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Ilinca Dutescu

Alumni Ilinca Dutescu sought to address this threat head on; she wanted to tackle this complex societal challenge. She authored a new article on AMR, published in International Journal of Health Services (2020), in which she focuses on the underlying causes of inappropriate behaviours related to antimicrobial use – namely, political agendas and the best interests of powerful elites.

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Faisal Mohamed

York MA (alum) current PhD student has paper published in international journal.

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