Marija Vasilevska
155 College Street, Room HS 574
  • November 17, 2014 (all day)
  • December 15, 2014 (all day)
  • January 19, 2015 (all day)
  • February 9, 2015 (all day)
  • March 16, 2015 (all day)
  • April 20, 2015 (all day)
  • May 11, 2015 (all day)
  • June 15, 2015 (all day)

 SBHS Seminar 2014/15 Schedule

Unless specified, all SBHS seminars will be held on Mondays, 1:00pm – 2:00pm, in room HS 574, 5th floor, Health Sciences Building, 155 College Street.

For more information please contact:

Upcoming Seminars

November 17, 2014

Jeannie Samuel, PhD Candidate – “Struggling with the State: Rights-Based Governance of Reproductive Health Services in Puno, Peru” 

Tess Sheldon, PhD Candidate – "Meds on the Menu and Proof in the Pudding: The Covert Administration of Psychotropic Medication to Adult Inpatients Determined to be Decisionally-Incapable in Psychiatric Settings."

December 15, 2014

Earl Nowgesic, PhD Candidate – “Antiretroviral Therapy Access, Acceptance and Adherence among Urban Indigenous Peoples Living with HIV in Saskatchewan:  The Indigenous Red Ribbon Storytelling Study”

Arjumand Siddiqi, SBHS Faculty – “The Societal Context for Racial Health Inequalities: Canada vs. the United States.”

January 19, 2015

Christina Young, PhD Student – “Doula Work and the Paradox of Non-Medical Maternity Care in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador.”

Laura Bisaillon, SBHS Faculty and Assistant Professor in Health Studies at the University of Toronto Scarborough – “From now on I will call myself an Afghan Iranian!”: Sociological Reflections on Fieldwork into Health Care for Afghans in Iran.

February 9, 2015

Gillian Kolla, PhD Candidate & Carol Strike, SBHS Faculty –  “Initiation of injection drug use: processes and a peer based intervention”

 March 16, 2015

Rebecca Penn, PhD Candidate – “The social organization of peer harm reduction work at community agencies in Toronto: preliminary findings.”

Faraz Shahidi – "Austerity as Epidemic: Cross-National Perspectives on the New Political Economy of Health."

April 20, 2015

Stephanie Lanthier, PhD Student – “To tell or not to tell? Examining the relationship between sexual assault disclosure and quality of life among women in Ontario”

Ananya Banerjee, Sessional Lecturer – “The Interplay between the Mosque, Gender and Physical Activity Promotion for South Asian Muslim Women.”

May 11, 2015

Please note there will be no SBHS Divisional Seminar in May. 

June 15, 2015 (last one of the 2014/2015 Academic Year)

FEMArt: Designing Community Arts Interventions for Female-Identifying Youth”

Presented by:

Suzanne F. Jackson, Ph.D. Associate Professor at the SBHS/DLSPH

Charlotte Lombardo, MPH in Health Promotion Program Director

Alanna Fennell, Research Coordinator