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MA Theses awarded in Anthropology of Health

(Since 2003)

Oliphant, Allyson
2017 "If Not Me, Then Who?"  The Narratives of Medical Aid in Dying (MAiD) Providers and Supporters Around Their Professional Identity and Role in MAiD

Burns, Rebecca
2017 "If they fund people with good food, maybe they don't end up on the medical end of things...": Food Insecurity and Type 2 Diabetes among People Receiving Food Assistance in Halton Region, Ontario

Goertzen, Andrea
2012 Patient Perceptions and the Path Less Travelled? A Review of the Literature on Alternative Cancer Treatments

Hornung, Lynnette
2011 Cultivating Change: Building on Emergency Food by Incorporating Fresh, Local Produce into Hamilton's Food Banks to Overcome the Good Food Gap

Boychuk, Martyna
2010 "Don't Reject Me:" Directed and Non-Directed Living Organ Donor Narratives and the Construction of the Organ Donation and Transplantation Process as a Meaningful Experience

Chadwick, Sarah
2010 Child Feeding Practices, Authoritative Knowledge, and Medication of Social Support Networks Among New Canadian Mothers Living in Hamilton, ON.

Hallman, Stacey
2009 The Effect of Pandemic Influenza on Infant Mortality in Toronto, Ontario, 1917-1921.

Janjua, Martyna
2009 Infant Mortality during the Great Depression in Hamilton, Ontario (1925-35): Trends, Causes, and Implications.

Slonim, Karen
2004 Differences in the Experience of the 1918-1919 Influenza Pandemic at Norway House and Fisher River, Manitoba.

Latham, James M.
2004 Determinants and Public Health Effects of Food Cost Availability in Two Neighborhoods of Hamilton, Ontario.

Slonim, Karen
2004 Differences in the Experience of the 1918-1919 Influenza Pandemic at Norway House and Fisher River, Manitoba.

Wood, Carolann
2004 An Investigation of the Prevalence of Rickets Among Subadults from the Roman Necropolis of Isola Sacra, Italy.

Ahern, Catherine
2003 Students’ Beliefs about Contagion and Implications for Antibacterial Soap Use.

Charles, Peter
2003 A Systematic Process for Interpreting Peer-Reviewed Literatures on Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs): “Questions on Effectiveness”.

 

PhD Theses (Since 2003)

Wallace, Lauren J.
2016  Making Modern Families: Family Size and Family Planning in Northern Ghana 

Holland, Alyson
2016  Thwarting the silent thief: Informing nutrition-based osteoporosis prevention education for Canadian young adults 

Downey, Bernice
2014  Diaspora Health Literacy: reclaiming and restoring Nibwaakaawin (wisdom) and mending broken hearts.

Nafte, Myriam
2014  Trophies and Talismans: The Traffic of Human Remains 

Pace, Jessica E.
2013  Meanings of Memory: Understanding Aging and Dementia in First Nations Communities on Manitoulin Island, Ontario

Battles, Heather T.
2013  Examining Mortality Patterns in the Epidemic Emergence of Poliomyelitis in Southern Ontario, Canada (1900-1937) 

Carraher, Sally
2013  “Never Say DIE!” An Ethnographic Epidemiology of Helicobacter pylori Infection and Risk Perceptions in Aklavik, NWT

Galley, Andrew
2011 Colombian Refugee Migrant Experiences of Health and Social Services in Ottawa, Canada: Navigating Landscapes of Language and Memory  

Cowall, Emily S.
2011 Puvaluqatatiluta, When We Had Tuberculosis: St. Luke's Mission Hospital and the Inuit of the Cumberland Sound Region, 1930–1972 

Stephens, Christianne
2009  Toxic Talk at Walpole Island First Nation: Narratives of Pollution, Loss and Resistance.

Hayden, Leigh
2009  Bodies of Science: The Experiences of Human Research Participants of Health Studies.

Flesch, Hannah
2009  A Foot in Both Worlds and Balance in Neither? Acupuncture, Education, and Identity at a University of Natural Science Medicine in the United States.

Stride-Darnley, Benjamin
2009  Locations of Therapeutic Benefit: An Ethnography of Child and Youth Mental Health Services in Ontario, Canada.

Galloway, Tracey
2008 School Children's Nutrition and Growth: A Study of Children and the School Environment in Rural Ontario, Canada.

Maar, Marion
2006 From Self-Determination to Community Health Empowerment: Aboriginal Health Services on Manitoulin Island.

Farmer, Tracey
2004 Putting Women’s Health in its Place: Women’s Perceptions and Experiences in Hamilton’s North End.