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Gavin Andrews

Professor | Graduate Chair of the Department of Health, Aging & Society | Acting Department Chair of the Department of Health, Aging & Society

Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Faculty
Geography & Earth Sciences

Area(s) of Interest:  Aging Health Mental Health

Lori Campbell

Associate Professor

Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Gender and Sexuality Social Inequality Social Psychology

Jim Dunn

Professor | Department Chair of the Department of Health, Aging & Society (on leave) | Director of McMaster Institute for Healthier Environments

Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Health Mental Health Poverty

Chelsea Gabel

Assistant Professor | Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Well-Being, Community Engagement, and Innovation

Faculty
Indigenous Studies Program

Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Aboriginal Health Community Based Research Ethics Gender and Sexuality Health

James Gillett

Associate Dean, Grad Studies and Research, of Faculty of Social Sciences | Associate Professor

Associate Members
School of Social Work

Associate Members
Department of Sociology

Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Health Media Social Psychology Sport and Physical Activity

Amanda Grenier

Professor | Gilbrea Chair in Aging & Mental Health | Chair of Gilbrea Centre for Studies in Aging

Associate Members
School of Social Work

Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Aging Caregiving Disability Gender and Sexuality Health Mental Health Poverty Public Policy Qualitative Methods

Meridith Griffin

Assistant Professor

Faculty
Social Psychology Program

Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Aging Disability Gender and Sexuality Health Health and Well Being Social Psychological Aspects of Aging

Michel Grignon

Professor | Associate Scientist of Institut de Recherche et Documentation en Èconomie de la Santé | Editor-in-chief of Health Reform Observer - Observatoire des Réformes de Santé

Faculty
Department of Economics

Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Health Economics

Randy Jackson

Assistant Professor

Faculty
School of Social Work

Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Aboriginal Health

Anju Joshi

Associate (Teaching) Professor

Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Lydia Kapiriri

Associate Professor

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Health Health Systems HIV AIDS Poverty Qualitative Methods

Tara Marshall

Associate Professor

Faculty
Social Psychology Program

Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Cultural Gender and Ethnic Relations Immigration Mental Health Relationships Social Media Social Psychology

Stephanie Premji (Melamed)

Associate Professor

Faculty
School of Labour Studies

Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Gender and Sexuality Health Immigration Race Social Inequalities

Christina Sinding

Professor | Director of the School of Social Work

Faculty
School of Social Work

Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Arts-informed social work Caregiving Critical social work Health Health Care Health equity Institutional ethnography Patient involvement in healthcare Qualitative data analysis Social Class Social Work Practices

Geraldine Voros

Associate (Teaching) Professor

Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Contract and Sessional Faculty

Vito Buonsante

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Sarath Chandrasekere

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Sarah Clancy

CLA

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Social Psychology Program

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Sociology

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Courtney Kennedy

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Larkin Lamarche

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Yvonne LeBlanc

CLA Faculty

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Myriam Nafte

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Mat Savelli

CLA Faculty | Undergraduate Chair of the Department of Health, Aging & Society

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Ayden Scheim

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Emeritus Faculty

Margaret Denton

Professor Emeritus

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Sociology

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Ellen Ryan

Professor Emeritus

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Health Aging & Society

Graduate Students

Madison Brydges

PhD Candidate

Graduate Students
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Health Care Health Policy

Daniel Cursio

PhD Candidate

Graduate Students
Department of Health Aging & Society

Nicoda Foster

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Health Aging & Society

Courtney Harnett

MA Student

Graduate Students
Department of Health Aging & Society

Kelsey Harvey

PhD Candidate

Graduate Students
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Aging Education Social Psychological Aspects of Aging

Stephanie Hatzifilalithis

PhD Candidate

Graduate Students
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Aging Aging and Pensions Care, gender & aging Education Health Health and Well Being Social & Health Policy Social Inequalities Social Policy

Alison McNeil

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Aging

Blessing Ojembe

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Health Aging & Society

Gum-Ryeong Park

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Health Aging & Society

Jane Parry

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Health Health equity Health Policy Health Systems Housing and homelessness Poverty Social Justice

Samantha Pollex

MA Student

Graduate Students
Department of Health Aging & Society

Alicia Powell

PhD Candidate

Graduate Students
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Aboriginal Health Community Based Research Health Policy Health Systems Research Ethics

Alison Ross

PhD Candidate

Graduate Students
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Health Social Justice

Jonelle Ward

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Health Aging & Society

Rachel Weldrick

PhD Candidate

Graduate Students
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Aging Communications Community Based Research Gender Health and Well Being Health equity Mental Health Social Inequalities Social Psychological Aspects of Aging Time/temporalities

Kaitlin Wynia

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Aging Health Social Policy

Staff

Kristine Espiritu

Administrative Assistant, Graduate Program

Staff
Department of Health Aging & Society

Lori Ewing

Administrator and Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Staff
Department of Health Aging & Society

Danielle Schumacher

Administrative Assistant, Undergraduate Program, Health Aging & Society | Administrative Assistant Academic, School of Social Work

Staff
School of Social Work

Staff
Department of Health Aging & Society

Postdoctoral Fellows

Mark Norman

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellows
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Health Sport

Lauren Wallace

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellows
Department of Health Aging & Society

Area(s) of Interest:  Ethnography Global Health Health Policy Health Systems Maternal and Child Health Medical Anthropology Qualitative Methods