Education and Training

Education

Post-Doctoral Fellowship              
Harvard University – Harvard School of Public Health                                                               
2011-present                                
Department of Society, Human Development, and Health                     
Supervisor: Dr. Ichiro Kawachi                                             
Topic: Social Determinants of Health and Health Inequalities

Post-Doctoral Fellowship    
University of Alberta                                                                                              
2010-2011                                     
Faculty of Physical Education & Recreation      
CIHR-Training Initiative in Obesity fellowship      
Supervisor: Dr. John Spence                    
Topic: Relationship between eating behaviour and childhood obesity

Ph.D. (Science)                
Université de Montréal                                                                                                                 
2006-2010      
Santé Publique, option épidémiologie      
Supervisors: Dr. Lise Gauvin & Dr. Tracie Barnett    
Thesis: Investigating Active Transportation to and from School: Identification of Predictors  and Health Benefits

MS.c. (Science)                                       
McGill University
2001-2003 
Human Nutrition and Dietetics, Nutritional Epidemiology
Supervisors: Dr. Katherine Gray-Donald & Dr. Jennifer O’Loughlin
Thesis: Effect of a ban on extracurricular sports activities by secondary school teachers on physical activity levels of adolescents: a multilevel analysis