Current Team Members


Lily Barraclough

Honours Student

In addition to her work to raise awareness and mitigate climate change, Lily is developing the ActivScore - a neighbourhood-based assessment of access to features of the built environment that promote physical activity.


Julia Walker

Honours Student

Julia is taking baseline measurements of air quality, noise and traffic counts with an aim to assess the impact of a streetscaping project on the urban environment and effects on human health and wellbeing.


Brittany Barber

Doctoral Candidate

Brittany is exploring how theory from behavioural economics and health geography may inform the development of primary interventions in health care.


Beau Ahrens

Doctoral Candidate

Beau is investigating the relationship between thermal stress and human mortality, and how this relationship may be modified by tree canopy cover using a space-time cube analysis.


School of Health and Human Performance

Faculty of Health
Stairs House, 6230 South Street
PO Box 15000
Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2
Tel.: +1 902.494.2152

Healthy Populations Institute

Dalhousie University
1318 Robie Street
PO Box 15000
Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2
Tel.: +1 902.494.2240

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