Current Team Members


Julia Walker

Research Associate

Julia is supporting the OHASIS project and leading the development of the school ground and community database.


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.

  • Check out Beau's Blog on the ESRI Canada Centres of Excellence page


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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