uWaterloo establishes new public health school

April 19, 2012

Yesterday the University of Waterloo launched its new School of Public Health and Health Systems. In the school, faculty, students, and researchers from multiple disciplines will collaborate on exploring the interrelationships between the many factors that affect our health and our health systems. The school features a professional practice centre with capacity to provide cutting-edge research for public, private, and non-profit organizations on issues as they arise. This will allow the school to be responsive to current health concerns, while also providing students with a learning environment focused on societal needs. uWaterloo News Release