Faculty

York Professor Debra Pepler honoured for her contributions to psychology

Bullying expert Debra Pepler, Distinguished Research Professor of psychology at York University, is the recipient of the 2015 Donald O. Hebb Award for Distinguished Contributors to Psychology as a Science from the Canadian Psychological Association (CPA). Pepler's research has changed the way we think about bullying, aggression and other forms of violence, especially among marginalized and […]

Canadian Nutrition Society 1 day conference

  On January 10, 2015 - the Canadian Nutrition Society, the umbrella organization for nutrition students and scientists and clinical nutrition practitioners, in association with Dietitians of Canada, held a 1‐day conference at the Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel. A total of 9 speakers gave talks on diverse topics on protein nutrition, including Protein and Amino Acid Requirements […]

Researchers look to build healthy lives and communities

Researchers from four Faculties presented their research at the recent Building Healthy Lives and Communities Research Celebration, organized by the Office of Vice-President Research and Innovation, touching on everything from healthy aging and poverty to using technology to prevent bed sores. The research celebration brought together York University professors with expertise in many different fields […]