Health Policy & Management

Participants Sought for Study: Maternal Experience with Developmental Disability

Participants: We are looking for mothers of children with a developmental disability (e.g., ASD, autism, PDD-NOS, Global Developmental Delay, Down's Syndrome, FASD, physical disability etc.): Child is 5-21 years old Diagnosed atleast 2 years ago Mother is a South Asian Immigrant OR Canadian origin  Goal: To understand the experience of South Asian Immigrant and Canadian […]

Eight outstanding York students receive Robert Tiffin Student Leadership Awards

Eight students were recognized recently for their exceptional leadership at York University during a celebration for the Robert Tiffin Student Leadership Awards. Students and faculty gathered in a private dining room in the Schulich School of Business for a reception April 2 to honour and celebrate the winners. The Robert Tiffin Student Leadership Awards distinguish […]

Student Leadership Awards 2014: Recognizing “the best of the best”

Outstanding student leaders in the Faculty of Health, Calumet College and Stong College were recognized for their many contributions that have made a difference in the lives of their fellow students, as well as the York University community as a whole, at the 2014 Student Leadership Awards held on April 28th in the Stong Master’s […]

Prof. Marcia Rioux receives Lieutenant Governor's Community Volunteer Award

Marcia Rioux, professor of critical disability studies in the Faculty of Health and director of the York Institute of Health Research (YIHR), was recently presented with the Lieutenant Governor’s Community Volunteer Award by David C. Onley, lieutenant governor of Ontario, in recognition of her outstanding contributions to Ontario communities. In particular, the award was for […]