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Awards recognition

Posted on: March 21st, 2023 by Ellen MacEachen

Congratulations to Work & Health Research lab members for a splendid showing at the 2023 Faculty of Health awards recognition ceremony March 20, 2023.

  • Julia Goyal, PhD student: SSHRC J. Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship – Doctoral
  • Tauhid Khan, PhD: Ontario Graduate Scholarship (one of five international student awards available annually); SSHRC Canada Graduate Scholarship-Foreign Study Supplement
  • Pamela Hopwood, PhD candidate: Ontario Graduate Scholarship
  • Michaella Miller, PhD student: Provost Doctoral Entrance Award for Women

Dr. Tauhid Khan and Pamela Hopwood with their respective award certificates.

Michaella Miller (left) with other School of Public Health Sciences “Provost Doctoral Entrance Award for Women” award recipients.













International Women’s Day event

Posted on: February 21st, 2022 by Ellen MacEachen

Professor Ellen MacEachen will participate in a panel at University of Waterloo’s Virtual International Women’s Day event on March 8, 2022. Dr. MacEachen will be speaking about the design and performance of work and health systems and how these can be improved and adapted to our fast changing economic, social and technological environments.

Please join us as the University of Waterloo celebrates International Women’s Day and the achievements of women across the globe. Find out more about the University of Waterloo event or click here to register. #IWD2022 #BreakTheBias

Mental Health and Return to Work strategies guide now available

Posted on: May 29th, 2020 by Ellen MacEachen

We are delighted to announce a new return-to-work resource, “Roadblocks and Alternate Routes: Practical Strategies for Managing Return to Work and Mental Health”. This evidence-based resource is grounded in our recent research study of RTW coordinators’ experiences. The guide contains suggestions for meeting challenges that arise during RTW, and is available here free of charge: 






Waterloo GRADflix Event

Posted on: January 16th, 2020 by Ellen MacEachen

Congratulations to Work & Qualitative Health Research Lab MSc student, Pamela Hopwood for being a finalist in the University of Waterloo’s GRADflix event, in which graduate students present one-minute videos of their theses (see Pam’s video here). Pam was well cheered on by her lab-mates and she drew the first audience question about her work. It was a great event!