Division of Community Health and Humanities

The Division of Community Health & Humanities in the Faculty of Medicine at Memorial University of Newfoundland aims to improve the health of the community through education, research and service that is focused on the prevention of disease and the protection and promotion of health. We invite you to browse through our site to learn more about who we are, the programs we offer, and the services we provide.

Community Health in the News
February 1, 2019
Two masters students establish research guidelines for vulnerable populations 
November 28, 2018
The Faculty of Medicine’s Dr. Jill Allison is among an international group of women recognized for their achievements and expertise in global health.
September 5, 2018
A new research project is asking Newfoundlanders and Labradoreans to collect and submit mosquito samples to help determine their potential for disease transmission.
August 22, 2018
Memorial radio program aims to connect newcomer community
July 31, 2018
Lisa Blundell a PhD student in the Division of Community Health and Humanities has been awarded the 2018 National Morgan Medal Award for her food security research.
News & Events
People's Health Matters Seminar Series

Epidemiologic Research on Light at Night Exposure and Risk of Cardiovascular and Cancer Outcomes
Friday, October 4, 2019
Lecture Theatre B

Save the date! Centre for Bioethics Grand Opening

Opening reception and Inaugural address

Thursday October 3, 2019
4 pm – 7:30 pm
Faculty of Medicine Auditorium (HSC) and Atrium
Featuring Josephine Johnston, Director of Research, The Hastings Centre 

Inaugural symposium
Friday October 4, 2019
9 am – 4 pm
Faculty of Medicine, 5th floor

Stay tuned for details!


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