Research Publications (Students)

2018

Khan, Attia (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)

Health: Attitudes, Disparities, promotion

Khan, Attia (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)

Immigrant and Refugee Youth Mental Health: A Scoping Review of Literature utilizing an intersectional approach

Khan, Attia (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)

Protection of Privacy of Information Rights among Young Adults with Developmental Disabilities


Mendly-Zambo, Zsofia (PhD Candidate in Health Policy & Equity) (co-authors Dennis Raphael, former Graduate Program Director, Professor, Health Policy and Equity, and Toba Bryant)

Canada considers a basic income guarantee: can it achieve health for all?


Mora Severino, Samadhi (PhD Candidate in Health Policy & Equity) co-author with CanChild - McMaster University Childhood Disability Research Institute)

New international developments are challenging traditional policy approaches to childhood disability. Canadian policy-makers should take note


Prashad, Reshma (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)

Accessing the Value of Patient Generated Health Data

Prashad, Reshma (PhD Candidate,Health Policy & Equity)(co-author Mei Chen)

Book  Chapter (Currently in publication)

Back to the basics : the importance of health literacy in the development and utilization of ehealth interventions  (in Optimizing health literacy for improved clinical practices)


Sayani, Ambreen (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)

Inequities in genetic testing; implications for public health practice


Scheidler-Benns, Joli (PhD student, Health Policy and Equity, co-editor of e-book)(book chapter written by Dennis Raphael, Former Graduate Program Director, Professor, Health Policy and Equity)

(Book Chapter) The Persistence of Poverty in e-book, The Poverty, Inequality, and Job Challenge: The Case for Basic Income in Canada.

2017

Ali, Farihah (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(co-authors C.Hill and B. Fischer)

(Report)

Synthetic Cannabinoid Use in Correctional Populations – An Emerging Challenge for Offender Health and Safety? A Brief Review


Astrid Nunez Silva, Marianna (MA Student, Health Policy & Equity)(co-authors Jen Bagelman; Carly Bagelman)

Cookbooks: A Tool for Engaged Research


Bakah, May (MA Student, Health Policy & Equity)(co-author Dennis Raphael)

New hypotheses regarding the Danish health puzzle


Ford-Jones, Polly (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(co-author Claudia Chaufan)

A Critical Analysis of Debates Around Mental Health Calls in the Prehospital Setting


Kirkland, Rachel (Former York Undergraduate Student)(co-author Dennis Raphael)

Perpetuating the utopia of health behaviourism: A case study of the Canadian Men's Health Foundation's Don't Change Much initiative


Liu, Grace (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity; lead author)(co-author Peter Tsasis; Associate Professor, School of Health Policy & Management, Faculty of Health)

Scoping review of inter-professional teamwork theories in health care: Implications for policy, practice and research


McKenzie, Cameron (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(first author N. Mulé, co-author M. Khan)

The growing presence of LGBTQIs at the UN: Arguments and counter arguments. International Social Work


Prashad, Reshma (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

The Role of Personal Health Record Systems in Chronic Disease Management

Prashad, Reshma (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity) (author)

A health equity perspective on mHealth applications for the self-management of diabetes


Sayani, Ambreen (PhD Candidate, Health Policy and Equity)(lead author Dennis Raphael)

Assuming policy responsibility for health equity: local public health action in Ontario, Canada

Sayani, Ambreen (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(co-author Lynn Torres, PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)

Socially-based Inequities in Breast Cancer Care: Intersections of the Social  Determinants of Health and the Cancer Care Continuum, Women's Health and Urban Life


Shnier, Adrienne (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

Continuing medical education and pharmaceutical industry involvement: An evaluation of policies adopted by Canadian professional medical associations


Torres, Lynn (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(co-author Ambreen Sayani, PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)

Socially-based Inequities in Breast Cancer Care: Intersections of the Social  Determinants of Health and the Cancer Care Continuum, Women's Health and Urban Life

Torres, Lynn (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

Out-of-Home Childcare in Canada, Sweden and Finland and Women's Health: The Intersection of Welfare State with Cultural Beliefs


Zaheer, Shahram (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(co-authors L. Ginsburg, Y. Chuang, L.S. Grace)

Patient safety climate (PSC) perceptions of frontline staff in acute care hospitals: Examining the role of ease of reporting, unit norms of openness, and participative leadership

Zaheer, Shahram (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(first author, E.S. Castel, co-authors, Ginsburg, L.R.,  Tamin, H.)

Understanding nurses' and physicians' fear of repercussions for reporting errors: Clinician characheteristics, organization demographics, or leadership factors?

2016

McKenzie, Cameron (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(first author N. Mulé, co-author M. Khan)

Recognition and legitimization of LGBTQs at the UN: A critical systemic analysis. British Journal of Social Work.

McKenzie, Cameron (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

Love, lust, and loss in the early age of AIDS: The discourse in “The Body Politic” from 1981 to 1987.

McKenzie, Cameron (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

Burnout North of 60: Supporting Social Workers in Nunavut, Canada


Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(first author J. Saari)

Yksinäisyys valokuvissa [Loneliness in photography]

Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

Alkoholipolitiikan jännitteet: nautinto vai ongelma? [Interests in alcohol policy]


Prashad, Reshma (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

Sixth International Conference on Health, Wellness and Society and the Health, Wellness and Society knowledge community - Embracing Digital Health Technologies to Optimize Patient Engagement and Empowerment


Shnier, Adrienne (MA Student, Health Policy & Equity; PhD Health Policy & Equity)(co-authors Joel Lexchin, Mirna Romero, Kevin Brown)

Reporting of financial conflicts of interest in clinical practice guidelines: a case study analysis of guidelines from the Canadian Medical Association Infobase

Shnier, Adrienne (MA Student, Health Policy & Equity; PhD Health Policy & Equity)(co-authors Joel Lexchin, Barbara Mintzes, Annemarie Jutel, Kelly Holloway)

Too Few, Too Weak: Conflict of Interest Policies at Canadian Medical School


Syed, Iffath (Faith) (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(co-author Farah Ahmad)

A Scoping Literature Review of Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders Among South Asian Immigrant Women in Canada.

Syed, Iffath (Faith) (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(co-authors T. Daly, P. Armstrong, R. Lowndes, M. Chadoin, V. Naidoo)

How Do Work Hierarchies and Strict Divisions of Labour Impact Care Workers' Experiences of Health and Safety? Case Studies of Long Term Care in Toronto.

2015

Ford-Jones, Polly (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)

Misdiagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: ‘Normal behaviour’ and relative maturity. 


Khenti, Akwatu (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(co-authors Stéfanie Fréel, Ruth Trainor, Sirad Mohamoud, Pablo Diaz, Erica Suh, Sireesha J Bobbili, Jaime C Sapag)

Developing a holistic policy and intervention framework for global mental health


McKenzie, Cameron (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity )(author)

Is queer sex education in Ontario finally out of the closet?

McKenzie, Cameron (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

Medevac and Beyond: The Impact of Medical Travel on Nunavut Residents / ᑐᐊᕕᕐᓇᑐᒃᑰᕐᓂᖅ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐅᖓᑎᒃᑲᓐᓂᐊᓄᑦ: ᓄᓇᕗᒻᒥᐅᑦ ᐋᓐᓂᐊᕕᓕᐊᖅᐸᑦᑐᑦ ᐊᑦᑐᖅᑕᐅᓂᕆᕙᑦᑕᖏᑦ

Navigating post secondary school with a learning disability: The pursuit for accommodations.


Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(first author H. Hiilamo)

Poor Europe. The problem of poverty in chosen european countries.

Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

Mapping exercise to support intersectoral action: Results of the in-house consultation with Program Managers, Unit Leaders, and Technical Officers at the WHO Regional Office for Europe. (No link currently available).

Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

Terveyden tasa-arvon tulevaisuus [The future of health equity].


Syed, Iffath (Faith) (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

Labour Exploitation and Health Inequities among Market Migrants: A Political Economy Perspective.

2014

2013

Khenti, Akwatu (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

The Canadian war on drugs: Structural violence and unequal treatment of Black Canadians

Khenti, Akwatu (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

Homicide Among Young Black Men in Toronto: An Unrecognized Public Health Crisis?


Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

Coping strategies among marginalized youth in Finland.

(Manuscript link).

Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

Terveyserojen kaventaminen kansainvälisestä näkökulmasta [Reducing health inequalities: An international perspective].

Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

Terveyden edistäminen vaatii rajojen rikkomista [Health promotion requires breaking boundaries].


Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(co-author D. Raphael)

Social determinants of health: A quick guide for health professionals.

Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

Syrjäytyä vai selviytyä? Nuorten pienituloisuuden syitä, seurauksia ja arjen selviytymiskeinoja [To cope or to marginalize? The experiences of low-income youth in Finland].

Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

Finnish Experiences. In D. Raphael (Ed.), Tackling
health inequalities: Lessons from international experiences.


Syed, Iffath (Faith) (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

Occupational Health of Immigrants to Canada.

2012

2011

Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(co-author D. Raphael)

Déterminants sociaux de la santé : les réalités canadiennes.

Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(first author K. Poikonen, co-authors R. Ruokonen, R. Pakaslahti)

Alkoholikäyttötottumuksiin vaikuttaminen opiskelijayhteisöissä [Influencing alcohol use in student communities].

Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(author)

Yhteisöllinen osaaja. Ammattiin opiskelevat hyvinvointinsa editäjinä [Community experts: Vocational students promoting wellbeing]. (No link currently available).

2010

2009

Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(co-author A. Typpö)

Rikas runo – sanoja köyhyydestä [Rich/Wealthy Poems; an anthology of poems about poverty]. (No link currently available).

Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(first author V. Kiukas)

The Finnish brewing industry and alcohol education.  (No link currently available).

Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(first author A. Maunu)

Remote politeness, close-range boozing, and targeted education. (No link currently available).

Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(first author V. Kiukas)

Alkoholiteollisuus ja valistus [Alcohol industry and alcohol education]. (No link currently available).

2007

Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(first author A-M Isola, second author M. Larivaara)

Arkipäivän kokemuksia köyhyydestä. [Everyday Experiences of Poverty, an anthology].

Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(co-author R. Ruokonen)

Mäyräkoirasta sikspäkkiin -yhteisöterveyshankkeen loppuraportti [The evaluation report of “From Twelvepack to Sixpack” community health project].

Mikkonen, Juha (PhD Candidate, Health Policy & Equity)(co-author R. Ruokonen)

Opiskelijoiden alkoholihaittojen ehkäisy [Alcohol abuse prevention among student populations]. (No link currently available).

2006