Conferences and Presentations

2021

  • International Health Economics Association (iHEA) Congress 2021, July (Virtual)

  • Canadian Economics Association Conference 2021, June, Vancouver, BC, Canada (Virtual)

  • Canadian Association of Health Services and Policy Research Annual Conference 2021, May (Virtual)

  • Research Seminar of Department of Economics, Saint Mary's University (invited, virtual), March, 2021, Halifax, NS, Canada

  • Research Seminar of Department of Economics, Philosophy, and Political Science, University of British Columbia - Okanagan Campus (invited, virtual), March, 2021, Kelowna, BC, Canada

2020

  • Research Seminar of Department of Health Science, Brock University (invited, virtual), May, 2020, St. Catharines, ON, Canada

  • Research Seminar of Department of Economics, University of Regina (invited), Feb, 2020, Regina, SK, Canada

  • Research Seminar of Department of Anthropology, Economics and Political Science, MacEwan University (invited), Feb, 2020, Edmonton, AB, Canada

2019

  • Candian Research Data Centre Network (CRDCN) 2019 National Conference, Oct, 2019, Halifax, NS, Canada

  • Health Policy and Economics, School of Public Administration, Dalhousie University (invited), Oct, 2019, Halifax, NS, Canada

  • Canadian Economic Association Conference 2019, June, 2019, Banff, AB, Canada

2018

  • Atlantic Canadian Economic Association 2018, Oct, 2018, Fredericton, NB, Canada

  • Macroeconomics and Economic Development Unit 2018, Oct, 2018, Halifax, NS, Canada

2017

  • Macroeconomics and Economic Development Unit 2017, Oct, 2017, Halifax, NS, Canada

  • Canadian Health Economics Study Group 2017, May, 2017, Halifax, NS, Canada

2015

  • Canadian Association for Health Service and Policy Research Conference 2015, May, 2015, Montreal, QU, Canada

2014

  • Social Policy, Health and Economics Research Group 2014, May 2014, Halifax, NS, Canada

Media Apperance

Indigenous Women Health” (August 8, 2022) CBC Radio Daybreak South (interviewed by Chris Walker)

Indigenous Women Health”(August 9, 2022) CBC Radio Daybreak North (interviewed by Carolina de Ryk)

Indigenous women have generally poorer health than Indigenous men, UBCO professor finds” (August 10, 2022) CBC News

UBCO researcher points to gap in Indigenous health equalities” (August 8, 2022) UBC Today News


Conference Chair and Discussant

  • Discussant: 2021 Canadian Economic Association (CEA), IESG, Indigenous Peoples and Labour Markets

  • Discussant: 2019 Canadian Economic Association (CEA), Birth Health and Outcomes

  • Chair: 2019 CRDCN National Conference, Employment Policy