I am an Assistant Professor in the School of Public Health and Health Systems at the University of Waterloo.

I am a global health researcher who studies the social and ecological determinants of health. I conduct research in close collaboration with community partners and organizations.

My areas of research include: migration and health, community food security, healthcare and social service access, and climate change and health.

I have experience working and conducting research in Central America, the Philippines, sub-Saharan Africa, India, and Canada. 

I completed my PhD in Epidemiology and International Development Studies at the University of Guelph, Canada.