Seminars & Events

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  • Predicting Kidney Transplant Outcomes with Partial Knowledge of HLA Mismatch

    Start 12 September, 2019, 12 30 PM

    End 1 30 PM


    Charles Manski, Professor of Economics, Northwestern University, presented “Predicting Kidney Transplant Outcomes with Partial Knowledge of HLA Mismatch" on September 12, 2019. To download and watch a video of his presentation, copy and paste this link into your browser:

  • Spurring Health and Social Investment

    Start 18 September, 2019, 12 30 PM

    End 1 30 PM


    Dr. Jean-Eric Tarride, CHEPA director, and Dr. Jeremiah Hurley, Dean of McMaster's Faculty of Social Sciences, gave an update on the research study: "Spurring Health and Social Investment: Asset Recognition for Investments in Prevention and Early Intervention."

  • Labelle Lecture, presented by Jennifer Walker

    Start 14 November, 2019, 3 01 PM

    End 4 30 PM

    McMaster University

    Labelle Lecture, presented by Dr. Jennifer Walker, associate professor, School of Rural and Northern Health at Laurentian University, on the topic of "Indigenous Data and Research."

  • Humanitarian health ethics in crisis zones

    Start 20 November, 2019, 12 30 PM

    End 1 30 PM

    McMaster University, Hamilton

    Lisa Schwartz, co-director of the Humanitarian Health Ethics (HHE) Research Group and McMaster's Arnold L. Johnson Chair in Health Care Ethics, will speak about "Humanitarian Health Ethics in crisis zones".

  • Arthur Sweetman to discuss 'Economic Issues in Long-Term Care' in Sept. 16 seminar

    Start 16 September, 2020, 12 30 PM

    End 1 30 PM

    CHEPA’s Seminar Series will resume in a virtual format on Wednesday, Sept. 16, at 12:30 p.m., with a presentation by Dr. Arthur Sweetman, who will speak about "Economic Issues Regarding Long-term Care." To obtain a link to webinar, send a request to:

  • 'Public Health Education & Workforce Needs' - CHEPA seminar by Emma Apatu

    Start 20 October, 2020, 12 PM

    End 1 PM

    Dr. Emma Apatu, Director of McMaster's Master of Public Health Program, will present a CHEPA seminar virtually on Tuesday, October 20 at 12 noon. Please note the date and time. To request a link to this seminar, please send an email to:

  • Labelle Lecture: Saving Black Women and Babies: Leveraging Data and Community Engagement to Achieve Health Equity

    Start 11 November, 2020, 3 PM

    End 5 PM

    The 2020 Labelle Lecture will be presented virtually on Nov. 11, 2020 by Dr. Tiffany Green, an economist and population health scientist at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and an expert in racial/ethnic and nativity disparities in reproductive health. The lecture will take place from 3 to 5 pm. Registration is required. To register, follow this link:

  • Long-term care, COVID-19 and the case for public insurance for home & residential care

    Start 18 November, 2020, 12 30 PM

    End 1 45 PM

    The situation in long-term care institutions, what Covid-19 has taught us about it, and why public insurance for home and residential care could work better will be discussed by Dr. Michel Grignon, a Professor in McMaster’s Departments of Economics and Health, Aging & Society, and former director of CHEPA.

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