Seminar: Dr. Blake Wansink, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
McGill Institute of Marketing & McGill Centre for the Convergence of Health and Economics Presents
Slim by Design
Dr. Brian Wansink
Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
Convergent innovation for sustainable economic growth and affordable universal health care: Innovating the way we innovate
Authors: Laurette Dubé, Srivardhini Jha, Aida Faber, Jeroen Struben, Ted London, Archisman Mohapatra, Nick Drager, Chris Lannon, P. K. Joshi and John McDermott
Publication: Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, December 2014
Depuis 30 ans, les approches médicales et diététiques ont montré leurs limites.
... "Derrière chaque obèse, il y a un individu, et cet individu ne peut être dissocié de l'écosystème dans leque il se trouve.", ajoute Laurette Dubé, professeure à la faculté de Management Desautels et présidente et présidente fondatrice et directrice scientifique du Centre de la convergence en santé et économie de l'Université McGill.
Bringing Research and Information to Decision-making and Governance through Evidence (BRIDGE): Real-Time Learning from Big Data and Complexity Sciences.
Work Session on Data and Technological Platforms for the Agri-Food-Nutrition-Health (AFNH) Module and Interfaces with Population Healt.
Date: October 27th, 2014
Location: Montreal, Quebec
Convergent Innovation for Affordable Food, Health and Healthcare
Date: August 17-21, 2014
Location: Palais des congrès de Montréal
159 Saint-Antoine St. West
More information about IUFoST
Dean, Desautels Faculty of Management (or delegate)
Associate Vice-Principal of Research and International Relations, McGill University (or delegate)
Chris Lannon, Managing Director, MCCHE
Laurette Dube, Chair and Scientific Director, MCCHE
Provost, McGill University (or delegate)
Alain Dagher, Associate Professor & Neurologist, Montreal Neurological Institute and Scientific Director, MCCHE
Saibal Ray, Associate Dean, Research and International Relations, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University and Scientific Director, MCCHE
Alain Poirier, Associate Expert, Quebec National Public Health Institute, Montreal
Aldo Uva, Chief Strategy and Planning Officer, Ferrero
Frederic Blaise, CEO, StereoFood Box
Joanna Castellano, CEO, Q:Quest
Phil Donne, Former President & CEO, Campbell Company of Canada
Francois Coté, Executive Vice-President and Vice-Chair, TELUS Quebec, TELUS Health & Financial Solutions and TELUS Ventures
When you think about efforts to improve global health, your mind is likely to turn to medical interventions: vaccines, health worker training, supplies, health infrastructure improvements and the like. But ensuring the health and well-being for low-income and vulnerable communities throughout the world often requires much more.
The following two resources were prepared with the support of the Rockefeller Foundation, as post-conference deliverables from our workshop at the Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Centre in December 2012.
The MCCHE has developed four guiding roadmaps under which to conduct our work: