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Firstname: 
Jody
Lastname: 
Heymann
Primary Position
Faculty: 
Faculty of Arts
Department: 
Political Science
Institute: 
Institute for Health and Social Policy
Position/Appointment: 
Professor
Other Position/Appointment: 
Founding Director of the Institute for Health and Social Policy; Canada Research Chair in Global Health and Social Policy
Secondary Position
Faculty: 
Faculty of Medicine
Department: 
Epidemiology & Biostatistics
Position/Appointment: 
Professor
Research Interests: 
How social policy and social conditions impact on health globally; poverty, income inequality and health; trade, labour conditions and health; addressing the social and health impacts of the global HIV/AIDS crisis; meeting the needs of orphans; health promotion and disease prevention.
Biography: 

PhD, Harvard University
MD, Harvard Medical School