Geneviève Gariépy is a PhD candidate of the Department of Epidemiology from the Faculty of Medicine at McGill University. She holds a Bachelor’s of Science in physiotherapy and has practiced clinical work for many years. She also holds a Masters in Epidemiology from McGill University. Ms. Gariépy has worked extensively on the association and pathways linking obesity to mental health in the adult population. Her current research focuses on the link between neighbourhood characteristics and mental health in people with and without a chronic illness. Her research interests include social epidemiology, mental health, causal inference, mediation and moderation analysis and systematic reviews. Ms. Gariépy holds the Bombardier Fellowship in services, policy and population mental health research (2010) and a doctoral award from CIHR for her research on neighbourhood characteristics and depression in the Canadian population (2011).
Genevieve.Gariepy [at] douglas.mcgill.ca (Geneviève Gariépy)