Category Archives: Breaking News Experts

Fort McMurray Wildfire

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on the Fort McMurray Wildfire. David Martell,  Professor Fire Management Systems Laboratory Expertise: Fire and forest management systems Tel: (416) 978-6960 Email: david.martell@utoronto.ca * Learn more about the … Continue reading

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GTA Transit

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on a variety of issues related to GTA Transit. Matthew Siemiatycki, Associate Professor of Geography Expertise: Public transportation, urban planning  Tel: (416) 946-5145 Email:  siemiatycki@geog.utoronto.ca Sandford Borins, Professor of … Continue reading

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Assisted dying experts

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on a variety of issues related to Canada’s physician-assisted suicide debate. Trudo Lemmens, Professor, Scholl Chair in Health Law and Policy Expertise: Legal ramifications of physician assisted death … Continue reading

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Zika virus

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on a variety of issues related to the Zika virus. David Fisman, Professor at Dalla Lana School of Public Policy Expertise: Sexually transmitted infections of Zika Tel: … Continue reading

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Jian Ghomeshi trial

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on a variety of issues related to the Jian Ghomesi trial. Peter Rosenthal, Professor of Law Expertise: Defence Strategy, Second Witness Email: rosent@math.utoronto.ca Jeffrey Dvorkin, Lecturer and … Continue reading

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Winter experts

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on a variety of issues related to the winter season. EXTREME COLD Weather Climate change, global warming Hudson Bay, polar bears William Gough Associate Professor U of … Continue reading

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US elections, Trump

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on a variety of issues related to the US elections. Ryan Hurl, Assistant Professor of Political Science Expertise: Comparative public law, constitutional theory, political development: Canada and … Continue reading

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Terrorism threat

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on a variety of issues related to ISIS and the terrorism threat. Stephen Toope, Director of Munk School of Global Affairs Expertise: Human rights in Saudi Arabia, … Continue reading

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Syrian refugee resettlement

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on a variety of issues related to the Syrian refugee resettlement in Canada. Anna Banerji, Director of Global and Indigenous Health in Faculty of Medicine Expertise: Health of … Continue reading

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Paris climate change summit: the aftermath

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on a variety of issues related to the Paris climate change summit. Matthew Hoffmann, Associate Professor of Political Science Expertise:  Global environmental governance, global response to climate … Continue reading

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