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Syrian refugee resettlement

December 17, 2015

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 Syrian refugees, Will temporary delay improve service by health care providers
Tel: (416) 978-8319
Email: anna.banerji@utoronto.ca

Andrea Cortinois, Assistant Professor at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health
Expertise: Refugee health Issues, global migration and health, health equity in multicultural societies
Tel: (416) 978-6051
Email: a.cortinois@utoronto.ca

Lin Fang, Associate Professor at the Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work
Expertise: Psychosocial adjustment of refugees & immigrants, newcomer settlement services
Tel: (416) 946-5084
Email: lin.fang@utoronto.ca

Randall Hansen, Professor of Political Science, Canada Research Chair in Immigration and Governance, Munk School of Global Affairs
Expertise: Immigration & citizenship, demography & population policy, the effects of war on civilians
Tel: (416) 978-3291
Email: r.hansen@utoronto.ca

Audrey Macklin, Professor in Human Rights Law
Expertise: Immigration & citizenship law, international human rights law
Tel: (647) 403-5170
Email: audrey.macklin@utoronto.ca