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Largest set of data on health behaviours by Canadian post-secondary students to be released at conference

June 12, 2013

TORONTO, ON – The largest amount of data ever collected on the health of Canadian post-secondary students will be released on Monday, June 17, by the Canadian Organization of University and College Health (COUCH).

More than 30,000 students from 30-plus Canadian institutions responded to the National College Health Assessment (NCHA) survey. The data will be released prior to COUCH’s Annual General Meeting being held at the Delta Montreal.

EVENT DETAILS

WHAT: Release of data on the health of Canadian post-secondary students by the Canadian Organization of University and College and Health.

WHO:

  • Guy Faulkner, Professor, Kinesiology and Physical Education, University of Toronto
  • Jennifer Robertson PhD, Senior Evaluator, Public Health Ontario
  • Dr. Su–Ting Teo, Director Student Health and Wellness, Ryerson University
  • Kandi McElary,  Manager, Wellness Services, Mount Royal University

WHERE: Delta Montreal, Vivaldi Room, 475 President Kennedy Avenue, Montreal, QC

WHEN: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Monday, June 17, 2013

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For more information, contact:

Janine Robb
University of Toronto
416-428-7377