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Leia Minaker, University of Waterloo

School of Planning
Assistant Professor
Leia Minaker is an assistant professor in the School of Planning at the University of Waterloo and an Affiliated Scientist at the Propel Centre for Population Health Impact. She received a PhD in public health from the University of Alberta in 2013, and currently holds a Canadian Cancer Society Research Institute Career Development Award in Cancer Prevention. Her research focuses on healthy cities and on policies that support health and health equity, with a particular focus on nutrition, smart cities, and tobacco control.