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The Okanagan Charter

Prioritizing Optimal Health & Well-being at McMaster

McMaster Okanagan Committee

The McMaster Okanagan Committee is committed to advancing the health and well-being of the McMaster community. The committee consists of representatives from the various areas of administration, research and education at McMaster.

Mission Statement: To promote inclusive and equitable initiatives that enhance the health and well-being of students, staff and faculty across McMaster campuses and our community.

Amster

Committee

Ellen Amster

Hannah Chair in the History of Medicine

Anand

Committee

Sonia Anand

Professor, Medicine

val

Committee

Valentina Antonipillai

Graduate Student Representative

lynn

Committee

Lynn Armstrong

Project Administrator, Faculty of Health of Sciences

CB

Committee

Carine Bekdache

Undergraduate Student Representative

Jim

Committee

Jim Dunn

Professor and Chair, Health Aging and Society

shylo

Committee

Shylo Elmayan

Director, Indigenous Student Services

Carlos

Committee

Carlos Figueira

Director, Custodial, Grounds, Logisitics and Mail Services

melanie

Committee

Melanie Garaffa

Senior Manager, Organizational Development

chad

Committee

Chad Harvey

Associate Professor, School of Interdisciplinary Science

rk

Committee

Rosanne Kent

Director, Student Wellness Centre

sl

Committee

Sara Laux

Manager, Strategic Communications

ML

Committee

Michele Leroux

VP Human Resources, Hamilton Health Sciences

lisa

Committee

Lisa Morine

Associate Director Health, Safety and Risk Management

cm

Committee

Catharine Munn

Lead, McMaster Student Mental Health and Well-being Strategy

O'Byrne

Committee

Paul O’Byrne

Chair

Dean and Vice-President, Faculty of Health Sciences

chris

Committee

Chris Roberts

Director, Hospitality Services

Fran

Committee

Fran Scott

Associate Professor, Health Research Methods, Evidence and Impact

wayne

Committee

Wayne Terryberry

Coordinator, Natural Lands and Outdoor Recreation

sean

Committee

Sean Van Koughnett

Associate Vice-President (Students and Learning), Dean of Students

kate

Committee

Kate Whalen

Senior Manager, Academic Sustainability Programs