Sylvia Abonyi

Dr. Sylvia Abonyi

Advisory Committee

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    Dr. Sylvia Abonyi of the Department of Community Health and Epidemiology is a Canada Research Chair in Aboriginal Health and research faculty with the Saskatchewan Population Health and Evaluation Research Unit. As an anthropologist and health researcher, she is interested in the role of culture in population health. She is deeply committed to community driven action research and has collaboratively investigated topics that include respiratory health, tuberculosis, type 2 diabetes, aging, food security, and frameworks & measures of community health.