Lead by Dr. Francine Darroch, the Health and Wellness Equity Research Group focuses on equity-oriented health promotion with populations experiencing marginalization. Their research addresses individual, systemic and structural barriers influencing health and wellness. Overall, the research group is committed to promoting social justice and health equity. Current areas of examination include:
- social determinants of health;
- Indigenous health;
- maternal health; and
- the intersections of sex, race, gender and violence.