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Health Sciences; Social Sciences and Humanities; Environment and Sustainable Development; Humanities; Social Sciences and Social Action; Environmental Planning and Design

Chaire en santé publique appliquée : interventions urbaines et santé des population

Chaire de recherche contractuelle École de santé publique
Secondary number: 514 528-2400 #3968 (Information)
Secondary email: yan.kestens@umontreal.ca (Personne contact)

Profile

Affiliations

Research units

  • Centre de recherche du Centre hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal

Team

Directors

At Université de Montreal

Members

At Université de Montreal

Richard Masse (Chercheur principal)
Louis Drouin (Chercheur principal)

Expertise

Research focus

Interventions et processus

Quels changements?

Mécanismes et influences

Projects and funding

Publications and presentations

Publications

Kestens, Y., Chaix, B., Gerber, P., Despres, M., Gauvin, L., Klein, O., . . . Wasfi, R. (2016). Understanding the role of contrasting urban contexts in healthy aging: an international cohort study using wearable sensor devices (the CURHA study protocol) (en anglais seulement). BMC Geriatr, 16(1), 96. doi:10.1186/s12877-016-0273-7

Kestens, Y., Chaix, B., Shareck, M., & Vallee, J. (2016). Comments on Melis et al. The Effects of the Urban Built Environment on Mental Health: A Cohort Study in a Large Northern Italian City (en anglais seulement). Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health, 2015, 12, 14898-14915. Int J Environ Res Public Health, 13(3). doi:10.3390/ijerph13030250

Disciplines

  • Public Health
  • Urban Studies
  • Environment and Sustainable Development

Areas of expertise

  • Population’s health
  • Social Determinants of Health
  • Environmental Health
  • Health systems analysis
  • Health care/Healtcare services organization
  • Neighborhoods (Urbanism)
  • Environmental health
  • Living environment
  • Health Promotion
  • Méthodes de recherche
  • Lifestyles