Tackling Poverty and Socioeconomic Inequities

Tackling Poverty and Socioeconomic Inequities

School of Population and Public Health Grand Rounds

The gap between the rich and poor is increasing in Canada, with around 15 to 20% of Canadians living in poverty. This income inequality is not just an economic concern – it’s a public health issue.

Join School of Population and Public Health professors John Millar, Craig Mitton and Bob Evans, and Vancouver School of Economics professor Craig Riddell, to find out how wealth affects health, the causes of this concerning trend, and just what we can do to fix it.

Live streaming is available via www.youtube.com/user/UBCSPPH1