Scoping: An overview of the first stage

Dr. Colleen Davison - Social Epidemiologist, Queen’s University
Date: Thursday, January 23rd, 2020

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Scoping involves first identifying subpopulations that might be negatively affected by a policy or initiative and, then, learning about the key determinants of health for these subpopulations.

By the end of this webinar, participants will be able to describe:

  • what scoping is
  • why it is done
  • how to do it practically 



About the Presenter

Dr. Colleen Davison is a social epidemiologist at Queen’s University. She has conducted HEIAs and HEIA trainings related both to public health in Ontario and to industrial development in Mongolia. Colleen will use specific examples from her own HEIA experiences to describe the scoping process.

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Dr. Colleen Davison

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