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How to get published during a PhD: Building your academic CV

In May 2019, INTERACT held a Trainee Summit in Saskatoon, where members of the research team, including experienced researchers, trainees, and staff hosted workshops and boot camp sessions for the trainee team. During one of the sessions, mentors shared their tips for...

How I found the perfect riding recipe on the other side of the country

Supportive people, supportive places and confidence in yourself
I am a young woman from Newfoundland and Labrador. Living on the rock has provided me with many opportunities to participate in physical activity… but bicycling is not one of them.

Help us scale up

The Interventions, Research and Action in Cities Team (INTERACT) is a pan-Canadian research collaboration of scientists, urban planners and citizens funded by CIHR uncovering how the design of our cities is shaping health and wellbeing of...

Can City Design Influence our Health and Well-being?

Canada will spend over $180 billion on infrastructure over the next 12 years¹. Are these investments the ‘healthy choice,’ and will they improve the health and well-being of Canadians?

Artificial Intelligence for Healthy Transportation Planning

How our smartphones could be helping planners build safer and healthier cities By Avipsa Roy, PhD Geography, Arizona State University Smartphones, wearable devices, and fitness trackers are driving a data boom that can help us understand how people move around in...

Work with us!

We are seeking to a fill the Vancouver project coordinator position for a research study about the health and social impacts of the urban form interventions in Vancouver. This project is part of the INTErventions, Research and Action in Cities Team (INTERACT) which is...

Help us scale up

Help us scale up

The Interventions, Research and Action in Cities Team (INTERACT) is a pan-Canadian research collaboration of scientists, urban planners and citizens funded by CIHR uncovering how the design of our cities is shaping health and wellbeing of...

2018 Year in Review

2018 Year in Review

2018 was a banner year for INTERACT, 4 sites in data collection and thousands of new participants joined our research. Here are a few highlights from last year. We are grateful to our participants and partners for getting us here. Thank you!