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Heymann appointed dean


Dr. Jody Heymann has been appointed dean of the Fielding School, effective January 1. A professor of epidemiology and political science at McGill University, Heymann is founding director of McGill’s Institute of Health and Social Policy and holds a Canada Research Chair in Global Health and Social Policy. As founding director of the WORLD Global Data Center, she leads the first global initiative to examine how health and social policies in all 193 United Nations member countries affect the ability of individuals, families and communities to meet their health, educational, economic and other needs.