Blake Poland, Associate Professor


Home Campus:
U of T St. George

McMaster University

Cross Appointments:
Dalla Lana School of Public Health

Contact Information:

Phone:    (416) 978-7542
Location: Health Sciences Building, Room 588, 155 College Street Toronto, ON M5T 3M7



Personal Website:

Research Interests:

  • healthy cities & communities
  • community development as an arena of practice for health professionals
  • qualitative methods, critical social theory
  • settings approach in health promotion; social context
  • environmental health promotion; environmental justice
  • social movement as agents of social change
  • community resilience
  • arts-informed research, dialogical methods
  • reflexive practice in public health