Eugenia Canas co-coordinates the Centre for Research on Health Equity and Social Inclusion (CRHESI). She is also a Health Information Science PhD Candidate, where she uses critical, participatory and art-based research approaches to understand the impact of youth stakeholder input on the design and delivery of mental health services. Eugenia has clinical experience as an art therapist in child/adolescent oncology, working in hospital and community settings. For five years, she coordinated a community of practice, facilitating the generation and exchange of knowledge among 300+ mental health professionals and the youth they served. She holds an M.A. in Linguistics and a B.A. in Visual Arts.
James Shelley co-coordinates communications and knowledge translation projects at the Centre.