Loren Vanderlinden

Plenary Presenter

Loren Vanderlinden, PhD
Manager, Healthy Public Policy
Toronto Public Health, Toronto, Ontario

Loren Vanderlinden is a manager in the Healthy Public Policy directorate at Toronto Public Health (TPH). Loren has done applied research and policy work with academic, environmental and public health organizations for over twenty years. At TPH, she has worked on a variety of policy issues related to environmental health protection and chronic disease prevention. She has explored the utility of policy decision support tools such as the precautionary principle and health impact assessment for addressing local health issues. She received a doctorate in biomedical anthropology from the University of Toronto and did postdoctoral training in environmental health at McMaster University. She is cross-appointed at Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Occupational & Environmental Health division.

My Sessions

Policy Development for Skin Cancer Prevention

Plenary 5


Issues in Dissemination of Skin Cancer Prevention Interventions Presentation Titles: 08:30 – 08:55 | Considerations for Scale-up of Evidence-based Skin Cancer Prevention Programs | Samantha Harden 08:55 – 09:00 | Expert comments | Barbara Walkosz 09:00 – 09:25 | Policy Development for Skin Cancer Prevention | Loren Vanderlinden 09:25 – 09:30 | Expert comments | […]