Dr. Shree Mulay Print E-mail

Shree Mulay is the Associate Dean of the Community Health and Humanities Division in the Faculty of Medicine at Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN). Prior to that, she was a professor in the Department of Medicine, McGill University and on staff at the Royal Victoria Hospital as the assistant director of the Endocrinology and Clinical Biochemistry Laboratories. She is the former director of the McGill Centre for Research and Teaching on Women (1996-2007). More recently, Shree's research has focused on the health of vulnerable populations in India and the "Impact of liberalization and international trade regimes on access to health services and medicines". Shree has published about 70 peer-reviewed scientific papers, several reviews and chapters in books. In 2007 she co-edited a book with Jackie Kirk on "Women building peace between India and Pakistan" (Anthem Press). Shree was featured in "The Human Laboratory", made by BBC in 1995 and "The Pill" made for the Nature of Things, hosted by David Suzuki in 1999. She is frequently interviewed by the media on topics related to immigrant and refugee women, women's health, new reproductive technologies. Shree has been the SMulay
recipient of numerous awards, including the Y.W.C.A (1998). Woman of Distinction Award for the Advancement of Women; Prix Idola Saint-Jean (1997) for distinguished service to women's cause by the Fédération des femmes du Québec and the Humanitarian of the year award (2003), Indo-Canadian Chambers of Commerce.

Recent Projects:

  • Health in an unequal world: Global ethics and policy choices
    |Funder: Canadian Institute for Health Research (based at the University of Ottawa)
    Investigators: R. Labonte, M. Johri, T. Schrecker
    Co-investigators: S. Mulay, A. Attaran, R. Chung, J. Cohen, A. Kaler, T. Pogge, D. Spitzer
    Duration: 2006-2008
  • Environment et santé publique: Éducation sur le cancer du siene
    Funder: Fonds des services aux collectivités, Québec Ministère de Éducation
    Investigators: S. Mulay, J. Fosket, A. Lippman and J. O'Leary-Cobb
    Duration: 2005-2007
Books:
  • Women building peace between India and Pakistan (co-edited) – 2007
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