“Nick Mawani was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Award in January 2013 for his promotion of health care and healthy living. Nick is a graduate from the University of Ottawa in Biological Sciences. Nick is also a graduate from NAIT and internship at the Royal Alexandra Hospital Edmonton in Respiratory Therapy. Nick was awarded the Alberta Society of Respiratory Therapists for Academic Excellence as the top student in the Province of Alberta. Nick was elected as the Master of Public Health (MPH) Student leader at the University of Liverpool, UK in 2013. Nick graduated successfully with a Master of Public Health Degree (MPH) on July 16th 2014 from the University of Liverpool, UK. His MPH Dissertation abstract was accepted at the EUPHA (European Public Health Association) 7th Conference in June 2014 for poster presentation in Glasgow, Scotland, UK. Nick was awarded the Canada 150 Award for Community Service in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada in 2017. Nick inspired and helped create the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) Symposium 2018 Abstract selected for Panel Presentation: Health Technology Assessment: Examining Conventional, Complementary, and Traditional Approaches to Health Care. Chair and participants: Prof. Dev Menon, Dr. Sunita Vohra, Dr. Dugald Seely, Prof. Amy Bombay, and Prof. Heather Boon. Nick founded ORCD Canada in 2016 and co-founded ORCD Ghana in 2018. Nick is the Founder of the Oshawa Ismaili Students Group created in September 2019 sustaining improvement of quality of life of international students in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada (Closed WhatsApp Group). Nick will start his Doctoral of Public Health dissertation in 2020 on Vaccination. Nick was appointed on the Doctor of Public Health Student Advisory Council (DrPH SAC), Walden University, on April 8th, 2020.
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