Monday, September 21, 2020

Mr. Nick Mawani

Nick Mawani is the president and CEO of Go Natural Health and Nutrition Centre Inc. (1979) since 2001 and was awarded Oshawa This Week Readers’ Choice Gold Award in October 2012. He is a graduate from the University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biological Sciences. He completed his Respiratory Therapy Internship at the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
He was the recipient of the Alberta Society of Respiratory Therapists Award for Academic Excellence for being the top student in the Province of Alberta, Canada.
He is a Registered Respiratory Therapist and practiced Respiratory Therapy for 7 years in tertiary hospitals both in Canada and abroad to gain international experience.
He is also a Certified Natural Products Advisor and was the recipient of Gordon Storie Award 2010 at the Canadian Health Food Association.
He was appointed as a Councillor in the Government Relations Advisory Council in the Canadian Health Food Association from 2010-2011.
On November 8th 2012, he presented a 60 minutes webinar at the University of Liverpool online on the topic: The Use of Evidence-Based Natural Health Products (NHPs) in Public Health: A Canadian Perspective. He was elected MPH Student Representative for 2012-2013. He was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal in January 2013.
Nick earned his Master of Public Health degree from the University of Liverpool, UK in July 2014. His MPH thesis was accepted for poster presentation among 20 others by the EUPHA (European Public Health Association) selected from 1075 submissions from 68 countries.
Presently, Nick is a Doctor of Public Health Student at Walden University in the USA.

Nick Mawani BSc. RRT. CNPA. MPH. DrPH (Candidate 2020)

Public Health – Global Vaccination Research 2020

President and Founder – ORCD Canada Inc. (Non-Profit) 2016

Organization for Research and Community Development

Co-Founder –  ORCD Ghana Inc. (Non-profit) 2018

Techiman, Brong Ahafo Region, Ghana

Board – ORCD Global – USA (Non-Profit) 2017

Board – ORCD Afghanistan (Non-Profit) 2015 

Doctor of Public Health Student (2014-2022)

Appointed DrPH Student Advisory Councillor 2020

DrPH Program,Walden University, USA

Master of Public Health (2014)

Elected MPH Student Representative 2013-2014

MPH, University of Liverpool, UK

Recipient of Gordon Storie Award 2010

RRT, Northern Alberta Institute of Technology, Edmonton, Canada

Recipient of Academic Excellence (Alberta Society of Respiratory Therapists)

RRT Internship, Royal Alexandra Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

BSc. (Biological Sciences) University of Ottawa, Canada

Recipient of Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal 2013

For the promotion of health care and healthy living

Recipient of Canada 150 Medal 2017

For Community Service

CADTH Symposium 2018 Abstract selected for Panel Presentation

Inspired and helped create the Abstract:

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.

Founder – Oshawa Ismaili Students Group – 2019

Sustaining improvement of quality of life of international students in Oshawa

(Closed WhatsApp Group)

Non sibi sed omnis

“Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.”Goethe. “Doing is not enough; we must become.” – Nick Mawani