Sara Martel

Sara Martel headshotSara Martel is a Science Associate at the Institute for Better Health (IBH), at Trillium Health Partners, Mississauga. She has a PhD in Communication and Culture and her interdisciplinary approach brings together media studies, critical theory, and applied health research. Her current work explores the role of narrative, media, and lived experience in developing compassionate care practices in healthcare and health education. She is also Research Lead on the Family & Child Health Initiative at IBH, a project focused on family health and health equity in the Peel Region of Ontario through research, programming, and community partnerships.