• J. Black and R. Mazac of the PHUN Lab are involved in a “nationally-significant” school food nutrition study. More information about the project can be found at: New for 2019: We’re launching a ground-breaking, district-wide school lunch program
    • New Westminster Schools is kicking off a nationally significant initiative in early 2019 with the launch of Phase One of a district-wide, universally accessible, cost-shared lunch program.
    • Researchers at the University of British Columbia and the University of Saskatchewan are evaluating New Westminster Schools’ program in partnership with the district and Fraser Health.  Their work in Year 1 is supported by a $25,000 grant from Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council.



Mazac, R. (2019) Mar 18, 2019. Available at:

Tugault-Lafleur C.N., Black J.L (2017). Canadian Science Publishing Forum. Aug 23, 2017. Available at:



Claire Tugault-Lafleur on vegetable consumption in Canada (March 2019)


Radio interviews:

Radio  Canada Première Chaine, Colombie Britannique (Phare Ouest). Aug 23, 2017 (French)

Corus Radio interview (Roy Green Show). Aug 27, 2017.