Sheona Mitchell-Foster

Assistant Professor

Research Classification

Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Cancer of the Reproductive System
Drugs and Pregnancy / Breast Feeding
Global Health and Emerging Diseases
AIDS / HIV
Urban and Rural Planning Policies

Research Interests

cervical cancer screening
HPV
rural and remote reproductive care
Indigenous women's health
perinatal substance-use
reproductive health of women living with HIV
culturally safe care
reproductive screening in LMIC

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Master's students
Doctoral students
Postdoctoral Fellows
Any time / year round
I support public scholarship, e.g. through the Public Scholars Initiative, and am available to supervise students and Postdocs interested in collaborating with external partners as part of their research.
I support experiential learning experiences, such as internships and work placements, for my graduate students and Postdocs.
I am open to hosting Visiting International Research Students (non-degree, up to 12 months).

Great Supervisor Week Mentions

Each year graduate students are encouraged to give kudos to their supervisors through social media and our website as part of #GreatSupervisorWeek. Below are students who mentioned this supervisor since the initiative was started in 2017.

 

I'm so thankful for Dr. Mitchell-Foster, and all she does to support my research. She is approachable, very knowledgable and patient in helping me learn the ins and outs of academia. The way she manages her students, being a baby-saving obgyn and her adorable family is inspirational. I'm so grateful to have such a strong female role model in my life! Thanks for all you do!

Marina Giovannoni (2019)

 

 
 

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