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Dr. Lalita Bharadwaj BSc, MSc, PhD Professor Community Health and Epidemiology

Academic Background: Physiology (BSc.), Pathology (MSc.), Toxicology (PhD)

Research Area(s)

  • Engaged Scholarship with Indigenous Communities
  • Water and Health
  • Environmental Health
  • Human and Environmental Health Risk Assessment
  • Risk Management and Risk Communication
  • Arts-based Knowledge Mobilization

Selected Publications

  • Irvine, A., Schuster-Wallace, C., Dickson-Anderson, S., Bharadwaj, L., (2020) Transferrable Principles to Revolutionize Drinking Water Governance in First Nation Communities in Canada. Water Volume 12 Issue 11 https://www.mdpi.com/2073-4441/12/11/3091
  • McLeod, L., Bharadwaj, L.,@ Daigle, J., Waldner, C., Bradford, LEA. (2020) A quantitative analysis of drinking water advisories in Saskatchewan Indigenous and rural communities 2012–2016. Canadian Water Resources Journal https://doi.org/10.1080/07011784.2020.1831404
  • Patrick, R.,@ Grant, K., Bharadwaj, L., (2019) Reclaiming Indigenous Planning as a Pathway to Local Water Security Water 2019, 11(5), 936; https://doi.org/10.3390/w11050936 
  • Timothy D. Jardine, Lorne E. Doig, Paul D. Jones, Lalita Bharadwaj, Meghan Carr, Brett Tendler, Karl-Erich Lindenschmidt b (2019) Vanadium and thallium exhibit biodilution in a northern river food web. Chemosphere 233 (2019) 381e386. 
  • Steelman, T. A., Andrews, E.,@ Baines, S., Bharadwaj, L., Bjornson, E.R.,# Bradford, L., Cardinal,K., Carriere, G., Fresque-Baxter, J, Jardine, T.D., MacColl, I., Macmillan, S., Marten, J., Orosz, Reed, M., Rose, I., Shmon, K., Shantz, S., Staples, K., Strickert, G., Voyageur, M., (2019). Identifying transformational space for transdisciplinarity: using art to access the hidden third. Sustainability Science Vol 14, pages 771-790. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11625-018-0644-4
  • Bharadwaj, L., (2019) Tenets of Community-Engaged Scholarship Applied to Delta Ways Remembered Engaged Scholar Journal, Volume 5, Number 3, Fall 2019, pp.1-76. https://www.erudit.org/en/journals/esj/2019-v5-n3-esj05436/1070853ar/