Sylvia Urbanik

Knowledge Mobilization Coordinator

Sylvia Urbanik is the Knowledge Mobilization Coordinator at Research Impact Canada (RIC), where she supports capacity building for knowledge mobilization and coordinates the day to day activities of the RIC Network. She has a strong background in qualitative research and analysis in the areas of mental health, community capacity building, and social inequality. Sylvia completed her Master of Public Health at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health with specializations in Health Promotion and Public Health Policy. She also holds an Honours Bachelor of Science from the University of Toronto in Health & Disease, with minors in Sociology, and Immunology. She is passionate about the role of policy in addressing health inequities through action on the social determinants of health. Sylvia is an avid Raptors fan and enjoys cooking, gardening, and staying active in her spare time.