Geil Astorga

BA
Core

geil.astorga@unityhealth.to

About

Geil joined the Upstream Lab in September 2022 as a Communications Specialist. Her primary focus is developing strategies to engage with stakeholders and support the lab’s projects, more particularly the CanTreatCOVID study. Geil earned her Communications degree with Provost Honour and Distinction at McMaster University. At present, she is a graduate student in the Translational Research Program at Temerty Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. Prior to joining the lab, she worked on different knowledge translation projects to support individuals with disabilities. Her interests are around the affordances of multimedia platforms and strategic communications in translating knowledge, co-designing interventions with patients and their families, and addressing health inequities.

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