New Appointment Announced for Dr. Margaret Moss
The National Academy of Medicine has appointed Dr. Margaret P. Moss, Associate Professor and Director of the First Nations House of Learning, to the Board of Population Health and Public Health Practice.
The National Academy of Medicine (NAM) is one of three academies that make up the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine in the United States. Together, the National Academies provide expert advice on some of the most pressing challenges facing the nation and world. Their work helps shape sound policies, inform public opinion, and advance the pursuit of science, engineering, and medicine.
"I am so very honored and excited to be able to be a part of this National Academy of Medicine Board. The work of the academy, influences national to global audiences and seeks to improve health with a lens toward equity."
Margaret Moss, Associate Professor, UBC School of Nursing, and Director, First Nations House of Learning
Congratulations to Dr. Moss on this prestigious appointment to guide the Academy’s work in evaluating the research evidence and making recommendations to affect the health of populations. With fewer than a dozen people appointed to this committee, this appointment serves as further recognition of Dr. Moss' expertise.