Leonora Gangadeen-King


Leonora is a PhD candidate in Psychiatry at McGill University where her research focus is maternal health and resilient outcomes in children. She believes that by supporting mothers and their families, we can offset health problems in children and build stronger societies. She is an active member of two cooperatives: Tiger Lotus Coop (TLC) a wellness project centered around reproductive health and Brick by Brick, a community-housing project in Park Ex. As a community organizer, she facilitates educational workshops and acts as a liaison between various organizations, partners and networks – with the intention of building community.