Cathy Slavik

Research Associate

Cathy joined OCRC as a Research Student in 2014 while completing her Master’s of Public Health degree at the University of Toronto in the Occupational and Environmental Health stream. Her research interests include cancer prevention, risk communication and environmental and industrial pollutants. At OCRC she has worked on a variety of projects analyzing data from environmental emissions programs and evaluating exposure reduction policies. She is currently completing her Ph.D. at McMaster University.


  • H.B.Sc. (Environmental Science & Physical Geography), University of Toronto (2014)
  • M.P.H. (Occupational and Environmental Health), University of Toronto (2016)
  • Ph.D. (Health Geography), McMaster University (in progress)