Hiren Rawal

Health Promoter at Sudbury & District Health Unit
Hiren Rawal is a Health Promoter at Sudbury & District Health Unit, Ontario. Hiren completed Master of Social Work program at Laurentian University, Sudbury, Ontario. Hiren’s graduate thesis focused upon the intersections of mental health issues, homelessness and child welfare system. He is the recipient of the Hilary Weston Scholarship, Ontario Graduate Scholarship and CIHR Health Professional Student Research Award. Hiren has extensive work experience in the direct social services field, community-based social action research, project management, and teaching. He has authored and co-authored research reports, peer-reviewed book chapters and conference presentations in the areas of mental health and innovative research methodologies.