FIFSW Students in the News

Sophia Fantus recipient of Mervis-Simon Family Award in Bioethics

Sophia Fantus, PhD candidate, is recipient of the Mervis-Simon Family Award in Bioethics from the UofT Joint Centre […]

Philip Baiden, PhD student publishes research in Suicide and Life-Threatening Behaviour

Philip Baiden is the lead author of Factors Associated with Achieving Complete Mental Health among Individuals with Lifetime Suicidal Ideation, coauthored by Prof. Esme Fuller-Thomson.

Canadian study shows light at the end of the tunnel for those in depths of despair


FIFSW Doctoral Students are Making a Strong Presence at SSWR

The Ph.D. Program would like to congratulate our students who present at the Society for Social Work […]

Yu-Te Huang, PhD student, recent publication in the British Journal of Social Work with Prof. Lin Fang

The article entitled, “Understanding Depression from Different Paradigms: Toward an Eclectic Social Work Approach”, is published in the British Journal of Social Work.

Bill O’Leary, PhD student, recent publication in Canadian Social Work Journal

The article entitled, ‘Constructing a teacher identity: Influence and impact of doctoral studies on the development of a teaching practice’ is published in Canadian Social Work Journal’s latest issue


Gerardo Betancourt, PhD Student, recognized with an ALLSWE Scholarship

Gerardo Betancourt is the 2015 recipient of the ALLSWE scholarship   The Association of Latina and Latino […]

Gerardo Betancourt, PhD Student, presenting in the LGBT Rights-Pan Am Conference

Gerardo Betancourt, a fourth year PhD student at the Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto […]

Gerardo Betancourt, PhD student, recent publication on Spanish-speaking gay men in Canada

A theoretical model for intervening in complex sexual behaviours: sexual desires, pleasures and passion — La Pasión — in Lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans health inequalities. Policy Press at the University of Bristol.

Year 1 MSW Student Marshal German receives $16,000.00 for the ‘Respect Your Elders Mural Project’

Year 1 MSW Student Marshal German receives $16,000.00  from the City of Toronto StreetArts Partnership Grant for […]