is a family doctor, Assistant Clinical Professor of Family Medicine at McMaster University and Adjunct Professor of Family Medicine at the University of Western Ontario, Adjunct in both Health Studies and Environmental Studies at the University of Waterloo. Neil has also served as President of Physicians for Global Survival and Vice President of IPPNW and been involved in projects in Latin America, the Middle East and South Asia and published in various medical, public health, peace, environmental journals and books.
trained and practiced as a child psychiatrist in Australia and Canada. For 25 years she has been involved with the development of the Centre for Peace Studies at McMaster University in Hamilton, Canada. Work from this center on health in war zones evolved into the Peace through Health framework, to which she has contributed theory and practice. Joanna is about to move to an experiment in sustainable living in New Zealand. She has several awards for peace work and teaching.