MEDIA

Magazines

The most important photos you’ll see today, Women’s Health Magazine, August 2013.

Pictures may help encourage skin cancer self-exams, Health Magazine, August 2013.

Guidelines to encourage model health behaviour, Occupational Health and Safety Canada Magazine, January/February 2008.

Online Media (selected)

Skin cancer images help people check skin more often and effectively. Scope (Stanford Medicine), August 5 2013.

Pictures may help encourage skin self-exams. MedlinePlus (National Institute of Health), August 9 2013.

Melanoma/skin cancer help center: Pictures may help encourage skin cancer self-exams. WebMD, August 9 2013.

Skin cancer self-exams: Visual Images Help. Author Interview. Dermatologists Blog, August 8 2013.

Eating disorders as common in class as catwalk. CTV.ca News, August 3 2007.

Female students just as likely to have eating disorders as models. CBC.ca News, July 11 2007.

Newspaper

Too young for the runway? Globe and Mail, Globe Life, July 12 2007

Skinny Science: UW student’s research shows models are no more likely to develop eating disorders than non-models, The Record, front page, July 12 2007

Study offers food for thought: Research suggests students, models have same rates of eating disorders, Calgary Sun, July 12 2007

Healthy response to model survey: They say modelling has been good influence but admit to low weights, Toronto Star, July 17 2007

Don’t hate me because I’m skinny: Sure, models are thin, but that doesn’t mean they’re sick, a new study shows, Ottawa Citizen, front page, July 28 2007

Sliver of Truth: Models may be thin, but a new study suggests it doesn’t mean they’re sick, National Post, Arts & Life, section front page, July 30 2007

A Healthy Look at Skinny Models: Jennifer McWhirter knows what it’s like to have people think you’re unhealthy just because you’re skinny, Montreal Gazette, July 31 2007

Don’t Hate Me Because I’m Skinny: Jennifer McWhirter knows what it’s like to have people think you’re unhealthy just because you’re skinny, Calgary Herald, August 8 2007

Television & Radio

CBC Radio One, radio interview, February 13 2007

CFRB 1010 Toronto Radio, radio interview, July 2007

CTV SWO News, television interview, July 12 2007

Canada AM, live television interview, August 3 2007

CBC Morning News, live television interview, October 2007