Water is life’s matter and matrix, mother and medium. There is no life without water.

Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

Research Team

Launched in March 2017, ReachForWater® brings together fifteen researchers from five universities (Université Laval, Université de Montréal, Polytechnique Montréal, University of Waterloo, Harvard University) who have come together to study and implement initiatives aimed at promoting water. non-bottled drinking water. This multidisciplinary team of experts addresses contemporary issues such as overweight, liquid sugars and environmental awareness.

Michel Lucas, designated principal investigator
michellucas.com

Richard Bélanger
richard-belanger.com

Sandra Owens, scientific coordinator
linkedin.com/sandralpowens

Suzanne Côté, field coordinator
linkedin.com/suzannecote

Thérèse Lafleur, public relations coordinator
linkedin.com/thereselafleur

Gisele Beltrão, research assistant
linkedin.com/gisele-beltrão

Bernard Dagenais
ulaval.ca/bernard-dagenais

Manuel Rodriguez
ulaval.ca/manuel-rodriguez

Michèle Prévost
polymtl.ca/michele-prevost

Committee of International Advisers

Jean-François Blais

Jean-François Blais, director
Centre Eau Terre Environnement
Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS)
Canada
inrs.ca/jean-francois-blais

Serge Hercberg

Serge Hercberg, director
Équipe de recherche en épidémiologie nutritionnelle
Université Paris 13
France

David Ludwig, professor
Harvard T.H. Chan | School of Public Health
États-Unis
drdavidludwig.com

Collaborators – Knowledge Users