DeGroote School of Business

Gillian Mandich

Dr. Gillian Mandich uses the latest science to help people live happy, healthy lives. Dr. Mandich has a PhD from Western University in Health Science, specializing in Health Promotion and her primary areas of research are happiness and health. Her personal mission is to educate people about evidence-based health information so they can lead a happy, healthy life.

Dr. Mandich is the founder of The International Happiness Institute of Health Science Research. She appears regularly as the resident Happiness Expert on The Social and Breakfast Television, and is a graduate of the inaugural class of the Student Innovation Scholar Program at the Richard Ivey School of Business Pierre L. Morrissette Institute for Entrepreneurship and World Discoveries. She is a top-rated keynote speaker and has given two TEDx talks: “The Surprising Truth About Happiness” in Toronto at TEDx Yorkville, and “The Two Things You Need To Know To Be Happier Today” at TEDx Windsor.