March 8, 2017 — Dr Deonandan will speak at the MEDLIFE refugee health conference in Ottawa
March 6, 2017 — Dr Deonandan will speak about the commercialization of academic publishing at noon in TBT083 (the Senate meeting room) of the University of Ottawa
Jan 14, 2017 — The documentary “Having Our Baby; the Surrogacy Boom”, featuring an interview with Dr Deonandan, will be aired on the Documentary Channel on Feb 28, 2017. The trailer is here, and the website here.
Jan 10, 2017 — Dr Deonandan is interviewed about international voluntourism by the Verge Magazine
Dec 13, 2016 — Dr Deonandan is interviewed by Conor Meade at the Canadian Science Policy conference
Dec 7, 2016 — Dr Deonandan will be one of two panelists discussing “The commercialization of academic publishing: Opportunity or threat?” as part of a Lunch & Learn session sponsored by the Association of Professors of the University of Ottawa (APUO)
July 28, 2016 — A synopsis of Dr Deonadan’s SSHRC-funded project, “Mining the gap: Aboriginal women and the mining industry” is now available on the SSHRC website.
June 30, 2016 — Dr Deonandan’s paper with former student Helena Bleeker, titled “Factors Influencing Guyanese Health Worker Migration to Canada” is published in the University of Toronto Medical Journal
June 28, 2016 — Dr Deonandan is interviewed in Verge Magazine about international health careers
June 13-16, 2016 — Dr Deonandan will attend the CPHA conference in Toronto. If you see him, say hi!
Mar 30, 2015 — Dr Deonandan wil give a guest lecture on the topic of “Demographic Transition and Epidemiological Transition, and the World’s Health Needs” in a 3rd year class on Population Trends and International Development (DVM3105A) at the University of Ottawa
Mar 24, 2015 — Dr Deonandan will speak at the CSEB Western University chapter networking event in London, ON
Jan 26, 2015 — Dr Deonandan will give a guest lecture on interdisciplinarity in a class on Governance in social health institutions (SSS4520) at the University of Ottawa, 5:30pm
Jan 20, 2015 — Dr Deonandan is proud to be a co-author on the paper, “Women exposure during pregnancy to haloacetaldehydes and haloa- cetonitriles in drinking water and risk of small-for-gestational-age neonate” by Samuel Ileka-Priouzeau in Environmental Research
Jan 19, 2015 — Dr Deonandan will give a guest lecture on health indicators in the undergraduate international development class, “Health, Education Perspectives in International Development” (DVM2110A) at the University of Ottawa, 11:30am
Nov 4, 2014 — Dr Deonandan will be one of the panelists on a town hall discussing shifting Canadian demographics, sponsored by the National Association of Federal Retirees. 1:30-4:30pm at the RA Centre. UPDATE: This event has been postponed to the Spring of 2015
Oct 15, 2014 — Dr Deonandan will speak at an event for Emerging Health Leaders, 4pm in the ARTS building, room 033, at the University of Ottawa. Details TBA (Update: event appears to have been cancelled.)
Oct 14, 2014 — Dr Deonandan was interviewed by Caity Jackson (Stockholm, Sweden) for the youtube podcast, This Week In Global Health with Greg Martin. Broadcast date TBA.
July 9, 2014 — Dr Deonandan will give a guest lecture in the development studies class, DVM3120 (Special Topics). On what? Well you’ll just have to wait and see. (Probably something on India and/or Guyana!)
June 30, 2014 — Dr Deonandan is proud to be a co-author, with former student Loae Khir, on our paper, “Shifting The Birth Weight Paradigm”, which was published in Health Science Enquiry. The paper also won first prize in the journal’s knowledge exchange category!
May 21, 2014 — Dr Deonandan will participate in a panel discussion on the new Canadian Health Accord, organized by the Emerging Health Leaders of Ottawa. Civic Hospital amphitheatre, 1053 Carling Ave, Ottawa. Poster for the event is here.
May 9-10, 2014 — Dr Deonandan will attend the annual student conference of the Canadian Society for Epidemiology and Biostatistics at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. Details are here.
May 7, 2014 — Along with Dr Ronald Labonte, Dr Deonandan will speak at a Cafe Scientifique event, which is a public discussion of research relevant to the Canadian public. The topic is medical tourism. Heart and Crown, Mother McGintey room. (Photos from the event are here.)
67 Clarence St. Ottawa, ON, Please RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org. Official poster is here.
March 18, 2014 — Dr Deonandan will present to the graduate students of the Interdisciplinary School of Health Sciences on career planning (GSAED house, 11:30AM)
March 12, 2014 — Dr Deonandan will present to the students of St Paul high school in Ottawa, on the topic of career directions in the health sciences
March 11, 2014 — Dr Deonandan will present on “Ethical Analysis of Reproductive Tourism” as part of the Master’s seminar series in the Interdisciplinary School of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, 10:AM in THN054
Feb 23, 2014 — Dr Deonandan’s latest paper, with Sarah Taber, titled “Characteristics of a Transcultural Ethical Framework for Cross-border Reproductive Tourism: Insights from Existing Studies” is published in BJMMR
Dec, 2013 – You know you’ve arrived when your name is quoted in a lifestyle and fashion magazine: Elle Magazine. Image here.
Nov 26, 2013 – Dr Deonandan will give a public lecture on the topic of “Paradigms of Perception” at 6pm. Location TBD
Nov 26, 2013 – Dr Deonandan will give a guest lecture in the undergraduate class “Global Citizenship and Health” (HSS3105A) on the topic of Climate Change
Nov 21, 2013 – Dr Deonandan and graduate student Sarah Newell will present at the Faculty of Medicine’s Global Health Journal Club, at 6pm at the Royal
Oak Pub at 221 Echo Dr. Papers to be discussed are “The New Global Health” and “The Future of Global Health”
Nov 13, 2013 – Dr Deonandan will speak at an event (“Workshop on Careers in Global Health”) sponsored by the Emerging Health Leaders organization, on a topic TBD, at 5:30pm on UOttawa campus, room FSS6032
Nov 7, 2013 – Dr Deonandan and his colleague, Dr Kamila Premji, will be interviewed on the Bill Good Show on CKNW in Vancouver (11:30PT / 2:30ET)
Nov 7, 2013 – Dr Deonandan and colleagues at the Interdisciplinary School of Health Sciences will be available to answer questions about graduate school at the University of Ottawa’s graduate school open house in the Terminus, 9:am-noon
Nov 4, 2013 – Dr Deonandan’s article, “The 10/90 Gap is Holding Rwanda Back” appears in the Huffington Post
Oct 27, 2013 – Dr Deonandan speak about international health and development career planning at a special panel at the Canadian Conference on Global Health in Ottawa. Details are on page 9.
Oct 24, 2013 – Dr Deonandan will speak about international development career planning at “ What Comes Next”, organized by the Political and International Development Studies Student Association (PIDSSA), to be held 5pm on Uottawa campus, LPR285
Oct 21, 2013 – Dr Deonandan’s article, “Is Facebook a Luxury or a Right?” is published in the Huffington Post
Oct 9, 2013 – Dr Deonandan will present at the SGS Fitness event, “Healthcare Entrepreneurship” at Algonquin College, B185, at 6:30pm
Sep 23, 2013 – Dr Deonandan’s latest paper, “A pilot study: research poster presentations as an educational tool for undergraduate epidemiology students” is published in Advances in Medical Education and Practice
June 4, 2013 – Dr Deonandan will speak on, “Contemplating the Ethics of Reproductive Tourism” at the uOttawa Workshop on Women’s Reproductive Health Research
May 27, 2013 – Hmm, it seems that Dr Deonandan’s obscure (but oh so important) paper titled, “The Killing of bin Laden and the Undermining of Public Health” was cited in a recent lecture by Professor Richard Sullivan, Director of the Institute for Cancer Policy, King’s College London Integrated Cancer Centre, in a class called “Conflict & Health”. Kewl.
Oct 27, 2012 – Dr Deonandan was interviewed on CBC Ottawa Morning by Robin Bresnahan. The audio is streaming here, or can be accessed on our reviews page.
Oct 26, 2012 – Dr Deonandan will present on careers in Health Sciences at University of Ottawa Day
Oct 23, 2012 – Healthcanal.com, Bioethics.net, and Care Tourism have picked up the news about Dr Deonandan’s latest work in reproductive tourism
Oct 23, 2012 – The University of Ottawa has issued a press release about Dr Deonandan’s latest two papers about reproductive tourism
Oct 21, 2012 – Dr Deonandan, along with Dr Donald Sutherland, Dr Rachel Thibeault, Genvieve Bois, and Barbara Astle will take part in a global health career seminar, hosted by the Canadian Society for International Health
Oct 3, 2012 – Dr Deonandan is interviewed by Luis Miguel Ariza for a feature article in the Spanish newspaper, El país Semanal.
Sep 24, 2012 — Dr Deonandan will speak on the panel of “Politics At The Pub“, organized by the Canadian International Council, on the topic of “Do international social movements have a real impact on policy and achieving intended results?” The Bytown Tavern, Ottawa, 5:15-7:00pm
Aug 28, 2012 — A feature article, “Sperm Quality & Quantity Declining, Mounting Evidence Suggests”, based in part on one of Dr Deonandan’s recent papers, is published in LiveScience.com. The article is reproduced on Yahoo! News, NBC News, and the mighty Huffington Post
Aug 23, 2012 — The laest paper by Dr Deonandan, Dr Ghada Al-Sulaiti, Asha Gajaria and Dr Kathryn Suh, “Factors associated with staff and physician influenza immunization at a children’s hospital in Ontario, Canada” is now published in International Journal of General Medicine
Aug 22, 2012 — Dr Deonandan’s latest paper, “Health Questions Posed by Amerindians in Guyana’s Deep Interior” has been published in Global Journal of Health Science
July 19, 2012 — New America Mediawill award the 2012 Ethnic Media Awards in San Francisco. Raywat’s article, “The Ethics of Surrogacy” has won 2nd place in the Outstanding International Reporting category
May 23, 2012 — Dr Deonandan’s, Howard Schachter’s, Mylan Ly’s, Alberta Girardi’s, Denise Lynch Lacroix’s, Ceri Moore’s, Nick Barrowman’s and Idil Abdulkadir’s paper, “An Approach to Comparing Nations for Inclusion of Studies in Health-based Systematic Literature Reviews,” is published in The Internet Journal of Epidemiology
May 23, 2012 — Dr Deonandan’s, Arif Jinha’s, Jason Benovoy’s, Michele Meilleur Sarazin’s and Jennifer Doswell’s paper, “A Pilot Study for Case-Based Learning Among Undergraduate Students in Global Health”, is published in The Internet Journal of Medical Education
Mar 22, 2012 — Dr Deonandan’s and Marya Jaleel’s article, “Global decline in semen quality: ignoring the developing world introduces selection bias” is published in International Journal of General Medicine
Feb 17, 2012 — Dr Deonandan’s, Premal Patel’s and Robyn Winterbottom’s paper, “A student-run peer-reviewed journal: an educational tool for students in the health sciences” is published in Advances in Medical Education and Practice
Feb 16, 2012 — Dr Deonandan will give a public talk to University of Ottawa medical students on the topic of, “Implications of India’s Skewed Sex Ratio and Other Aspects of Assisted Reproduction.” Noon in RGN 2112.
July 3, 2011 — Dr Deonandan will a chair a panel on “Lessons from the field” at the symposium called “50 years of the pill in Canada: What has been the impact?”
Sep 2-6, 2011 — Raywat will attend the annual NetIP conference in Washington, DC
June 6, 2011 — Dr Deonandan will present a poster titled “An Approach to Comparing Nations for Inclusion of Studies in Health-based Systematic Literature Reviews” at the Third North American Congress of Epidemiology in Montreal
April 8, 2011 — Dr Deonandan will give two presentations at the Faculty of Medicine’s pre-departure training for global health placement participants in Roger Guindon Hall, room 2111, from 5-8pm. Titles of presentations: “The Role of Colonialism in Global Health” and “Ethical Aspects of Global Health”
Mar 27, 2011 — Dr Deonandan will be one of the panelists and speakers at the third annual McGill University Student Colloquium on Health and Law, 10am-4:30pm, 3650 McTavish, Thomson House, McGill University, Montreal QC
MAr 10, 2010 — Dr Deonandan will speak on “Climate Change and Public Health” at the “Teach-in For Climate Justice” event at the University of Ottawa. 7:00pm, CBY B012
Feb 27, 2010 — Dr Deonandan will present on AmerIndian health issues at the 40th Anniversary Dinner Dance of the Republic of Guyana, 7pm, 1000 Byron Ave, Ottawa, Canada
Feb 17, 2010 — Raywat will judge the annual Hart House (University of Toronto) literary contest
Feb 13-19, 2010 — Raywat will join the Ve’ahavta humanitarian organization on a medical mission to the interior of Guyana.
Feb 5, 2010 — Raywat’s India Currents article is syndicated in New American Media under the title, “Why India Has an Advantage Over China”
Feb 5, 2010 — Dr Deonandan will give a guest lecture on the topic of “reproductive tourism” in the Women and Health class (FEM2104A) at the University of Ottawa, 2:30pm in room 1150, Desmarais Pavillion
Jan 27, 2010 — Dr Deonandan will provide the closing statements at the debate More Aid or Less?, 4pm-5:30pm, University of Ottawa “Agora”
Jan 26, 2010 — Dr Deonandan will give a guest lecture on the topic of reproductive technologies in the Technology and Health class (HSS3332) at the University of Ottawa, 2:30pm
Jan 25, 2010 — Dr Deonandan will Chair a session for International Culture and Development Weektitled, “Casino capitalism kills: What we know and what to do about it”, 4pm-5:30pm, UCU205, University of Ottawa
Nov 27, 2009 — Dr Deonandan joins the steering committee of the Ottawa chapter of the Guyana SchoolNet programme
Nov 20, 2009 — For the second time, Raywat will serve as judge at the SpeakOut Slam Poetry contest at the University of Toronto’s Mississauga Campus. Time and exact location TBA.
Nov 13, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will present on the ethics of reproductive tourism at a special Medical Tourism symposium at the Novotel Hotel in Ottawa
Nov 8, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will attend the annual Ve’ahavta Starry Nights awards ceremony and gala, Toronto Centre for the Performing Arts, to talk about some of the organization’s international development efforts
Nov 7, 2009 — Along with Dr Sanni Yaya, Dr Deonandan will co-host the Health Sciences department’s first annual Career Day event for 3rd and 4th year students, Sheraton the Arts building, 70 Laurier Ave E, 1pm-5pm
Nov 6, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will give a guest lecture on the fundamentals of epidemiology to the HSS3101 Health Research Methods class at the University of Ottawa, 11:30am-1:pm
Oct 27, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will present at a Career Day event for Encounters With Canada at the Terry Fox Youth Centre, 1805 Gaspe, Ottawa, 3pm.
Oct 16, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will talk to high school students about the Health Sciences programme during the University of Ottawa’s open house
Sep 25, 2009 — Raywat will speak to the Hart House Writers’ Group at the University of Toronto, 6pm
Sep 25-27, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will be part of the Health Sciences delegation from the University of Ottawa at the Ontario Universities Fair in Toronto
Sep 6, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will present on, “Superpower and Superpoverty: What to do About South Asia’s Widening Health and Development Gaps”, at the 2009 NetIP Conference in Toronto. Sheraton Hotel, Toronto, 10:30AM
Aug 26, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will provide an overview of concepts in Health Promotion at the University of Ottawa Health Promotion peer educator orientation day, 9:30am in Morriset 212
Aug 26, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will provide an overview of issues in Global Health at the University of Ottawa Health Promotion peer educator orientation day, 3:15pm in Morriset 212
June 10, 2009 — Raywat’s interview on CBC Radio’s Spark is aired
June 8, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will present on “Community Medical Education in AmerIndian Communities in the Interior of Guyana” at the Canadian Public Health Association annual conference in Winnipeg, Manitoba
June 5, 2009 — Raywat will be interviewed on CBC radio, re: Twitter haikus. Broadcast date TBD.
June 5, 2009 — Raywat will be heard on CHIN radio at 12:30pm, discussing Guyana with Dr Qais Ghanem
June 1 or 2, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will present on “The Medical Plight of Guyanese AmerIndians” at the 36th annual conference of the Caribbean Studies Association in Kingston, Jamaica
May 29, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will present on “The Epidemiology of Health Care Worker Migration in Canada” at the Migration of Health Professionals and Its Impact on Health Human Resource Planning Conference at the Novotel Hotel in Ottawa
Apr 25, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will speak at the Aesculapian Society’s pre-departure training institute for medical students, University of Ottawa; time and place TBD
Apr 4, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will emcee the fundraising gala of the Shared World Initiative; time and place TBA.
Apr 1, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will speak about Medical Tourism in the “History of Health Care” class (HSS 2121) at the University of Ottawa, Marion Auditorium, 2:30pm, Ottawa.
Mar 31, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will speak about Medical Tourism in the “Women and Health” class (FEM 2104) at the University of Ottawa, Tabaret Hall room 070, 5:30pm, Ottawa.
Mar 7, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will give the keynote address at the University of Ottawa Residents’ Ball, National Arts Centre, 6pm.
Mar 6, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will speak about “Hunger, Thirst and Development in South Asia” at the World Health Organization simulation in Montreal; Hotel Gouverneur Place Dupuis Montreal, 5pm.
Feb 27, 2009 — Raywat will be the special guest of the University of Toronto Writers’Co-op, Sussex Clubhouse, room 415,7pm.
Feb 5, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will introduce His Excellency, S. Gavai, High Commissioner of India, befor the latter’s keynote address as part of International Development Week. Alumni Auditorium, University of Ottawa, 7:30-9:00pm
Feb 5, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will moderate a discussion on the human rights aspects of the Aboriginal residential school system, featuring several prominent experts in this area. UCU Terminus, University of Ottawa, Feb 5, 2009, 2:30-4:00pm
Jan 14, 2009 — Dr Deonandan will moderate a discussion on the human rights aspects of drug trafficking, following a showing of the movie, Maria Full of Grace, Alumni Auditorium, University of Ottawa, 6-8pm
Dec 5, 2008 — Dr Deonandan will be a panelist on a public discussion of the impacts of Climate Change called, “Climate Change & Health: Health Challenges Around the World”. Roger Guindon Hall, Amphitheatre B, University of Ottawa, 4-7pm.
Nov 9-23, 2008 — Raywat will join the Ve’ahavta humanitarian organization on a medical mission to the interior of Guyana.
Sep 15, 2008 — Dr Deonandan will speak at the AIDS Walk kick-off at the bar “1848” on the campus of the University of Ottawa, on the topic of “The Global Burden of HIV/AIDS”. 6:30pm-8:30pm, sponsored by International House
Sep 3, 2008 — Along with other members of the Faculty of Health Sciences, Dr Deonandan will present at the orientation session for new students at the University of Ottawa
Sep 3, 2008 — Along with other members of the Faculty of Health Sciences, Dr Deonandan will present at the orientation session for new students at the University of Ottawa
Aug 28, 2008 — Dr Deonandan will present an overview of issues in Global Health for incoming student volunteers at the University of Ottawa
July 9, 2008 — Raywat’s short story “Two Deaf Men” solicited for inclusion in an anthology of “deaf fiction”, to be published by Gallaudet University
July 2, 2008 — Raywat officially joins the Board of Directors of Harbourfront Centre, one of Canada’s premier arts and education focal points
July 1, 2008 — Dr Deonandan officially joins the faculty of the University of Ottawa
July, 2008 — Raywat’s short story “The Nadan’s New Clothes” accepted for inclusion in the upcoming anthology, Adventures In Desiland
May 27, 2008 — Raywat’s short story, “A Memory of Flowers and Coconut”, has been accepted by the Brazilian fiction anthology, antologia Panamericana
May 9, 2008 — Dr Deonandan will speak at the Pre-departure Global Health Institute of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, on the topic of ethics in international health work
Mar 28, 2008 — Dr Deonandan will present on the topic of “reproductive tourism” at the meeting of the Society for Applied Anthropology in Memphis, TN
Feb 6, 2008 — Dr Deonandan will present on HIV/AIDS research at the “Let’s Stop AIDS” panel of International Development Week at the University of Ottawa, 2:30pm in UCU205
Feb 5, 2008 — Dr Deonandan will present on the topic of “reproductive tourism” at the Health & Development panel of International Development Week at the University of Ottawa, 5:30pm in Marion Auditorium
Sep 28, 2007 — Dr Deonandan will be a panelist on a discussion about international health, as part of Global Health Awareness Day. University of Ottawa, hospital campus, RGN 2003m 5pm-7pm
May 18, 2007 — Raywat will emcee the inaugural Concert for the “Canadian Institute for Indian Classical Arts” in May for Asian Heritage Month. Alumni Auditorium, Ottawa University. $20
April 30, 2007 — Dr. Deonandan will speak on Tuberculosis Surveillance in Guyana at the University of Ottawa, Morisset Hall room 251, 8:45AM
March 29, 2007 — Dr. Deonandan will speak on bioterrorism and international relations at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida
March 28, 2007 — Dr. Deonandan will speak on population health and global insecurity at the annual meeting of the Society for Applied Anthropology in Tampa, Florida
Dec 15, 2006 — Raywat will speak to students at Glengarry High School in Alexandria, Ontario, on the topic of careers in science
Sep 23-25, 2006 — Raywat will take part in the annual Carifesta arts festival in Trinidad
May 30, 2006 — Raywat delivers the keynote speech at the NCIC celebrations for Indian Arrival Day in Pot of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago
May 30, 2006 — Dr. Deonandan presents “The Burden of Mental Illness in the Caribbean” at the annual meeting of the Caribbean Studies Association, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobado
Feb 27, 28 or March 1, 2006 — Raywat will read at Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi, India. Date and exact location are yet to be finalized. If you are going to be in the city around this time, please email for specifics.
Dec 19, 2005 — The winners of the Derek Walcott writing contest are announced in Trinidad. The judges of the short story panel are Annie Paul, Kenneth Jaikaransingh and Raywat Deonandan
June 24, 2005 — Dr. Deonandan will speak at the CHEO Research Rounds, re: “The Experiences of Children Affected By The Tsunami in Sri Lanka: A Pilot Study.” Room R154, Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 401 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, noon.
May 17, 2005 — In celebration of Asian Heritage Month, Raywat will join fellow Asian-Canadian writers Cyril Dabydeen, Asoka Weerasinghe, Bing He, Betty Warrington-Kearsley, Veena Gokhale and Shakir Sheikh at the Ottawa Public Library (120 Metcalfe) from 6-9pm.
March 23, 2005 — Raywat will read at the Ottawa Public Library (120 Metcalfe), 7:30pm-9:00pm. The official write-up is here.
March 7, 2005 — Dr. Deonandan interviewed on CHCH-TV re: avian flu
Dec 4, 2004 — Dr. Deonandan will speak about the HIV pandemic at the 10th anniversary celebrations of the Tibotec corporation, Philadelphia, PA.
Oct 19, 2004 — Raywat (in “Dr. Deonandan” mode) will present to the Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa (1 Stewart St). Title of presentation: “Public health strengthening in Guyana.”
Oct 18, 2004 — Raywat (in “Dr. Deonandan” mode) will lecture to the Faculty of Health Sciences class, “Special Topics in Nursing: International Health”, at the University of Ottawa, Hospital Campus, Roger Guindon Hall, room 2003. Title of presentation: “Public health strengthening in Guyana.”
Sep 15, 2004 — Raywat will read at the Alderney Gate Public Library in Halifax/Dartmouth at 7:00pm. Official ad is here.
Sep 13, 2004 — Raywat (in “Dr. Deonandan” mode) will lecture at Memorial University in St. John’s, Newfoundland, on the topic, In vitro fertilization: risk factors and realistic outcomes.”
Jul 19, 2004 — Raywat will read at McNally Robinsonin Winnipeg, 7:30pm. Refreshments will be served, so come on down!
Jun 30, 2004 — Raywat’s article, “Looking For A Link Between Pornography And Sex Crimes: The Jury Is Still Out”, published in The Ottawa Citizen
Jun 12-13, 2004 — Raywat will be one of many authors taking part in Book Expo Canada
Jun 5, 2004 — Raywat will be part of the Great Books by Great Grads festival at Hart House in Toronto
May 23, 2004 — Ray will be part of South Asian Heritage Month, at The Docks in Toronto, 12pm-6pm
May 13, 2004 — Ottawa launch of Divine Elemental at Octopus Books
May 10, 2004 — Raywat will read at 7pm at Olsson’s Bookstore in Arlington, Virginia, (2111 Wilson Blvd)
Apr 22, 2004 — Raywat will read at the McNally Robinson bookstore in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan at 7:30 pm
Apr 13, 2004 — Raywat will read at the Pagitica Magazinereading series, Jersey Giant pub, 71 Front St E (at Church), Toronto
Apr 2-4, 2004 — Raywat will be part of the Great Ontario Book Break. He’ll be part of the “Reading Research”panel at noon on Saturday April 3rd, at the Studio Dance Theatre at York Quay Centre, followed by a signing
Mar 24, 2004 — Ottawa radio station CKCU will interview Raywat for the 5:30 show, “Village Idioms”