Dr. Shaheen Shariff, a Baie-D’Urfé resident, is a James McGill Professor in the Faculty of Education at McGill University, with an Appointment in Leadership and Policy Studies. Her research has focused on prevention and reduction of cyberbullying on social media. 

She provides an overview of research and cyberbullying prevention strategies that guide parents, educators and students, and highlight the importance of open communication both in school and at home. Emphasis will be put on youth leadership, encouraging and inspiring inclusive, creative and productive uses of social media.