Faculty of Health and Social Development

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Learning Opportunity: Restorative Approach Micro-Credential Course

Learning Opportunity: Restorative Approach Micro-Credential Course

Foundations for a Restorative Approach: Health Care Harm and Wellbeing, a new UBC Okanagan micro-credential course answers the urgent call from health care leaders across BC to shift towards a more holistic and healing approach to address health care harm and promote wellbeing in our health care system. “A Restorative Approach is respectful and relational […]

Compassion is the cornerstone of nursing

Compassion is the cornerstone of nursing

From collecting donations to holding a foot care education night for unhoused women, UBC Okanagan’s nursing students connect with the community.

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Postdoctoral fellow studies sleep and caregiver-family relationships

Meet one of the School of Nursing’s newest postdoctoral fellows, Dr. Jelena Komanchuk. Jelena is passionate about the health inequities experienced by children facing adversity and is interested in conducting research to support children’s health.   “As a paediatric registered nurse, I observed developmental and health inequities experienced by children exposed to early adversity, such […]

UBC Okanagan’s Global Health Gala set for return to Kelowna
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