Faculty of Health and Social Development

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 […]

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Canada ‘falling behind’ in efforts to lessen teen vaping, UBCO researcher says

Canada ‘falling behind’ in efforts to lessen teen vaping, UBCO researcher says

Marketing, peer pressure, school environments contribute to Canada sustaining some of world’s highest youth vaping rates

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