Faculty of Health and Social Development

UBCO Faculty of Medicine presents strategies for aging well

UBC Okanagan lands new Canada Research Chair, $350,000 in research funding

Researcher Mary Clare Kennedy from UBC Okanagan’s Faculty of Health and Social Development is named the Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Substance Use, Policy and Practice.

Dr. Kennedy’s research examines the social-structural aspects of health among people who use drugs and evaluates the implementation and effectiveness of novel harm reduction interventions, including safe supply programs and innovations in supervised consumption service delivery.

Global population is expected to reach 8 billion next week
UBCO joins Age Friendly University global network
Made in Canada health-care initiative launches in Europe
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UBCO researchers tune in to children’s screen time and sleep
Dr. Jennifer Jakobi brings people together with a purpose

Dr. Jennifer Jakobi brings people together with a purpose

The exercise neuroscientist is introducing STEM to underrepresented youth and helping older adults age in place.

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A Rebalancing Act

A Rebalancing Act

UBC Okanagan research probing the mysteries of human balance will help us stand better and fall less as we age

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