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Happy New Year from the UBC Learning Circle

Happy New Year from the UBC Learning Circle

Thank you for your support of the UBC Learning Circle in 2016 through your donations of time, talent, and wisdom. Your participation is why we are here…

Part I: Indigenous Health Leadership with Leslie Bonshor

Part I: Indigenous Health Leadership with Leslie Bonshor

Date: Thursday, January 12, 2017 Join us for Part I of an exciting series on the topic of Indigenous Health Leadership! We will kick off this series on Thursday, January 12, 2017 with Leslie Bonshor, Executive Advisor of Aboriginal Health with Vancouver Coastal Health. About the presenter: Leslie Bonshor is a member of Tzeachten First Nation. As […]

Part II: Indigenous Health Leadership with Leslie Varley

Part II: Indigenous Health Leadership with Leslie Varley

Join us for Part II of an exciting series on the topic of Indigenous Health Leadership! We continue this series on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 with…

Raising the Next Generation: Transforming the Legacy of Residential School

Raising the Next Generation: Transforming the Legacy of Residential School

Jokweykway-logoin the UBC Learning Circle for another exciting session with Denise Findlay on February 14, 2017. In the spirit of Family Day…

Adding Your “Q” for Quality Health Services

Adding Your “Q” for Quality Health Services

   ……..       Are you interested in furthering the safety and quality of your health services? Do you want another reason for your staff to feel proud about where they work? When serving your community members and clients, do you want to confirm the great service you are providing? Then come join our […]

Healing Salves for the Holidays with the Indigenous Plant Diva

Healing Salves for the Holidays with the Indigenous Plant Diva

Join us on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 for another interactive demonstration with Cease Wyss, Indigenous Plant Diva. In this session, Cease will demonstrate how to make homemade healing salves that can make perfect gifts for the holidays. Learning Objectives: Participants will learn the important steps in making healing salves, as well as how to package and store […]

Success Stories in Cultural Safety – with Elder Roberta Price and Dr. David Tu

Success Stories in Cultural Safety – with Elder Roberta Price and Dr. David Tu

Join UBC Learning Circle, in collaboration with Vancouver Coastal Health’s Aboriginal Health Department, in welcoming Elder Roberta Price and Dr. David Tu on Thursday…

When Less is More – A Pharmacist’s Perspective on Managing Multiple Medications

When Less is More – A Pharmacist’s Perspective on Managing Multiple Medications

Join us on November 22, 2016 with Larry Leung, Lecturer and Pharmacist at the Pharmacists Clinic, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, UBC. In this session we will explore the topic of “polypharmacy”, which can occur when people are taking multiple medications for one or more health conditions. We will get perspectives on the risks of polypharmacy, […]