Faculty of Health

Welcome to the Faculty of Health. Through our five degree programs – Kinesiology & Health Science, Psychology, Nursing, Health Studies (Informatics, Management and Policy) and Global Health – our commitment to excellence is demonstrated through our professors who are nationally and internationally recognized experts in their fields; through our leading edge research; and through community partnerships to improve health outcomes both locally and globally. In addition, students benefit from learning opportunities that go beyond the classroom to include experiential education in a range of settings from laboratories to sports fields and with community partners including hospitals, clinics, schools, health and recreation centres.

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Oct
16
Tue
Nursing Graduate Open House 2018 @ Room 038 in Health, Nursing and Environmental Studies, Keele Campus, York University
Oct 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

The School of Nursing will be hosting a Graduate Nursing Open House 2018 on Tuesday October 16, 2018. For people interested in the program we will provide information on all aspects from How to Apply and the different programs that we offer. For more information and details please visit the following link: https://nursing.gradstudies.yorku.ca/event/nursing-graduate-open-house-2018/

MSCN, MSCN-PHCNP, PhD

You are invited to learn about the Graduate Programs in Nursing at York University. Bring your questions to our Open House Presentation Event:

Date: Tuesday October 16th, 2018
Location: Room 038 in HNES Building, Keele Campus, York University
Presentation Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Research Poster Display: 6:00 pm to 7:00pm

To find the Room 038 in Health, Nursing and Environmental studies building: http://maps.info.yorku.ca/files/2013/02/KEELE_Map_Colour.pdf ( building number#31)

Please RSVP to indicate you will be attending: gradnurs@yorku.ca

Program website: https://nursing.gradstudies.yorku.ca/news/

Nov
8
Thu
YorkU Scholars Hub @ Markham Public Libraries: Bilingualism Across the Lifespan: How Minds Accommodate Experience @ Markham Village Branch
Nov 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

YorkU Scholars Hub Speaker Series:
Bilingualism Across the Lifespan: How Minds Accommodate Experience
Ellen Bialystok (Distinguished Research Professor, Faculty of Health)

Markham Public Library and York University invite you to the Scholars Hub Speaker Series. The partnership brings some of York’s top academic minds to York Region. The series features talks and expertise from professionals in the Faculty of Health with subject matter around brain health. The series takes place at the Markham Village Branch located at 6031 Highway 7. Each talk is from 7pm to 8:30pm, and for added convenience, childcare is provided for school age children ages 4-12.

For more information & to register: http://advancement.yorku.ca/mpl-scholars-hub/

Nov
27
Tue
YorkU Scholars Hub @ Vaughan Public Libraries: How Memory Changes With Age @ Civic Centre Resource Library
Nov 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

YorkU Scholars Hub Speaker Series:
How Memory Changes With Age
Shayna Rosenbaum (Professor and York Research Chair, Department of Psychology and Vision: Science to Applications (VISTA) Program, York University)

Vaughan Public Libraries and York University invite you to the Scholars Hub Speaker Series. The partnership brings some of York’s top academic minds to Vaughan. The series will feature talks and expertise from professionals in the Faculties of Science and Health with subject matter around psychology, exercise, astronomy and biology. The series will take place at the Civic Centre Resource Library located at 2191 Major MacKenzie Drive West. Each talk is from 7pm to 8:30pm, and refreshments are provided.

For more information & to register: http://advancement.yorku.ca/vpl-scholars-hub