Faculty of Health

Welcome to the Faculty of Health. Through our five degree programs – Kinesiology & Health Science, Psychology, Nursing, Health Studies (Policy, Management and Informatics) 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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Nov
14
Wed
2nd Entry Bachelor of Science in Nursing Information Session @ CLH C (Curtis Lecture Hall)
Nov 14 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The School of Nursing cordially invites you to attend the 2nd Entry Bachelor of Science in Nursing Information Session

The Undergraduate Program Director will provide an overview of the program and give interested students an opportunity to ask questions that they may have about completing the 2nd Entry BScN program at York University.

Seats are limited, please RSVP to: degree2@yorku.ca

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

Dec
13
Thu
YorkU Scholars Hub @ Markham Public Libraries: How to Hack the Human Brain with Cognitive Neuroscience @ Markham Village Branch
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

YorkU Scholars Hub Speaker Series:
How to Hack the Human Brain with Cognitive Neuroscience
W. Dale Stevens (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/