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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Jan
28
Mon
What Can I Do With My Degree? workshop @ 103 McLaughlin College
Jan 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Not sure what career options your degree might lead to? Attend this workshop to learn how the skills you’re developing in your degree and the experiences you’re gaining while at York will help build a foundation for your future.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career Centre’s online system (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Feb
11
Mon
LaMarsh Centre talk: The Barriers and Challenges of Racialized and Immigrant Families with Children and Youth with Developmental Disabilities @ 519 Kaneff Tower
Feb 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

You are cordially invited to attend a LaMarsh talk by: Dr. Nazilla Khanlou and Dr. Attia Khan (PhD candidate)

"The Barriers and Challenges of Racialized and Immigrant Families with Children and Youth with Developmental Disabilities"

This presentation will provide an overview of findings from our recently completed community-based qualitative study in which racialized mothers and service providers were interviewed. A brief video of the project will also be presented.

Emerging Recommendations will be shared.

Monday, February 11, 2019 at 12:00 noon (1 hour), Room 519 Kaneff Tower.
Please RVSP your attendance to backhous@yorku.ca by February 6, 2019.

Mar
5
Tue
Calumet & Stong College: Careers Matter Alumni-Student Connection @ Stong College Dining Hall
Mar 5 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Students will meet Alumni, Fellows, Professors and Graduate Students, and connect with them about their career paths and vocations.

Students can ask Alumni, Fellows, Professors and Graduate Students questions about:
-paths to success
-personal challenges
-nature of their careers
-shadowing/volunteering opportunities
-mentoring opportunities
-apprenticeship/internship opportunities
-tips for success

More details: http://stong.yorku.ca/calendar