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Meet Our Graduates: Harjot Bedi, MHSc

Meet Harjot Bedi, Master of Health Science graduate. Harjot is also an MD graduate and an Internal Medicine Resident.   What motivated you to apply for the MHSc program? I have been interested in epidemiology and public health, and the UBC MHSc program seemed to allow the perfect balance of both of those fields, with […]

Meet Our Graduates: Taryn Leach, MPH

Meet Taryn Leach, Master of Public Health graduate. Taryn completed her practicum at the Provincial Infection Control Network (PICNet) where she contributed to the development of a provincial toolkit to manage emerging antibiotic-resistant organisms in long-term and community care settings.   What motivated you to apply for the MPH program? I was originally prepared to pursue […]

Meet Our Graduates: Balanding Manneh, MPH

Meet Our Graduates: Balanding Manneh, MPH

Meet Balanding Manneh, Master of Public Health graduate. Balanding completed his practicum at BC Centre for Disease Control, where he worked on the HCV elimination Program in BC. He has recently received the Gates Cambridge Scholarship, and he will be starting his PhD at University of Cambridge in October.   What motivated you to apply […]

Meet Our Graduates: Patrick Daniele, MSc PPH

Meet Our Graduates: Patrick Daniele, MSc PPH

Meet Patrick Daniele, Master of Science in Population and Public Health graduate. Patrick’s thesis explored Atrial fibrillation (AF) epidemiology in Western Canada.   What motivated you to apply for the MSc program? It was originally my intention to pursue an MSc in the Statistics department at UBC. However, after taking a course with Dr. Sutherland, […]

Meet Our Graduates: Ehsan Hemmativaghef, MSc OEH

Meet Our Graduates: Ehsan Hemmativaghef, MSc OEH

Meet Ehsan Hemmativaghef, Master of Sciencee in Occupational and Environmental Hygiene graduate. Ehsan studied Health, Safety and Environment at University of Tehran and worked as Quality, Health, Safety and Environment Supervisor with the multinational company SGS prior to joining SPPH in September 2018.   What motivated you to apply for the OEH program? UBC is […]

Voices In Health: March 11, 2020
Welcome Back for the 2019-20 Academic Year from the Director of SPPH

Welcome Back for the 2019-20 Academic Year from the Director of SPPH

September 15, 2019   Dear SPPH Community, Please excuse this slightly belated welcome back letter – for me and probably for many of you, the beginning of a new academic year involves many priorities that demand attention. My first days back on campus after a break the last half of August were brightly coloured by the […]

Congratulations to our MHA Award recipients for our 2019 graduating class

Congratulations to our MHA Award recipients for our 2019 graduating class

Five graduating MHA students received awards recognizing their leadership in health care administration.