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TO SUPPORT HEALTHY LIVING

Institute for Healthy Living & Chronic Disease Prevention

The Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention is a collaborative research institute based at the University of British Columbia’s Okanagan campus in Kelowna, BC, Canada. The Institute is committed to supporting the development of research partnerships in new areas of research related to chronic disease prevention, and to providing students with research training opportunities.

We encourage and support research that links communities with the university, focusing on building research capacity, and creating and using new knowledge in ways that benefit individuals, families and communities.

december

03dec1:00 pm2:00 pmWhat is Patient-Oriented Research?A PARTNERSHIP IN RESEARCH SEMINAR

february

28feb10:00 am11:00 amCannabis: Does it have a place in palliative and end-of-life care?A RESEARCH TO PRACTICE PRESENTATION

march

01mar1:00 am31(mar 31)11:59 pmOkanagan Embrace Aging - March 2019EMBRACE AGING MONTH

06mar10:00 am11:00 amMultifactorial and single factor approaches to falls prevention among seniors: Examining the effectiveness and efficiencyAN EMBRACE AGING EVENT

07mar10:00 am11:00 amToo little, too late: How we fail vulnerable and marginalized people as they die, and what to do about itA RESEARCH TO PRACTICE PRESENTATION

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