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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.

october

08oct10:00 am11:00 amMaking Connections: Making a Difference - Scaling out a volunteer navigation interventionA RESEARCH TO PRACTICE PRESENTATION

november

14nov12:00 pm1:00 pmCannabis legalization and young adults: Early signals from the Multi-method Evaluation of the Transitions to Cannabis Legalization (METRIC-L) studyA PARTNERSHIP IN RESEARCH SEMINAR

january

23jan12:00 pm1:00 pmGetting home: Stories of navigating rural access to healthcare in the Interior of BCA PARTNERSHIP IN RESEARCH SEMINAR

february

25feb10:00 am11:00 amPolicy and practice implications of MAiD for Canadian nursingA RESEARCH TO PRACTICE PRESENTATION

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