Dr. Jennifer Davis’ passion for applied health economics leads to Canada Research Chair

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Jennifer Davis, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Management, UBC Okanagan; Canada Research Chair in Patient-Oriented Health Economics Research for Healthy Aging and Chronic Conditions

WHEN FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Dr. Jennifer Davis was five, she imagined splitting her time between hairdressing and surgery. She smiles at the memory; “The plan was my brother would drop me off at work in his dump truck.”

As her ambitions evolved, she discovered her talents as a pianist and violinist, and considered the possibility of playing trombone professionally in a jazz band. But it wasn’t until high school when Dr. Davis discovered her zeal for the sciences, and by the time she was in university, a vision of what she really wanted to do started to materialize.

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