Faculty of Health

Welcome to the Faculty of Health. Through our six degree programs – Kinesiology & Health Science, Psychology, Neuroscience, 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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Aging in the City: Moving Forward-Health and Function in Later Life @ Civic Centre Resource Library
Nov 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us for an exciting discussion about Health and Function in Later Life, Part of the Aging in the City Speaker's Series.

Speaker topics:

• Using research to guide the design of exercise for older adults with joint pain (Jaclyn Hurley, Assistant Professor in the School of Kinesiology and Health Science at York University)

• How studies of older athletes help us understand health and function in later life (Joe Baker, professor and head of the Lifespan Health and Performance Laboratory in the School of Kinesiology and Health Science, at York University)

Register HERE


Leadership Experience and Exploration Panel @ Stong College Room 101
Nov 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

CALUMET AND STONG COLLEGES invites you to attend our Leadership Experience and Exploration Panel on:

Discover how leadership experience can influence your career and build character. Take your leadership to the next level by attending our Panel on Leadership Experience and Exploration.

You can REGISTER at https://tinyurl.com/LeeFW19  by Monday, November 18, 2019.

If you have any questions, please contact scchelp@yorku.ca.

Neuroscience Information Session @ York University
Nov 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Are you interested in studying the development, structure, and function of the nervous system? York University's new Neuroscience degree program will allow you to do just that. The Faculty of Health and the Faculty of Science would like to invite you to this information session to learn more about the program and hear from faculty members doing work in the field of Neuroscience.

Register now HERE. Spaces are limited.