Faculty of Health

Welcome to the Faculty of Health. Through our five degree programs – Kinesiology & Health Science, Psychology, Nursing, Health Studies (Informatics, Management and Policy) 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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York Orientation Day
Sep 7 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm

York Orientation Day will take place on Wednesday, September 7, 2016. York Orientation Day is where you can meet new and senior students in your major program, meet professors in your program and explore the campus. It's your first day and your best introduction to all things York! For more information, visit YU START.

York Orientation Day Check-In Locations

Career Fair Fall 2016 @ First and Second Floor, Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL ) Building
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Meet a variety of employers in an exhibition-like setting to learn more about their employment opportunities. More than 45 employers will be exhibiting at this year’s fair and recruiting York students and new grads for: full-time jobs, part-time jobs, internships and summer jobs.

Students are invited to drop by the TEL Building any time between 10am and 3pm to speak to employers.

See the full list of participating employers and tips to prepare for the Career Fair at careers.yorku.ca/fair.

Health Promotion for Immigrant Mothers of Children with Developmental Disabilities: What is relevant? @ Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Room 1E201
Sep 23 @ 11:30 am – 2:30 pm

RSVP by September 9, 2016 to owhchair@yorku.ca

Lunch will be provided


Nazilla Khanlou, Principal Investigator, Mother’s Health Promotion Project: What Is Relevant?

Jacqueline Getfield, Presenter on Research Topic - Engagement or Exclusion: Journeying with Racialized Immigrant Mothers and their disabled children

Brenda Spielman, Member of Mother’s Advisory Committee, Mother’s Health Promotion Project, Toronto: Mother’s Health Promotion Video

Maricel Patricio, Mother’s Health Promotion Project Participant

Organized by the Women's Health Research Chair in Mental Health Office, in partnership with the Faculty of Health, York University