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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Aug
28
Tue
YorkU Scholars Hub @ Vaughan Public Libraries: The Effects of Power and Apology on Revenge, Grudge and Forgiveness @ Civic Centre Resource Library
Aug 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

YorkU Scholars Hub Speaker Series:
The Effects of Power and Apology on Revenge, Grudge and Forgiveness
Ward Struthers (Professor, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Health)

Vaughan Public Libraries and York University invite you to the Scholars Hub Speaker Series. The partnership brings some of York’s top academic minds to Vaughan. The series will feature talks and expertise from professionals in the Faculties of Science and Health with subject matter around psychology, exercise, astronomy and biology. The series will take place at the Civic Centre Resource Library located at 2191 Major MacKenzie Drive West. Each talk is from 7pm to 8:30pm, and refreshments are provided.

For more information & to register: http://advancement.yorku.ca/vpl-scholars-hub

Sep
4
Tue
York Orientation Day @ Keele Campus, York University
Sep 4 all-day

Meet new and senior students from your major program. Get to know peer mentors and professors. Explore the campus. Then, attend the official York's Welcome Ceremony!

More details: orientation.yorku.ca

Sep
13
Thu
YorkU Scholars Hub @ Markham Public Library: Aging and Brain Health @ Markham Village Branch Library
Sep 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

YorkU Scholars Hub Speaker Series:
Aging and Brain Health
Annalise D'Souza (PhD Candidate, Faculty of Health)

Markham Public Library and York University invite you to the Scholars Hub Speaker Series. The partnership brings some of York’s top academic minds to York Region.

The series features talks and expertise from professionals in the Faculties of Science and Health with subject matter around brain health.

The series takes place at the Markham Village Branch located at 6031 Highway 7. Each talk is from 7pm to 8:30pm, and for added convenience, childcare is provided for schoolage children ages 4-12.

For more information & to register: http://advancement.yorku.ca/mpl-scholars-hub