A meeting of experts

Patient and Community Teachers at the Centre of Health Professional Education

Patients' Voices

Patients' Voices


Giving patient voices a place in health professional education.

Building Connections

Building Connections


Connecting faculty with opportunities to engage students in patient centered learning.

Understanding Patients

Understanding Patients


Helping healthcare students understand patient experiences.

Upcoming Programs

Students are introduced to the successes and challenges of being a family caregiver for a loved one with a chronic health condition.

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Partner: Spinal Cord BC Personal narratives and case studies will be shared to illustrate the range of ways in which spinal cord…

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Latest News

Medical Student's Project Aims to Share Voices of People Living with Spinal Cord Injury
Sep 30, 2019

Medical Student's Project Aims to Share Voices of People Living with Spinal Cord Injury

Harani Ramasamy (right), a 2nd year medical student, is working with Spinal Cord BC to develop a workshop for the…

Mentor Spotlight: Mario Gregorio Featured in Reader's Digest
Sep 30, 2019

Mentor Spotlight: Mario Gregorio Featured in Reader's Digest

UBC Health Mentor Mario Gregorio made the cover of Reader's Digest in September. Mario has mentored 3 cohorts of students…

Patient Volunteers Needed for Fall!
Sep 13, 2019

Patient Volunteers Needed for Fall!

UBC Physical Therapy ProgramVolunteer patients are needed to help physical therapy students practice patient interviewing skills. The session is part of…

Testimonials

Reports & Publications

Program Report Aboriginal Community as Teacher Program

Communications between health care professionals and Aboriginal people have long been identified as contributors to poor health outcomes.…

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Program Report UBC Interprofessional Health Mentors Program

The Interprofessional Health Mentors Program (HMP) is a unique educational experience organized by Patient & Community Partnership for…

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Program Report Patient & Community Voices Workshop Series

Since 2008, 65 Patient & Community Voices Workshops have been delivered in collaboration with our community partners. Workshops…

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Ways to Get Involved

Whether you are a UBC health and human services student, a faculty member, a patient, or a community member - there are many ways for you to become involved.

*The term patient is overarching and is inclusive of individuals with personal experience of a health issue and informal caregivers, including family and friends.

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