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

A forum to gather perspectives from patients and community members on the priority health concerns in British Columbia and how we should…

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A pilot workshop for 110 second year pharmacy students to learn about different kinds of health advocacy, how they might collaborate with…

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Latest News

Paper Published: Patients and Students Co-Develop a Resource Database
Nov 26, 2019

Paper Published: Patients and Students Co-Develop a Resource Database

Patient and Community Partnership for Education published a paper in November about a project to develop a database of learning…

Health Mentors Cohort 9 Begins!
Oct 29, 2019

Health Mentors Cohort 9 Begins!

On October 3rd, 130 students and 38 Health Mentors gathered at the Croatian Cultural Centre for the start of the…

Health Mentors Outcomes Presented at an International Conference in Vancouver
Oct 28, 2019

Health Mentors Outcomes Presented at an International Conference in Vancouver

One year after visiting UBC to replicate the Health Mentors program at Universidad del Desarrollo in Santiago, Chile, Cristina Di Silvestre…

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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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