Seniors Care

How Will You Benefit?

Stand out from the crowd

The MHLP in Seniors Care is a unique degree that empowers you to develop the sector-relevant interdisciplinary technical skills that are acutely needed in this field. No other Canadian institution currently offers sector-focused (rather than research-oriented) training at the graduate level. You will:

  • be immersed in a dynamic research environment at UBC – one of the world’s top public research universities
  • learn from world-renowned faculty – including program director Dr. Judith Lynam and Dr. Jennifer Baumbusch
  • collaborate with government and community and clinical partners who were instrumental in the design of the program
  • take courses with a cohort of like-minded peers – a group of engaged and ambitious professionals participating in the MHLP in Clinical Education program, as well as students in the multidisciplinary Master of Engineering Leadership programs
  • network with top researchers, industry partners and motivated graduate students

Take your career to the next level

Graduates of the Seniors Care program started in positions, such as:

  • Director of Care
  • Director of Lifestyle and Therapeutic Services
  • Provincial Coordinator for Advocacy & Public Policy

Read some of our alumni stories of how our graduates have gone on to excel their careers with their UBC MHLP degree.

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