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  1. Provide liaison and strategic Faculty representation for the following health professions programs:
    • MSc Audiology and MSc Speech Language Pathology, School of Audiology and Speech Sciences
    • Master of Physical Therapy (MPT), Department of Physical Therapy
    • Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT), Department of Occupational Sciences & Occupational Therapy
    • Bachelor of Midwifery (BMW), Department of Family Practice
    • MSc Genetic Counseling Program, Department of Medical Genetics
    • Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science (BMLSc), Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
  2. Provide senior oversight for facilitating:
    • accreditation and professional standards including contributing to all evaluative mechanisms.
    • collaboration and integration of teaching and learning initiatives and cross cutting educational themes.
    • identification and resolution of issues that impact program operations.
    • cross-unit planning which supports improved program delivery, student services and resource efficiencies. 
  3. Facilitate the Faculty of Medicine's overall relations and communications with health professionals, internal and external partners, stakeholders and service providers.
  4. Facilitate the health professions alignment with the strategic priorities and plan for the Faculty of Medicine.
  5. Work to embed UBC's strategic priority of enhanced educational opportunities for all students within the educational programs.
  6. Work collaboratively with the health academic and clinical leaders to facilitate the implementation and ongoing support of distributed health education programs and activities across the Province of BC.
  7. Provide a central point of contact for the health professions program leadership and for external stakeholders on matters affecting multiple program areas.
  8. Serve as an advocate for health education programs in senior academic and clinical forums within and external to UBC as required.
  9. Facilitate coordinated educational planning and management across the health programs within the Faculty.
  10. Act as a catalyst to seek funding opportunities and to support advancement of education research and scholarship across the health Professions. 

  
  
  
  
  
Joseph
  
Interim Associate Dean, Health Professions604-827-1347joseph.anthony@ubc.ca
Sarah
  
Assistant to Program Head, Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy604-827-0527osot.head@ubc.ca
Audrey
  
Administrative Manager, Physical Therapy604-822-7771audrey.dale@ubc.ca
Marni
  
Director of Administration, Family Practice, Midwifery604-827-4169marnie.fraser@ubc.ca
Tracy
  
Administrative Manager, Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy604-822-7652tracyh@mail.ubc.ca
Hilary
  
Assistant to Program Head, Physical Therapy604-822-7355pt.head-assistant@ubc.ca
Tracey
  
Assistant to Program Head, Midwifery604-822-0352tracey.mason@ubc.ca
Clint
  
Manager Administration, School of Audiology & Speech Sciences604-822-5590clint.meyers@audiospeech.ubc.ca
Sally
  
Assistant to Director, School of Audiology & Speech Sciences604-822-5795director.assistant@audiospeech.ubc.ca
René
  
Director of Administration, Genetic Counselling Program604-875-2948rene.mrzljak@ubc.ca
Cheryl
  
Executive Assistant to Associate Dean, Health Professions604-822-1947cheryl.slevin@ubc.ca
Aileen
  
Director, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine 604-822-0352aileen.to@pathology.ubc.ca
Uliana
  
Program Assistant, Genetic Counselling Program604-875-3486medgeneducation@cw.bc.ca
Joanne
  
Senior Program Assistant, Medical Laboratory Science604-822-7108jwouterse@pathology.ubc.ca
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