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Connection method: In-person
Open to Fraser Valley & Lower Mainland, Patient partners across BC
Health Mentors Recruitment Now Open!
UBC Health Mentors program is looking for volunteer Health Mentors (or caregivers) who live with a chronic illness to share their healthcare expertise with new UBC healthcare students to help them learn about patient-centered care. Health Mentors play an important role in the education of future health professionals. The program starts in September 2023 and runs until May 2024. Mentors should live in the lower mainland and be interested in working with small groups of students. For more information on the Health Mentors Program, please see our website: https://meetingofexperts.org/programs-activities/health-mentors-program/
Level of EngagementThis opportunity is at the level of Involve on the IAP2 Spectrum of Public Participation.
- Willing & comfortable to share health care experiences in a group setting
- Have access to technology and the internet to participate in the engagement opportunity
- An interest in improving health care services