Kate has a Bachelor of Science in Life Sciences with a specialization in epidemiology from Queen's University. Her thesis project examined access to family planning services in Haiti and during her time at Queen's she had the opportunity to take a number of courses on healthcare structure and public health systems. Kate is looking forward to joining the UBC CPD team in April as a research assistant and is excited to contribute to the knowledge base of medical professionals across the province. She has previously worked with education programs at Epilepsy South Eastern Ontario and D.A.R.E. BC Society and is very excited to work with and learn from the UBC CPD team in this new position. While not working, Kate enjoys horseback riding, hiking, candle making, travelling, and flying trapeze.
Kate Meffen, BSc
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