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 joined the UBC CPD team in April 2018 as a research assistant and has moved into the position of Program Coordinator for the BC Physician Integration Program. She has previously worked with education programs at Epilepsy South Eastern Ontario and D.A.R.E. BC Society. While not working, Kate enjoys horseback riding, hiking, candle making, travelling, and flying trapeze.
Kate Meffen, BSc