University Health Services
Welcome to University Health Services (UHS). We are located in the Jack Petersen Health Centre.
Our team of health care practitioners provides comprehensive care for UVic students and limited services to members of the campus community.
- appointments with physicians, nurses and other health practitioners
- limited urgent care and first aid services
- specialist referrals
- telephone advice
- a doctor-on-call service for students (after hours, weekends, holidays).
Health and Wellness Events
In recognition of the importance of student wellbeing, all UVic students are being provided with a monthly electronic issue of Student Health 101, an online magazine for university students covering a variety of topics related to health and wellness. Keep your eyes on your inbox, or visit http://read101.ca/uvic.html.
The Orientation issue of Student Health 101 is available for access August 2013- June 2014
For more information about Student Health 101, please see the UVic Student Health 101 Info Page.
Now open to all interested UVic students and their immediate family.
Join Dr. Dyble and the Functional Medicine Program (FMP) team to learn principles of functional medicine assessment and management and get your health questions and concerns addressed in an interactive and supportive group setting.
|Where:||West Wing Boardroom of Health Services|
NEW time as of November 6, Wednesdays 3:00pm to 4:30pm
(No session on November 13 due to Reading Break)
Monday sessions have been CANCELLED as of Ocotober 21
A Sign-In Sheet will be available for recording attendance (required).
Schedule subject to change, please call ahead 250-721-8492.
For a list of dates and times for guest presenters and examples of topics covered please see the chronic disease care page.
Seasonal flu shots are available at University Health Services for those who qualify for the free public funded vaccine.
Find out if you are eligible at http://www.viha.ca/flu
Phone 250-721-8492 to book nurse appointment
Health Services is proud to present Wellness Workshops in our West Wing boardroom. Join us Tuesdays from 1:00pm to 1:50pm beginning October 29. Each week we cover a different topic. Cost is FREE! You have nothing to lose and everything to gain. You can come for one or all of them. (No Class November 12 – Reading Break)
Seats are limited and are on a first come first serve basis; be sure to register! To register or learn more about these sessions contact Sara Wegwitz RN firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mental Fitness: The Key to Getting Out of Your Own Way
Discover the biggest oversight people make when making change and learn the key tools to design your compelling future and to unlock your limitless potential. (November 5)
Cue Workout & Enter Sandman
Want more energy? Improved immunity? Less stress? Learn the key the motivational strategies to keep you moving and strategies on how to maximize your sleep. You will learn some basic and easy exercises you can do anywhere. CANCELLED (November 19)
Nutrition 101: Facts on Fuel
Gain new insights into basic nutrition, food, and supplements and learn tools and strategies to make the healthy choice an easy choice. (November 26)
Emotional Energy Investments: How to Get the Biggest Return
Where you invest your emotional energy has the potential to keep you stuck or propel you forward. What you focus on grows! (December 3)