Faculty of Human & Social Development

An historic day for our School of Social Work

Social Work professor Dr. Jeannine Carriere celebrates the publication of Calling Our Families Home: Metis Peoples' Experiences with Child Welfare. It is the first book of its kind in Canada. Read more in the March 2017 issue of HSD Quarterly.

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Simulation centre marks first year of operation

Nursing students work through an exercise at the Centre for Interprofessional Clinical Simulation Learning at the Royal Jubilee Hospital. This high-tech training facility is made possible by the UVic School of Nursing, UBC Faculty of Medicine - Island Medical Program, and Island Health.

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UVic president Jamie Cassels opens health IT forum

Cassels talks with PhD Candidate Gurprit Randhawa about her award-winning poster presentation on Health Information Science at an international conference held here in Victoria with delegates from 28 countries.

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Kelli Stajduhar named CUFA BC academic of the year

Congratulations to Dr. Kelli Stajduhar with Nursing and the Institute on Aging + Lifelong Health on receiving the Confederation of University Faculty Associations of BC's Ehor Boyanowski Award for her recent outstanding scholarly work.

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Learning to transform ourselves, our world

In the language of the Lekwungen People on whose land our university stands, Numekwa. Welcome to the Faculty of Human and Social Development. If you are a student, alumnus, donor, or community partner, you are part of us because you seek learning and community that can change our world. If you are discovering our work, we hope you will join us. - Dean Tricia Marck