Hot Lunch – Noorjean Hassam

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April Hot Lunch
April 26, 11:30 to 1:00 pm
St. John’s College


Noorjean Hassam, Associate Vice President, Student Health & Wellbeing, picture of Ms. Hassam, SJC logo

April Hot Lunch Guest Speaker:  Noorjean Hassam, Associate Vice President, Student Health & Wellbeing

Ms. Hassam joined UBC in May 2021 from the BC Centre for Disease Control (BCCDC) where she was the Chief Operating Officer since 2014. Prior to this role, she was Regional Director for BC Cancer, and has held several healthcare leadership roles in both Canada and the United States. In these roles, Ms. Hassam has provided strategic leadership enabling the advancement of strategic priorities and initiatives, as well as, championing cultural safety, anti-racism, and reconciliation work in a variety of healthcare settings.

She plays a pivotal role in continuing to enhance and advance our student health and wellbeing services and programing, and strengthening our health-related partnerships in supporting our integrated system of care of our students. Ms. Hassam was the 2021 winner of the YWCA Women of Distinction Award for Reconciliation in Action, and is an active and passionate community volunteer. 

Hot Lunch is a cross-campus staff networking initiative hosted by St. John’s College and co-sponsored by the Office of each of the Vice Presidents with the special support of Human Resources.

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