Emily Jenkins

  • Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia

Email: emily.jenkins@sfu.ca
Tel: 604-822-4980

Education

PhD (Nursing), University of British Columbia
MPH, Simon Fraser University
BSN, University of British Columbia

Biography

Emily is an Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing at the University of British Columbia. Emily brings clinical expertise from the acute mental health setting and has developed a program of research focused on optimizing mental health outcomes for Canadians through collaborative, mental health promotion strategies; health services and policy redesign; and knowledge translation approaches. She has worked with youth and adult populations and in both rural and urban settings. Her current research utilizes community engaged research approaches in the areas of mental health promotion, substance use, and healthy public policy development. Through her research, Emily seeks to support the inclusion of patient and community voice throughout the research process to inform policies and programs that are evidence-informed and responsive to a diversity of lived realities.

Emily has methodological expertise in participatory research approaches, mixed methods research, and community-based knowledge translation. 

Publications and Activities

View Emily's publications here.

  • PhD (Nursing), University of British Columbia
  • MPH, Simon Fraser University
  • BSN, University of British Columbia
  • PhD (Nursing), University of British Columbia
  • MPH, Simon Fraser University
  • BSN, University of British Columbia