Pre-conference Workshops on Day 1 - Conference Sessions on Days 2,3&4

Dr. Nelly Oelke

Dr. Nelly Oelke

Associate Professor, School of Nursing, Faculty of Health and Social Development, University of British Columbia - Canada

Dr. Nelly Oelke is a registered nurse and graduated with an Interdisciplinary Studies PhD from the University of Calgary. Dr. Oelke is a health services researcher with expertise in integrated health systems, primary healthcare, patient engagement, mental health, Indigenous health, and health policy. Research skills include qualitative methodology, mixed methods, case study, knowledge translation, deliberative dialogue, and implementation science. Her research focuses on integrated health systems in primary healthcare. Over the last 5 years she has completed significant work in rural mental health.

Dr. Oelke has been working at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan since 2011. From 2016-2019, she was the Academic Co-Lead, BC SUPPORT Unit Interior Centre with an active role in patient engagement in research, knowledge translation, and implementation science. She also is a Technical Committee member for the Health Standards Organization, Canada working on the development of an Integration Standard to support integrated health systems.


Day 4 How staffing models can used to deliver high quality care 9:00 AM - 9:20 AM Al Majlis Hall