Conferences

Dr. Olive Yonge Teaching and Learning Scholarship Day

The 9th Annual Dr. Olive Yonge Teaching & Learning Scholarship Day will take place March 24, 2017 at Lister Centre, University of Alberta.

For more information and to register, please click here

Important Dates:

Early Bird Registration Deadline: February 3, 2017

Registration Deadline: March 17, 2017

Deadline for Synopsis and finalized questions: February 24, 2017


About The Dr. Olive Yonge Teaching and Learning Scholarship Day

Subtitled Through the Looking Glass: Reflecting on the Scholarship of Teaching Learning, the Dr. Olive Yonge Teaching and Learning Scholarship Day is in honour of an exceptional teacher and scholar at the Faculty of Nursing and is in recognition of her outstanding contribution to the discipline and profession of nursing. 

Dr. Yonge is the recipient of numerous awards, including the prestigious 3M Teaching Fellowship, the Rutherford Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, and a Vargo Distinguished Teaching Chair.

An experienced nurse, educator, and chartered psychologist with a focus in conflict resolution, Dr. Yonge's clinical area of expertise is psychiatric/ mental health nursing. Dr. Yonge is a professor in the Faculty of Nursing and is a champion of integrating the arts in her teaching.