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Blog Co-coordinator Graduate Student
School of Nursing
Alex is a second-year MSN student at UBC Okanagan. She is also currently practicing as a Registered Nurse at St. Paul’s Hospital in Vancouver in cardiology and cardiac surgery. Alex’s research passions include applying technology to improve patient self-care and improving women’s health equity with population-based data. Alex’s thesis research is focusing on improving heart failure patient self-care through gamified education. She is also a recipient of the CIHR Women’s Health Clinical Mentorship Grant. Through this grant, she is growing her observational research skills by addressing novel drug combinations to improve ovarian cancer and heart disease outcomes. Alex is a passionate supporter of the Women’s Health Research Cluster. Her involvement started as a trainee co-lead, and recently her role has expanded to include co-coordinating the Women's Health Blog.
Connect with Alex on Twitter @alexandralukey