Joan L. Bottorff

Academic Institution Affiliation: University of British Columbia (UBC)
Academic Institution Position/Title: Professor
Academic Affiliation Faculty: Faculty of Health and Social Development, School of Nursing
Hospital/Health Centre Affiliation Position: BC Cancer Agency
Degree(s): PhD, RN, FCAHS, FAAN

Research areas of interest:
Cancer prevention, Gender and health-promoting behavior, health promotion
Research Themes:
Chronic Disease

Biography:

Dr. Joan L. Bottorff is Director of UBC’s Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention and a faculty member in the School of Nursing.  She has extensive expertise in qualitative research methods and is currently Editor of Global Qualitative Nursing Research.