Integrated Learning Session

  • Integrated Learning Session

These sessions involve active discussion and articulation of ideas, which are broadened by the input of a variety of perspectives. Students are presented with “real-life” problems, explore and come to a conclusion to acquire new knowledge. Bringing various perspectives to each topic. Four ILS sessions are scheduled throughout the year. ILS sessions are typically two hours in length.

All sessions are scheduled on Thursdays from 10:00am-12:00pm via videoconference.

Session dates for 2023-2024, subject to change, are as follows:


October 26
Theme – “Cancer Literacy”


January 25
Theme – “Cancer Prevention”
Presenters: Dr. David Busolo, Faculty of Nursing, University of New Brunswick and Dr. Arlinda Ruco, Interdisciplinary Health Program, St. Francis Xavier University

March 28
Theme – “Cancer and the Environment”

June 13
Theme – “Ethics, ‘Omics and Big Data”

Further details will be posted on the events page as they become available.