EHL Vancouver

Developing and networking health care leaders in the Metro Vancouver area.

About The Vancouver Node

Over 160 members with representation from clinical healthcare, healthcare administration, health information technology, private sector and project management.

Founded in 2008, the Vancouver Node of EHL is a community of like-minded students and healthcare professionals who are developing their leadership careers and have a passion for learning, mentorship, peer-support and networking.

Our Vision: An inclusive community of emerging healthcare leaders equipped with the skills to excel in their personal and professional goals.

Our Mission: To foster a community of emerging health leaders through meaningful career development and networking opportunities.

We offer engaging and insightful virtual panel discussions, networking events, mentorship and coaching opportunities for our members.

Vancouver Executive Team

The EHL Vancouver Executive Team consists of Co-Chairs, Past Chair, Directors and Members at Large. 


“EHL is a great place for new health professionals to meet like-minded people and learn skills to help navigate their career journey. Being on the Executive provides an opportunity to innovate and execute plans that serve the healthcare community.”
Nancy Nguyen,
Past Chair  

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"Through EHL, I have been able to venture out of my comfort zone, build confidence and develop networking skills. Serving as an Executive also provided me with the unique opportunity to lead strategic planning sessions and forge strong partnerships with leaders in the private sector and in other health authorities."
Madeleine Leung,
Co-Chair 2021-2023

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"EHL is the perfect place for emerging health leaders to gain new skills and experiences, meet and learn from senior healthcare leaders, and build a network of like-minded individuals who are passionate about advancing health care. I owe a lot of my personal and professional growth to the great people I met through EHL."
Lina Abouzaid,
Co-Chair 2022-2023

Michaela Rozor

"EHL is a great avenue to network and learn from likeminded healthcare professionals. As an executive in EHL, I am excited to work with a great team and have the opportunity to help others in their career development"
Mihaela Rozor, 
Director of Memberships

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"I have greatly benefited from the mentorship program that EHL offers every year. Through my mentors, I have developed and grown as a healthcare leader and have navigated various transitions in my career in healthcare."
Mehreen Poonja,
Events Co-Lead

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"EHL is a community of passionate healthcare professionals and offers networking opportunities with experienced leaders across the industry. As an Executive member, I hope to continue developing as a leader while fostering a diverse community of future leaders."
Claudia Ngunu,
Events Co-Lead

Arlene Singh

"By talking to other professionals in your industry you are able to share and exchange knowledge, learn more about current trends in healthcare, professional opportunities, and partake in mentorship activities."
Arlene Singh, 
Director of Communications

Saba Hena

"Having been an active member since 2018, EHL has played an important role in helping me understand the BC healthcare system, learn healthcare leaders and connect with others who are on a similar leadership journey. As a Member at Large, I look forward to working with this amazing interdisciplinary team and continue my personal and professional development journey."
Dr. Sabahath Hena, Member at Large, Communications


Sam Bratty (closer)

"EHL provides connection across the industry, promoting thought leadership and presenting opportunities to grow the community around healthcare delivering."
Samantha Bratty,
Director of Partnerships

Jessie Yang

"EHL provides you access to a community of passionate working professionals in the healthcare field and networking opportunities." 

Jessie Yang, 
Director of Mentorship & Coaching

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Discounted pricing and early-bird registration for EHL events

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