School of Kinesiology
Faculty of Education
Boaz completed a B.A in psychology (minor in Greek & Roman Studies) at the University of Ottawa. At uOttawa, as a member of the Vulnerability, Trauma, Resilience, and Culture (V-TRac) Lab, he was involved in a project funded by the Public Health Agency of Canada focused on improving mental health services for youth from Black communities.
At UBC, he is a MSc student in Dr. Eli Puterman's Fitness, Aging, and STress (FAST) Lab, and he is interested in the interaction between stress, physical activity and depression among Black populations.