Mirjana Valdes

Masters Student

Department of Food, Nutrition and Health

Faculty of Land and Food Systems

Mirah graduated from the University of British Columbia with a BSc in General Sciences with specializations in Life science and Earth Science. Currently, she is pursuing her MSc degree under the supervision of Dr. Jennifer Black. Mirah is interested in exploring the prevalence and social determinants of plant-based dietary practices in Canada, using data from the 2015 Canadian Community Health Survey.

First Nations land acknowledegement

We acknowledge that the UBC Point Grey campus is situated on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) people.

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