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Beena has completed her BSN (India, 1992), MSN (UBC, 2006), and Ph.D. (UBC, 2019).

Beena is a Registered Nurse with over 25 years of experience in various health care settings in BC.

Currently, as the Clinical Nurse Specialist for the Medicine Program at Providence Health Care (PHC), Beena provides leadership for improving safety and quality of patient care, promoting evidence-based practice, and mentoring frontline nurses to conduct research activities.


Research Interests:
Stroke prevention

Managed alcohol program


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