Prof. Paul van Donkelaar, PhD

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Tel: 250-863-3230

Twitter/ DrvanDonkelaar

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Patty Wellborn

Media Relations Strategist

Tel: 250.317.0293



Traumatic brain injury; intimate partner violence; sports-related concussion; sensorimotor control; neurocognitive function; cerebrovascular physiology,

In the Media

Brain injury from domestic abuse a ‘public health crisis,’ says B.C. researcher – December 2019, CTV, Kelowna Daily Courier, CBC UBCO is helping women suffering from traumatic brain injuries – Castanet, November 2019 UBC Okanagan gets $1 million to fund research for victims of domestic violence – Global, June 2019 Kelowna Women’s Shelter and UBCO team up to study brain injuries in women abused by partners – Kelowna Capital News, June 2019