Welcome to the Health and Exercise Psychology Laboratory! We are located in the Arts building on the University of British Columbia Okanagan campus (Kelowna). The HEPL is overseen by Dr. Mary Jung, Assistant Professor in the School of Health and Exercise Sciences within the Faculty of Health and Social Development. Our areas of interest pertain to the promotion and maintenance of health behaviours, including (but not limited to) exercise, diet, smoking cessation, and reduction in substance use. Please feel free to contact us at hepl.study@ubc.ca



Kaitlyn Bailey wins People's Choice at University wide 3 minute thesis competition.

Kaitlyn Bailey wins FHSD 3 minute thesis competition.

Dr. Mary Jung's discusses strategies to increase milk consumption in a Recent Edition of Nutrition & the Physician 

Katie is the recent recipient of two awards! Congratulations!  

The Healthy Together website is launched and sites begin to implment the program and collect data

Listen to Dr. Mary Jung and Dr. Jon Little discuss their research with CBC RadioWest

Strategies to Increase Consumption of Milk Products

UBC Selected to evaluate health strategy

UBC Selected to Evaluate One of Nine National Health Strategies

Lab manager Wendi Wright - Faculty of Health and Social Development Student Speaker at UBCO Convocation 2013

Our very own Shayla competes at Nationals!

Tricks of the Trade: How to Overcome Exercise Barriers

Experts discuss growing problem of obesity

PUMPS- Prevention, Understanding, Motivation, Power and Skills to Heal

New Mountain Climbing Picture

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