Kamaldeep Parmar Regional Director Correctional Health Services Provincial Health Services
Kam has over 17 years’ experience of direct management and leadership in the substance use and mental health field and is particularly passionate about improving the health system for marginalized and vulnerable patient populations. She brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in working at various levels within the provincial healthcare system. She has worked very closely with various BC local communities, nonprofits and health authorities and has previous experience working for the Ministry of Mental Health and Addictions, to support and expand much needed mental health and substance use services and programs across the province. Her journey with Provincial Health Services started as the Program Manager for the Community Transition Teams and currently she is the Regional Director for Correctional Health Services overseeing the Community Transition Teams program. Her own personal experiences and background, allow her to approach her work and personal life with a lens centered on equity, justice, inclusion, and diversity.