Elizabeth Patola

Nursing Instructor


Elizabeth has 24 years of critical care experience. She joined VIU in 2008 as a sessional instructor. She also works in critical care areas (General ICU, PACU, and Cardiac Surgery ICU) within Island Health and Providence Health. Elizabeth graduated with her Diploma of Nursing from BCIT and after completing a Certificate of Critical Care Nursing, Elizabeth went on to complete her BSN and her Master of Nursing with a teaching focus. Elizabeth enjoys facilitating students to bridge their classroom theory into hands-on practice.