Heather Taylor

Heather Taylor NP(F), MN is an employee of Island Health and works in a primary care setting in Cowichan Valley. Heather’s interests include integrating OAT into primary care, peer involvement in treatment and support, and youth with substance use disorders. Through the Fellowship she hopes to develop skills and competency in the various forms of opiate agonist therapy, understanding the nuances of youth with addiction and facilitating their engagement and connection with health care providers and developing a broader knowledge base of current research. Heather looks forward to putting her skills and knowledge into practice in a team-based collaborative approach on her return to Cowichan Valley.