Lifelong Learning for a Brighter World

Heather Pollex


Heather Pollex recently retired after working more than 35 years in a series of progressively senior roles in the health care sector. Her most recent position was Director of Transitions & Learning at a large multi-site teaching hospital in downtown Toronto. She holds a B.A. in Psychology from McMaster University; a B.Sc. in Nursing from the University of Toronto; a M.Sc. in Teaching from McMaster University; and, a Doctorate in Education (Ed.D.) from the University of Toronto. Her doctoral research focused on organizational culture and change. Heather has taught at McMaster since the early 1990’s.