Meet Ms. Jassar.
Ms. Jassar earned her Master of Science in Nursing (MScN) and completed the Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) program through the University of North British Columbia in 2016. Prior to earning her master’s degree, she worked as a Registered Nurse in the Emergency Department. At present, she is earning her clinical Doctorate in Nursing Practice and focuses on enhancing knowledge and attitudes surrounding substance use disorders. Ms. Jassar provides longitudinal care for patients across their lifespan in her family practice at Foremed Clinic. She offers specialized services in substance use disorders and gender-affirming care. Ms. Jassar is also actively involved in qualifying patients for Medical Assistance in Dying and providing access to this as an end-of-life option with Vancouver Coastal Health and Fraser Health Authority. In her spare time, Ms. Jassar likes to keep active with hiking, weight training, and hot yoga. She is also a self-proclaimed foodie and enjoys scoping the restaurant scene in Vancouver.