Associate Professor Emerita
UBC School of Nursing
T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall
Canada V6T 2B5
BSN , University of British Columbia
MSN , University of British Columbia
Affiliations & Links
Twins, Triplets, & More!
Multiple births’ specialist
Developed and operates Multiple Births Support Program with services for multiple birth families during pregnancy and parenthood, health professionals, and multiple birth organizations at the local, regional, and national levels.
Services for multiple birth families include: networking assistance, information, education, consultation, referrals, breast feeding support, counseling, and advocacy. Help is provided via telephone, electronic mail, and face-to-face in community settings.
Services for health professionals and multiple birth organizations include consultation and education.
Participates in the planning and delivery of health and parenting services for the multiple birth community.
Annual publication, with online access to Twins, Triplets, and More! Resource Guide for Multiple Pregnancy and Parenthood.
Publishes in the professional and parenting literature. Manuscript reviews for professional journals.
Member of Multiple Births Canada Advisory Board.
Twins, Triplets & More
Resource Guide for Multiple Pregnancy & Parenthood
March 2020 Edition
Professor Leonard has taken early retirement from UBC. She continues an association with the UBC School of Nursing through her Multiple Births Support Program, a program for multiple birth families and health professionals.
Community health nursing practice using population health, primary health care, and community partnership approaches
Development of community health nursing and population health courses for Beginning Entry and Registered Nurse baccalaureate students.