She is a community educator and organizer, she holds a BSc in Biological Sciences, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Community Economic Development. Maryann worked at the Vancouver General Hospital as a laboratory technologist studying chromosome analysis, tissue culture, and research.
As well as her medical technician background, Maryann has a Clinical Herbalist diploma from Dominion Herbal College and has studied herbs with Michael Moore and Netta Zeberoff. She is also an organic farmer and wild crafter. Maryann has facilitated and designed many workshops for a variety of organizations.
With anatomy charts, pictures of the circulatory system, maps of nerves and BP cuffs in tow, Anatomy and Physiology teacher, Maryann Abbs, makes anatomy approachable & fun for students.