Noori Shahkar


Noori is the Administrator of the Lynn Valley Care Centre in North Vancouver, BC.  On March 8, 2020, the Lynn Valley Care Centre became the first long term care home in Canada to have a COVID-19 outbreak.


The Lynn Valley outbreak lasted two months.  In the end 20, beloved residents passed away from COVID-19.  For the film, Noori describes what is was like behind the scenes at Ground Zero of Canada’s long term care nightmare.


Noori started working at the Lynn Valley Care Centre in 2007 as a health & safety coordinator. He received a Diploma from Vancouver Island University in Health Administration and a Master’s in Business Administration from Royal Roads University in Victoria.


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