“The quality of life for many may depend on you. Go and make a difference. The whole world waits for you.”

~ Chief Robert Joseph, Hereditary Chief of the Gwawaenuk First Nation,
Founder, Reconciliation Canada

Message from the Director

We are committed to Equity, Diversity, Inclusion + Indigeniety

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Anti-Racism Committee

Our goal is to build a welcoming, diverse School of Nursing for all that functions as a model, leader and facilitator of structural change throughout the university and health care.

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Indigenous Cultural Safety Committee

In our work and in our curriculum, the School of Nursing at UBC is committed to enacting the recommendations of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and to upholding the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People.

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Research to reduce health disparities

We are nationally and internationally recognized for research that sheds light on the health care experiences and health outcomes of diverse socio-economic and demographic groups across Canada, and for creating health care and policy solutions to reduce health disparities and improve well-being.

We Educate, Inform, Support and Lead

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Nursing Matters

Published monthly, this newsletter is for those interested in nursing research and scholarship. It features news about UBC Nursing faculty, research achievements, events, publications, and funding opportunities.

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A magazine published in July and December for UBC Nursing alumni and those interested in nursing research and education. It features research by faculty members, student achievements, program updates, and more.

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