Mental Health Legacies: The Riverview Hospital Suitcase Project

UBC School of Nursing - Consortium for Nursing History Inquiry

Date: 10 Jan 2017

Presented by: Anna Tremere, RPN, President of Riverview Hospital Historical Society

Room: T206, UBC Hospital, 3rd Floor

This project was created to honour the legacies of two women whose lives were impacted by mental illness. It tells of their individual journeys and of the effects of mental illness on their lives, families, and relationships from the mid-1940s to the mid-1960s. All are welcome to attend as Anna Tremere presents the project on January 10 in the School of Nursing.

It will also be on display in the School of Nursing from January 10 – February 28, 2017.