News: 2017

11 Jan 2017

Australian Indigenous Women’s smokeless tobacco use: Effect on pregnancy outcomes

T206, 3rd Floor - UBC Hospital

Time: 12-1pm PST

Speaker: Fiona Bogossian, Associate Professor, School of Nursing, Midwifery & Social Work, University of Queensland.

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09 Mar 2017

A Family Centered Approach to Substance Use in Alberta

WEBINAR

Time: 11am-12pm PST

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20 Mar 2017

Paying It Forward: Mentorship for the Next Generation

T206, UBC School of Nursing (3rd floor - UBC Hospital)

Date: Monday, March 20 (NEW DATE confirmed)

Time: 12-1pm

Speaker: Dr. Annette Browne, Professor, UBC School of Nursing, & Recipient of the 2015 John McNeill Excellence in Health Research Mentorship Award

  • Research
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24 Mar 2017

Research Posters & Presentations Made Simple

T206, UBC Hospital (3rd floor)

Time: 12-1pm

Light refreshments will be provided. REGISTER to attend or view by webinar.

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28 Mar 2017

Reclaiming Our Spirits

T206, 3rd floor, UBC Hospital

Time: 8-9am

Elders, nurses and Indigenous women working together to heal from violence.

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  • Undergraduate
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03 Apr 2017

Framing Your Research for Media Coverage

T206, 3rd floor - UBC Hospital

Time: 12-1pm

Learn ways to identify and frame the “story” in your research to help showcase your findings to a wider public.

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04 Apr 2017

Late Scholarship: Fostering the research/advocacy/praxis dialectic

Peter Wall Institute, Seminar Room 307

Time: 2:30 – 3:30pm

Drawing on lessons learned, we discuss a developing program of praxis-oriented research, that includes multiple voices and experiences, and interdisciplinary and intergenerational collaboration, that helps us take a long-term view on addressing issues such as poverty and health.

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05 Apr 2017

What is suffering, who feels it and where does it lie?

T206, UBC School of Nursing (3rd floor - UBC Hospital)

Time: 12-1pm

Drawing on a decade of work with oncology doctors and nurses and people living advanced cancer, Prof. Alex Broom posits that suffering-in-practice challenges the assumed borders between people, often concealing the true ‘nature’ of suffering as negotiated, contingent and collectively orchestrated.

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06 Apr 2017

EDGE Film Festival

Royal Bank Cinema @ the Chan Centre

Venue: Royal Bank Cinema @ the Chan Centre
6265 Crescent Road, UBC, Vancouver (MAP)

Purchase your TICKETS online

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07 Apr 2017

The Political Theory of Possessive Individualism and its impact on health

T206, 3rd floor, UBC Hospital

Time: 12-1pm

This presentation introduces the theory of Possessive Individualism, explores its origins, and uses it as a lens to examine iterations of class domination and specific conceptualizations of health and health care provision.

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11 Apr 2017

Health Care and Neoliberalism in Ireland: Examining Irish Health Care using a Foucauldian Genealogy

T182, 3rd floor - UBC Hospital

Time: 12-1pm PST

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25 Apr 2017

The Impact of a Federal Prison Project on Tsilhqot’in Communities in BC : Moving Beyond Gratitude to “Helping our Men Inside”

T206, UBC Hospital (3rd floor)

Dr. Helen Brown's research program brings a critical perspective to rural Indigenous health and employs community-based participatory approaches for academic-community partnership with BC First Nations to advance health equity within local contexts.

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  • Undergraduate
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25 Apr 2017

Teaching strategies to support a contextual approach to student learning

T206, 3rd Floor UBC School of Nursing

Joint CRIHHI faculty professional development session related to the Transformation.
Open to current faculty, clinical faculty & Nursing graduate students.

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02 May 2017

CIHR PhD Award - Application Workshop

T185/186

This annual workshop is offered to doctoral students in the School of Nursing interested in applying to the CIHR doctoral research awards.

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03 May 2017

2017 Graduate Student Research Symposium

I.K. Barber Learning Centre, Golden Jubilee Room, 4th Floor

Time: 8am - 5pm

Theme: Engaging with Nursing Scholarship: Act Locally, Think Globally

Keynote Speakers: Dr. Victoria Bungay, PhD, RN and Dr. David Byres, DNP, MSN, RN 

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03 May 2017

Graduate Student Research Symposium 2017

Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, UBC

The Graduate Student Nurses Association (GSNA) in conjunction with the UBC School of Nursing present our Annual Graduate Student Research Symposium. 

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 in the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, UBC

Theme:

“Engaging with Nursing Scholarship:

Act Locally, Think Globally”

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04 May 2017

UBC School of Nursing Alumni & Partnership Award Gala

Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre

https://survey.ubc.ca/s/nursing-gala-2017/The School of Nursing is pleased to invite all alumni, donors and community members to the 6th annual Nursing Alumni and Partnership Awards Gala on Thursday, May 4th, 2017.

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04 May 2017

Advancing Health and Inclusion

TBD

The PhDs Go Public Research Talk Series has PhD students from UBC's Public Scholars Initiative tell their community-engaged research stories in just under seven minutes.

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10 May 2017

The Various Ways of Practicing Nursing in Relation to Primary Health Care

T206, UBC School of Nursing (3rd floor UBC Hospital)

Time: 4-5pm

Joint CRIHHI faculty professional development session related to the Transformation.
Open to current faculty, clinical faculty & Nursing graduate students.

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