News: 2019

22 May 2019

Graduate Funding Strategies for Nursing Students

T206, School of Nursing, UBC Hospital - 3rd Floor

Time: 12-1pm

Open to UBC Nursing graduate students and supervisors.

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22 May 2019

Ethical Issues in Women’s Healthcare: Practice and Policy

Chan Centre for Performing Arts: Auditorium and Atrium - UBC

BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre
Celebrates the Publication of

Ethical Issues in Women’s Healthcare: Practice and Policy

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23 May 2019

Nursing Leadership in Promoting Equity: Trauma and Violence Informed Care, Harm Reduction and Cultural Safety

T206, 3rd floor, UBC Hospital

Time: 12-1pm

New Date: Rescheduled to Thursday, May 23, 2019

Everyone is welcome to attend.

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01 Jun 2019

Congress 2019

Various UBC Point Grey sites

Unrivaled in scope and impact, the annual Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences is the convergence of over 70 scholarly associations, each holding their annual conference under one umbrella. Now in its 88th year, this flagship event is much more than Canada’s largest gathering of scholars.

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03 Jun 2019

Icons, Trailblazers, and Symbols of Virtue: Nurses in Public Memory

Room SWNG 222, West Mall Swing Space Bldg, 2175 West Mall, UBC Vancouver

Time: 1:30-3pm

By critically examining representations of nurses as icons, trailblazers, war heroes, and symbols of virtue, discussants will unpack the power and meaning of the commemoration of nursing, and, more broadly, women’s caring work.

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11 Jun 2019

Work 2 Give: Indigenous and Participatory Knowledge Translation within a Prison-Community Partnership Study

St. Paul's Hospital, Conference Rm 6 (Level 1, Conference Centre)

The Providence Health Care Knowledge Translation Community of Practice (PHC KT CoP) welcomes researchers, clinicians and other PHC staff members who want to learn with their colleagues about creative and effective ways to improve patient health through use of research evidence.

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18 Jun 2019

Dementia and Digital Stories

Room T206 (3rd floor of the UBC hospital)

Lisa Williams is a research fellow in Nursing at the University of Auckland and a member of the Te Arai Palliative Care and End of Life Research Group. This presentation will explore the benefits and drawbacks of using digital stories in the form of short videos to convey the experiences of people with dementia.

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20 Jun 2019

Health & Justice Spotlight

T206, School of Nursing, UBC Hospital - 3rd Floor

Time: 4-5pm

The Transformative Health & Justice Research Cluster (THJRC) @UBC invites you to join us in hosting Dr. Emily Wang. The THJRC is co-led by Dr. Ruth Elwood Martin (CCPHE) & Dr. Helen Brown (CRiHHI).

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24 Jun 2019

Thesis Oral Defence - Connie Clark, MSN Student

Rm T206, School of Nursing (2211 Wesbrook Mall)

Time: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

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03 Jul 2019

Positive Space Workshop

Room T206 (3rd floor of the UBC hospital)

Time: 10am - 12pm

Is your UBC working, learning or living environment welcoming and inclusive to sexual and gender diverse students, staff and faculty? Would you like to learn more how to improve and positively impact the climate for sexual and gender diversity?

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Dementia Without Borders
03 Jul 2019

Dementia Without Borders

Peace Arch Provincial Park

Join us for a public festival bringing together persons with dementia, family, friends, and all who support a dementia-friendly community.

July 3, 2019 from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm at Peace Arch Provincial Park

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08 Jul 2019

Candidacy Oral Exam for Elizabeth Straus

T206 (UBC School of Nursing - 2211 Wesbrook Mall)

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04 Sep 2019

Welcome Luncheon

Sage East, 6331 Crescent Road

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18 Sep 2019

Public Health Nursing: The cornerstone for global access to universal health coverage by 2030

Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue, 580 W Hastings St, Vancouver, BC

In the 2019 inaugural Verna Huffman Splane Public Health Nursing Lecture, Michael Villeneuve will reflect on the history of public health nursing in Canada, its impacts on population health, and how to respond to the global call to position nurses effectively to help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals to build a better world by 2030.

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24 Sep 2019

Act Local, Think Global - Engaging Nursing in Planetary Health

T182 - 3rd floor, UBC Hospital

Time: 12-1pm (RSVP requested)

This session will introduce attendees to the concepts and components of Planetary Health with an emphasis on the role that nursing plays. Presenters will disseminate key learnings from recently attending the BC Coalition Institute in Victoria in August 2019.

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01 Oct 2019

Realist Methods Workshop: Realist Reviews and Evaluations

NEW VENUE: Irving K. Barber Learning Centre - Room 260

This 3-day realist methodology workshop is currently FULL. Please add your name to the waitlist for notifications of any openings and future workshop offerings.

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02 Oct 2019

Thesis Oral Defence - Anna Lee

School of Occupational Therapy - Lab 1/2: 2211 Wesbrook Mall

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03 Oct 2019

Thesis Oral Defence - Holly Kerr

T187/188 UBC School of Nursing - 2211 Wesbrook Mall

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