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12 Aug 2020

Impact of Covid-19 on Medically Complex Children

Rob Shaw from the Vancouver Sun has done an excellent report on an in-progress study being conducted by Dr Jennifer Baumbusch. "As home support declined during the pandemic,...families are struggling with burnout, depression and other side effects of having to provide 24-hour care without help."

 

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12 Jun 2020

Men can click their way to better health

For more information, contact Lou Corpuz-Bosshart

Men who regularly used a free web resource made significantly more health changes than men who did not, finds a new study from the University of British Columbia and Intensions Consulting.

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08 Jun 2020

Statement on Racism

As nurses, as a School of Nursing, we cannot and should not remain silent when acts of racist violence and hatred affect the health and lives of people in our communities. We stand together in condemning all acts of racism, including anti-Black, anti-Asian, and anti-Indigenous racism.

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26 May 2020

Nursing Know How - Working with Women to Tackle COVID-19

Women have been particularly affected by this pandemic and are grappling daily with challenges to their safety and security. These challenges are made worse by poverty, limited housing options, and the tremendous food insecurity that exists.

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22 May 2020

Helen Brown opens New Frontiers

Helen Brown is a principal investigator for "Developing a Peer Mentorship Program to Foster Health and Social Equity for Indigenous Peoples in Criminal Justice Contexts", which is in receipt of an award of $248,034 from the federal government's New Frontiers in Research Fund.

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