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Louis Brier partners in research
29 Jun 2020

Spotlight on Long Term Care

As the media spotlight hit long term-care (LTC) settings in the COVID-19 pandemic, Dr. Farinaz Havaei, an assistant professor in the UBC School of Nursing, and her team swung into action.

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24 Jun 2020

Seeking study participants: Gay or Bisexual South Asian Men

A research centre at UBC School of Nursing wants to learn about the experiences of young South Asian gay and bisexual men, especially at home and in school. As part of the Stigma and Resilience Among Vulnerable Youth Centre (SARAVYC), Dr.

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Dr. John Oliffe
12 Jun 2020

Men can click their way to better health

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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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28 May 2020

Equity-Oriented Health Systems Improvement - A Policy Brief

Given the absolute importance of equity in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, the EQUIP team has created Equity-Oriented Health Systems Improvement A Policy Brief. Click below to access all of EQUIP's Key Resources, or open the PDF attached to read this important work.

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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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20 May 2020

Cheryl Segaric Awarded Killam Teaching Prize

Nominated by her students and colleagues in recognition of her outstanding achievement as a teacher, Cheryl Segaric is the recipient of a 2019-2020 UBC Killam Teaching Prize.

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