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18 Jun 2018

Dr Campbell now INACSL Board of Directors VP International Affairs

Suzanne Campbell named VP International Affairs, INACSL

At the 2018 Conference of the International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation and Learning (INACSL), Dr Suzanne Campbell was named VP International Affairs.

Below are two presentations Dr Campbell made to the gathering.

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Cindy Stutzer
13 Jun 2018

Cynthia (Cindy) Stutzer - In Memoriam

The UBC School of Nursing was saddened to learn of the death of Cindy Stutzer, Clinical Nurse Specialist in Pediatric Oncology at BC Children’s Hospital and Adjunct Professor at the UBC School of Nursing, from ovarian cancer on May 31st.

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05 Jan 2018

Judith Lynam Awards

The RICHER (Responsive, Intersectoral-Interdisciplinary, Child-Community, Health, Education and Research) Social Pediatrics Initiative of BC Children’s Hospital is the winner of the 2017 John F. McCreary Prize for Interprofessional Teamwork. Led by Dr. Judith Lynam, Professor in the UBC School of Nursing, and Dr.

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Cat's paw on man's hand
01 Dec 2017

Encouraging Healthcare, Jessamine-style

How do we encourage marginalized populations to seek treatment when they feel stigmatized by or distrustful of hospitals? This question sparked in Kelsi Jessamine an idea for her undergraduate synthesis project that encourages treatment-seeking among pet owners.

  • Research
  • Undergraduate
  • Graduate

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Colleen Varcoe
02 Oct 2017

Why some populations are wary of health professionals

Dr Colleen Varcoe explains why some populations are distrustful of health professionals and often wait until a problem becomes unbearable. Her research team suggests that changing practice, de-stigmatizing patients, could ease the burden on emergency rooms, increase preventative health care, and save money.

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