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15 Jul 2019

A Short Essay on Men

New film released to promote men's health.

With insights from Dr. John Oliffe of Men's Health Research, filmmaker Sheona McDonald of Dimestore Productions has released a new film - and this statement on social media:

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12 Jun 2019

Conference Discusses MMIWG Crisis on Both Sides of the Border

On June 10-11, 2019, the First Nations House of Learning hosted the "Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women: An Epidemic Crossing the Medicine Line" (MMIWG) at the UBC First Nations Longhouse. The Medicine Line refers to the 49th parallel between the United States and Canada.

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05 Jun 2019

Nursing Now Campaign Launches in Canada

Nursing Now 2020 is a worldwide campaign with the object of raising the profile of nursing globally -- releasing potential of nurses to deliver Universal Health Coverage, improve the lives of women, and strengthen local economies.

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29 May 2019

Emily Jenkins on Episode 8 Blue&Goldcast

Emily Jenkins still remembers the basketball coach that changed her life. Now, she’s an assistant professor at UBC’s School of Nursing, and works in youth mental health.

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29 Apr 2019

Pulse and Puppies

“Dogs and cats make everyone happy”. UBC MSN student Kelsi Jessamine’s motto in life has been driving her passion to bridge the gap between marginalized communities and the healthcare system.

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Robert H Durant Award
12 Mar 2019

SARAVYC honoured with Robert H DuRant Award

Dr Elizabeth Saewyc and SARAVYC research team members have been awarded the Robert H. Durant Award for Statistical Rigor and Innovation from the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine.

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12 Mar 2019

Dr Saewyc enters Sigma Hall of Fame

Dr. Elizabeth Saewyc has been named a Sigma Theta Tau Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame Honouree for 2019. Dr. Saewyc is the only researcher from Canada among 22 others who will be inducted to the Hall of Fame at the 30th International Nursing Research Congress in Calgary in July.

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