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The Men's Depression and Suicide Network strives to reduce and de-stigmatize men's depression and suicide. "Evidence of a Struggle" is the network's initial video offering, following the work of Trevor Mills, local hip-hop performer and high-school mentor.
Nursing professor Sally Thorne was one of 76 authors (and three organizers) of an open letter to the British Medical Journal arguing the importance of qualitative research and the level of interest such research is able to garner. The open letter has attracted among the top downloads in the history of the BMJ.
We are always so proud to hear how UBC's School of Nursing has impacted the life and work of our graduates. Congratulations to Lauren Irving, whose profile is hosted on the G&PS site.
School of Nursing Alumna, Tricia Newport, a native of Whitehorse and veteran Medecins sans Frontiers volunteer, returned from six-months working in South Sudan earlier this year.
School of Nursing students were visibly involved at several events this past October, including the Blood Pressure screening at Food For Families in East Vancouver on October 3, and the Foot Soak Clinic at Union Mission Gospel on October 9.
This year’s theme “Getting It Right from the Start,” was celebrated by a Breastfeeding Celebration held simultaneously at Richmond Public Health and at the Birth Centre and NICU in Richmond Hospital on the morning of October 3.