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Marilyn Dawn Willman
19 Jul 2021

Marilyn D. Willman (1928-2021)

Marilyn Dawn Willman was born in Hancock, Michigan on December 31st, 1928. Her father was an engineer, and the family moved often within Michigan during her childhood as a result of his job.

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22 Jun 2021

Dr. Elder Roberta Price Honouring Event

On June 21, 2021 we came together as a nursing community, holding our hands high, to honour Dr. Elder Roberta Price following being conferred an Honorary Doctor of Laws. 

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Dr. Colleen Varcoe
21 Apr 2021

Funding for EQUIP Pathways Announced

On April 9, 2021, Ken Hardie, Member of Parliament for Fleetwood-Port Kells, and BC Minister of Mental Health and Addictions, Sheila Malcolmson made a joint announcement regarding government funding for the “Supporting Pathways to Care for People Who Use Drugs” (the

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04 Mar 2021

Rapid Testing at Orchard Commons

Orchard Commons rapid testing was a fantastic experience; I have been following British Columbia’s COVID response since the pandemic began and had wanted to get involved with community testing, so the opportunity to be a part of the BD Veritor initiative was incredibly exciting.

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Headshot of Manon Ranger and Wendy Hall
16 Feb 2021

Health Innovation Funding Investment (HIFI) Awards

Two faculty members are among the recipients of these HIFI awards. Congratulations Dr. Manon Ranger and Dr. Wendy Hall!

Creating a calmer NICU: Pilot testing a robot for optimizing brain development in preterm infants in the NICU
HIFI AWARD: $24,859

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10 Feb 2021

Dr. Cheryl Segaric Certificate in Higher Ed

Congratulations to UBC assistant professor of teaching, Dr. Cheryl Segaric, who was recently presented with a UBC Certificate on Curriculum and Pedagogy in Higher Education.

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