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UBC expert launches resource to improve breastfeeding in Canada
In Canada, parents who are considering breastfeeding have only limited complete support systems. Few hospitals or community clinics have full-time lactation consultants, and education about lactation for healthcare professionals is either inconsistent or lacking.
Glennis Zilm, BSN Class of 1958, Honorary Professor at the School of Nursing, and one of the authors (with Ethel Warbinek) of the much-referenced, much-gifted Legacy: History of Nursing Education at the University of British Columbia 1919-1994 has been named among the recipients of UBC's Alumni Builder Award for
Class members from NURS 180 Stress and Strategies to Promote Wellness share their learned techniques. Watch an animation, listen to a guided meditation, or learn to make ratatouille. It's all here in our latest version of the Stress and Strategies Gallery Walk.
Dr. Leah Lambert, Executive Director and Senior Scientist, Nursing and Allied Research and Knowledge Translation
On Monday, December 14, 2020, Dr. Leah Lambert was officially announced as BC Cancer’s Executive Director and Senior Scientist, Nursing and Allied Research and Knowledge Translation.
The Irene Goldstone Social Justice and HIV/AIDS Endowment Fund honours the work of all nurses who have worked tirelessly at the front line of HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and care over the past several decades.
UBC Nursing assistant professor Farinaz Havaei and her team, with funding from the BC Nurses Union, have been researching the impacts of COVID-19 on nurses in British Columbia. By comparing results of their recent survey with 2019 data, Dr.