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Margaret Moss in front of First Nations House of Learning at UBC
01 Sep 2022

Dr. Moss among BIV500

Congratulations go out to Dr. Margaret Moss who has been named among the 500 "visionaries, innovators and trailblazers" that are considered BIV's most influential business leaders in British Columbia!

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Headshot - Natalie Chambers 2017
29 Aug 2022

2022 President's Staff Awards

President’s Staff Award for Advancing Anti-Racism and Inclusive Excellence   

Natalie Chambers, Manager, Clinical Practice Placement Unit  

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Woman with swim cap and goggles up to waist in water
25 Jul 2022

Expert Comment from Dr Baumbusch - heat dome

B.C. Housing admits cooling devices at some housing sites deactivated

More access to cooling rooms is reason for optimism, seniors say, but experts caution more needs to be done for extreme heat events.

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Raymond Thompson in retirement years, hand on chest, smiling
22 Jul 2022

Ray Thompson In Memoriam

Retiring from the School of Nursing in 2001, Ray maintained close relationships with a wide circle of friends.

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20 Jul 2022

Interview with Dr. Oliffe - Healthing July 2022

'Toxic masculinity' isn't how most guys live their lives, so why are men who behave badly so newsworthy?

"There are a lot of good blokes out there who are doing good things, who are honourable and have good masculine values and virtues, and it’s a pity that the newsworthy story is Will Smith," says men's health expert John Oliffe.

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Sketch of sneakers, black and white
19 Jul 2022

Artists in Prison Share Art - Exhibit in DTES Opens

In the spring of 2020, a team led by UBC school of nursing professor Dr. Helen Brown (she/her) and interdisciplinary studies PhD candidate Kelsey Timler (she/her) launched a project to deliver “art and reciprocity kits” to several prisons across B.C. and the Yukon.

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