School of Nursing

Breast cancer link to smoking sparks new awareness campaign

UBC researchers collaborate on project aimed at youth and young adults.

UBC’s Mini-Med offers interaction with health research experts
Prof. Patricia Marck, director of the School of Nursing, and Prof. of Nursing Research Kate Gerrish, University of Sheffield and Sheffield Teaching Hospitals (left to right).

Visiting nurse researcher promotes integrated approach to patient care

Care practices in U.K. focus on collaboration among health-care disciplines.

Leanne and Dale Froese, seated, are self-advocates for the developmentally disabled with the Centre for Inclusion and Citizenship. Sara Lige, standing left, is special projects officer and Rachelle Hole, right, is co-director of the centre.

Centre for Inclusion and Citizenship opens at UBC’s Okanagan campus

People with intellectual disabilities assisted through research, collaboration.

MSN student spotlight: Lisa Wensink

MSN student spotlight: Lisa Wensink

Full-time nurse is pursuing her master’s degree in part-time MSN program at UBC’s Okanagan campus.

Max Bell Foundation Funding opportunities

Max Bell Foundation reflects the spirit and intent of its founder to improve Canadian society. We encourage the development of innovative ideas that impact public policies and practices with an emphasis on health and wellness, education, and the environment. The Foundation’s Strategic Priority Ongoing shifts in the social, economic, and technological fabrics of Canadian life […]

2014 Alzheimer Society Research Program Annoucement

The Alzheimer Society Research Program (ASRP) provides grants and awards to applicants based in Canadian Universities and affiliated institutions; that promise new insights into causes, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias (ADOD). The ASRP focuses on two research streams: i. Biomedical: research into basic biological mechanisms related to brain changes […]

School of Nursing: What’s new for 2013-2014

Research highlights, new courses, events and new faculty members.

CIHR New Investigator Salary Award and Operating Grant Workshops UBCO Monday July 22, 2013

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Grant Workshops: New Investigator Salary Award & Open Operating Grant The UBCO Office of Research Services and Faculty of Health & Social Development are pleased to announce two CIHR Grant Workshops with Dr. Janice Eng, UBC’s Delegate to the CIHR and CIHR/Health Research Coordinator on Monday, July 22, 2013. […]

UBC and Princeton residents team up to review care for chronically ill

Teambuilding grant brings residents and researchers together.