Posts Tagged ‘Health’

Communities in Motion: Healthy kids for better futures

April 1, 2014 | Filed under: Media Advisory | Tags: ,

UBC joins partners to host event on keeping our kids, and communities, healthy.

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Caregiver support guide ready for public scrutiny

March 26, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases, Spotlight | Tags: , ,

Carole Robinson and Janelle Zerr

Student evaluates guide designed to help those caring for terminally-ill patients.

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World’s top physiologists coming to UBC

March 18, 2014 | Filed under: Media Advisory | Tags: , ,

Neil Eves

Collaboration, sharing research goal of cardiovascular and respiratory symposium.

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Elementary students put mind over muscle

March 18, 2014 | Filed under: Media Advisory | Tags: , ,

UBC scientists offer young students an up-close look at cool neuroscience.

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e-Health research helps medical students become tech savvy

March 10, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: ,

Dr. John Falconer demonstrates the Littman electronic stethoscope to second-year medical students Kurt Hoskin and Matt Mittelstadt.

Technology aids Southern Medical Program students to learn and study.

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How to define the quality of life when illness limits what you can do

March 5, 2014 | Filed under: Media Advisory | Tags: , , ,

Health care experts will discuss how to improve quality of life for people living with advanced life-limiting illnesses.

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Is medical cannabis the answer to chronic joint pain?

February 3, 2014 | Filed under: Media Advisory | Tags: , , ,

Zach Walsh

Researchers discuss benefits of medical cannabis for those with arthritis.

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UBC nursing students develop handbook for African hospitals

January 29, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , ,

Darien Miyata and Caitlan Stephens

Students share knowledge with fellow nurses in Zambia and Ghana.

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Dads in Gear Website launch kicks off National Non-Smoking Week

January 17, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , , ,

Dads in Gear Website launch kicks off National Non-Smoking Week

UBC program aims to help young men kick the butt habit

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UBC professors join China's tobacco research centre

December 19, 2013 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , ,

Joan Bottorff, Professor in the School of Nursing, UBC Okanagan and Director of the Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention, John Oliffe, Professor in the School of Nursing, UBC Vancouver, Gayl Sarbit, Knowledge Broker, UBC Okanagan and Aimei Mao, Postdoctoral student at UBC are pictured here with Dr. Tingzhong Yang, Professor/Director, Centre for Tobacco Control Research at Zhejiang University, School of Medicine.

Two UBC professors have been invited to join China’s Centre for Tobacco Control Research as International Senior Consultants.

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