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Centre for Rural Health Research releases film about birthing in rural communities

In BC alone, more than 1,000 rural women a year must travel more than 100 kilometers to give birth. This causes stress and anxiety and, in some instances, adverse maternal and newborn outcomes. Women who have to travel more than 4 hours have more than a three times higher rate of perinatal mortality. Where was […]

Faculty members honoured at the Academic Gowns and Emeriti Recognition Ceremony

Faculty members honoured at the Academic Gowns and Emeriti Recognition Ceremony

On May 15, the Faculty of Medicine celebrated the academic achievements and distinguished careers of 62 faculty members during its annual Academic Gowns and Emeriti Recognition Ceremony.  Recipients from across the Faculty, including Drs. Silvia Guillemi and Parmjit Sohal from the Department of Family Practice wore black gowns to mark their recent promotions to Clinical […]