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Invitation to Participate in the Intent Study

Name of Study:   Valuation of patient and physician preferences for stroke prophylaxis in atrial fibrillation: the INTENT study.     Purpose of this study: The aim of this study is to objectively measure health preferences of both patients and physicians for selecting antithrombotics therapy for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation.         Who can participate? […]

Family Medicine on the News – UBC graduates choose family medicine in record numbers

Family Medicine on the News – UBC graduates choose family medicine in record numbers

A record number of this year’s University of B.C. medical graduates

Cast Your Vote – Midwifery Student being nominated for a “changing the world” award

Shannon Greenwood, a midwifery student has been nominated for a “changing the world” award. Shannon is from the rural island of Haida gwaii. She left this island and moved her family to Vancouver to become a midwife four years ago so she could bring birth back to her community one day. She has continued to work with […]

Announcement — Appointment of Linda Knox as Head, Department of Midwifery, BCW

It is a pleasure to announce the appointment of Linda Knox as Head, Department of Midwifery for BC Women’s Hospital and Health Centre, effective February 21, 2013. Linda has served as acting department head of Midwifery since 2009, and prior to that was Assistant Head to the department. We are very pleased that she has […]