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Orange, CT
July 6, 2016
Yale School of Nursing: Cecilia Jevitt

Dr. Cecilia Jevitt appointed Director, UBC Midwifery Program effective July 1, 2018

Dr. Cecilia Jevitt has been appointed Director, Midwifery Program, Department of Family Practice, effective July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2023.

UBC Midwifery Associate Professor, Saraswathi Vedam and team receive CIHR award to measure Respectful Maternity Care in Canada

UBC Midwifery Associate Professor, Saraswathi Vedam and team receive CIHR award to measure Respectful Maternity Care in Canada

UBC Midwifery Associate Professor, Saraswathi Vedam and team have received a CIHR award to measure Respectful Maternity Care in Canada.

Elaine Carty appointed to the Order of British Columbia

Elaine Carty appointed to the Order of British Columbia

Elaine Carty, founding Director of UBC’s Midwifery Program and Professor Emerita and Jiri Frohlich, Professor Emeritus of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine were among the sixteen civic leaders appointed to the Order of British, the Province’s highest form of recognition.

Dr. Louise Nasmith receives the 2018 AFMC President’s Award for Exemplary National Leadership in Academic Medicine

Dr. Louise Nasmith receives the 2018 AFMC President’s Award for Exemplary National Leadership in Academic Medicine

Louise Nasmith, Professor and Interim Co-Head in the Department of Family Practice is the recipient of the 2018 Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada (AFMC) President’s Award for Exemplary National Leadership in Academic Medicine.  The award recognizes excellence for national leadership in academic medicine.