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UBC Midwifery Associate Professor, Saraswathi Vedam, awarded 2017 VCHRI Team Grant for Where and How You Birth (WHY Birth): user-centred development of a maternity care decision aid
June 19, 2017 Read More >


Midwifery Students’ Association Annual General Meeting
June 2, 2017Incoming and current students, please mark your calendars and join us for the MSA’s inaugural AGM and social hour on the evening of Tuesday Septemeber 5, 2017! All students are welcome to kick-start our 2017/2018 year. Details of the event to follow soon. Read More >


Congratulations to the UBC Midwifery graduating class of 2017!
June 1, 2017 Read More >


Meet 2017 UBC Midwifery Grad, Krista Watson-Hare
May 31, 2017 Read More >


Meet 2017 UBC Midwifery Grad, Emma Butt
May 31, 2017 Read More >


Centre for Rural Health Research releases film about birthing in rural communities
May 30, 2017In 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 […] Read More >


UBC Midwifery Assistant Professor, Hamideh Bayrampour, awarded CIHR grant for Pregnancy Specific Anxiety Scale (PSAS)
May 18, 2017 Read More >


UBC Midwifery Associate Professor, Saraswathi Vedam, wins Michael Smith Foundation Inaugural Health Professional-Investigator award
May 17, 2017 Read More >


BC Midwife of the Month, UBC Midwifery Senior Instructor, Cathy Ellis, for advancing midwifery & respectful maternity care globally
May 5, 2017 Read More >


Improving maternal health at home and abroad with UBC Midwifery Senior Instructor, Cathy Ellis
May 5, 2017 Read More >