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UBC Midwifery Admission Interviews will take place on Friday, May 5th and Saturday, May 6th, 2017
January 25, 2017 Read More >


1st year Midwifery students join First Nations healers for medicine walk at UBC Farm
November 4, 2016 Read More >


UBC Midwifery Fall Information Sessions 2016
September 23, 2016 Read More >


1st year Midwifery student, Sarah Jane Steele, on what inspired her to become a midwife
September 8, 2016 Read More >


The Midwifery Graduating Class of 2016!
June 15, 2016      Congratulations to the next generation of BC Midwives from the class of 2016 Read More >


Meet 2016 UBC Midwifery Grad, Jacquelyn Thorne
May 25, 2016 Read More >


Applications are now open: Strengthening Mothers Through Perinatal Research Award
February 12, 2016A $1,500 award is offered annually by Beverley O’Brien for graduate students pursuing research into woman-centered, holistic and physiologic maternity care. Read More >


UBC Midwifery launches BC-wide research network
November 3, 2015UBC’s Division of Midwifery has launched a BC-wide network to foster midwifery and maternity care research collaboration across the province. Read More >


Home births save money, are safe, UBC study finds
August 20, 2015Having a baby at home can save thousands of dollars over a hospital birth and is just as safe for low-risk births, according to a new UBC study. Researchers with UBC’s School of Population and Public Health and the Child and Family Research Institute looked at all planned home births attended by registered midwives in […] Read More >


IEMBP Application Update – August 14, 2015
August 14, 2015Thank you for your interest in the Internationally Educated Midwifery Bridging Program (IEMBP). Applications for the January intake of the IEMBP are now open. Deadlines: We strongly recommend that you begin working on Part 1 of the application and the collection of all required documents immediately.  Our experience during the Pilot application process showed that receiving […] Read More >