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Midwifery Students’ Association Annual General Meeting

Dear UBC Midwifery Program Students, Staff & Faculty, Please join us for our inaugural Midwifery Student Association (MSA) event, our Social Soiree & Annual General Meeting, on Tuesday September 5th at 4pm. We will have a cocktail & appetizer soiree from 4-6pm, which all students, staff, and faculty are welcome to attend. Following this, we […]

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 […]