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On International Day of the Midwife, Dr. Saraswathi Vedam published new research examining best practices for integrating midwifery care into health systems in India.
May 13, 2022 Read More >


Virtual International Day of the Midwife, starts May 4, 2022 @ 3 pm PST
April 11, 2022 Read More >


Professor Saraswathi Vedam, Co-Lead, launches UBC Science of Birth Research Cluster with a webinar on June 6, 2022, 1 pm PST featuring two international leaders in pre-conceptual health
April 11, 2022 Read More >


UBC Midwifery Director, Dr. Cecilia Jevitt was an invited guest lecturer for the Midwifery Education Program at Stikes Abdi Nusantara University in Jakarta, Indonesia, on March 25, 2022
April 11, 2022 Read More >


McMaster Midwifery Research Symposium – March 28-April 1, 2022 12:00-1:30 pm EST (3:00-4:30 PST) daily online
March 2, 2022 Read More >


Professor Saraswathi Vedam to speak about Community-led Solutions for Advancing Equity and Justice in Perinatal Services – February 17, 2022 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PST
February 4, 2022 Read More >


UBC Midwifery Program Announces New RN Advanced Placement Option for Registered Nurses
January 13, 2022The Midwifery Program is excited to announce the development of an Advanced Placement Plan for Registered Nurses interested in becoming midwives.  For more information, please visit the RN Advanced Placement Plan page under the Prospective Students tab Read More >


Tea break for students in Victoria
January 12, 2022Left to right: Emilie Ouellette, Rayann Harris, Josie Duncan, Kim Daniels, Meredith Campbell, Grace Wicken, Negar Aghtouman Read More >


Congratulations to Michelle Turner for her promotion to Clinical Assistant Professor!
January 5, 2022 Read More >


Elizabeth Nethery, PhD candidate and Honorary Research Associate with the Birth Place Lab publishes paper on midwifery outcomes for home and birth center birth in Washington State.
December 8, 2021 Read More >