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Saraswathi Vedam receives her professorial gown from Dean Dermot Kelleher on May 14, 2019
May 17, 2019Dr. Vedam is UBC’s first full Professor of Midwifery. Read More >


Cathy Ellis, MSc, RM, successfully defended her doctoral dissertation on May 3, 2019
May 17, 2019Cathy’s research examined Factors Affecting the Use of Midwifery Services in Remote Nepal. Congratulations, Dr. Ellis! Read More >


UBC Midwifery Director, Dr. Cecilia Jevitt and UBC Clinical Assistant Professor, Dr. Ilona Hale at the Obesity Canada Summit in Ottawa
May 16, 2019 Read More >


UBC Midwifery Director and Associate Professor, Cecilia Jevitt publishes study: Obesity and Socioeconomic Disparities: Rethinking Causes and Perinatal Care
May 16, 2019 Read More >


Professor Saraswathi Vedam and Birthplace Lab team publish the Changing Childbirth in BC lay and executive summaries, and full report
March 29, 2019 Read More >


Congratulations Dr. Hamideh Bayrampour and team on their #1 ranked $125,000 CIHR grant: Perinatal Cannabis Exposure and Early Developmental Outcomes
March 15, 2019 Read More >


Virtual International Day of the Midwife
February 25, 2019Saturday, May 4th at 3 PM PST to 3 PM on May 5th, International Day of the Midwife. Join us for 24 hours of free online conversation and education about midwifery from midwives around the world. For more information go to https://vidm.org/ Read More >


Elaine Carty Visiting Scholar, Elder Madeleine Kétéskwew Dion Stout speaks about Midwifery, the Health Professions and Reconciliation, March 13-14, 2019
February 21, 2019 Read More >


Pharmacy student Christopher Duke with midwifery students Lana Barbir and Charlotte Grant and pharmacy student Alyssa Low represent UBC health professions students at the January 27-29, 2019, Provincial Health Partners’ Planning Retreat in Vancouver
February 4, 2019 Read More >


Charlotte Grant, Lana Barbir and Cecilia Jevitt represent BC midwifery at the January 27-29, 2019, Provincial Health Partners’ Planning Retreat
February 4, 2019 Read More >