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November 13th, 6-8 pm, VPL Downtown Branch: Book Launch! Personal & Political: Stories from the Women’s Health Movement 1960–2010
November 6, 2018Personal and Political details the innovative, courageous, and creative activism of the “second wave” women’s health movement in Canada between 1960 and 2010. This activism (re)claimed women’s bodies, created women-centered spaces and services, and challenged a medically dominated health system. Feminists challenged diagnoses, treatments, laws, policies, and research, as well as the care women were […] Read More >


A new series celebrating women in research features an inspiring interview with former UBC Midwifery Visiting Scholar, Dr. Soo Downe
September 13, 2018 Read More >


Launch of the Stollery Midwifery Research Initiative!
September 12, 2018If you’re a Midwife or Midwifery researcher looking for partner-funds or a jumpstart to your research project, UBC’s Midwifery Program is launching a research fund for Midwifery-led and Midwifery-related projects! Read More >


Karen Gelb, UBC Midwifery Knowledge Translation Manager develops BC Women’s Health Research Agenda!
May 31, 2018 Read More >


UBC Midwifery Professor Emerita, Elaine Carty, visits graduate Kate LeBlanc in Fredericton where she practices at the newly opened midwifery centre
April 9, 2018 Read More >


UBC Midwifery Admission Interviews will take place on Friday, April 6th and Saturday, April 7th, 2018
February 16, 2018 Read More >


UBC Midwifery Associate Professor, Saraswathi Vedam and team receive CIHR award to measure Respectful Maternity Care in Canada
January 25, 2018 Read More >


Dr. Cecilia Jevitt appointed Director, UBC Midwifery Program effective July 1, 2018
January 23, 2018 Read More >


UBC Midwifery Associate Professor, Saraswathi Vedam wins Innovation Challenge from National Quality Forum
January 19, 2018 Read More >


UBC Midwifery Founding Director, Elaine Carty appointed to the Order of British Columbia
January 17, 2018 Read More >