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Collaborative maternity program results in fewer C-sections, shorter hospital stays
September 13, 2012 Read More >


Jean Cooper Bursary
June 27, 2012A Bursary fund has been endowed by friends and colleagues in honour of Jeanette Cooper RM SCM for UBC students in the midwifery program who are in need of financial assistance. Jean died at home on June 3, 2002, in Maple Ridge, BC, with the support of her family after a two and a half […] Read More >


Growing Midwifery
May 15, 2012Faculty of Medicine to double enrollment in midwifery education program May 4, 2012 The University of British Columbia’s Midwifery Program – bolstered by increased funding from the Province of British Columbia – will double in size over the next five years, a move intended to augment the number of pregnancy and childbirth specialists in B.C. […] Read More >