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JOIN US! For a Burger/Beer Fundraising Event on April. 29, 2015
The Women's Health Research Institute has joined Team BC Women's in a fundraising effort for the Shoppers Drug Mart Run/Walk for Women on May 9th! Read More
 
Congratulations to Catriona Hippman on receiving a CIHR Doctoral Research Award

WHRI member Catriona Hippman has been awarded a CIHR Doctoral Research Award for her study “Promoting perinatal mental health: Personalizing treatment strategies through decision-making support and pharmacogenetics” Read More

 

Available Position: SIVAC Technical Officer
For more details about this job posting please click on the following link: SIVAC Technical Officer position Manila_ToR
 

Camp Moomba 2015 : Become a Camper

For more details please click the following link: http://campmoomba.com/become-a-camper/

 
UPCOMING CONFERENCE: "Its Your Call"

A Conference by Network To Eliminate Violence in Relationships For more details please view Its Your Call Poster here

 
Policy analyst positions in Women's and Maternal Health

The Healthy Development and Women's Health Branch of the B.C. Ministry of Health is currently recruiting for one full time and one half time policy analyst. Follow the link to view the job posting:

https://search.employment.gov.bc.ca/cgi-bin/a/highlightjob.cgi?jobid=24693

 
Congratulations to Our WHRI Member Dr. Wendy Norman
A big congratulation to Dr. Wendy Norman on receiving the 2015 Enid Johnson MacLeod Award on behalf of the the Federation of Medical Women of Canada (FMWC). Read more here
Vote for the World’s First Psychiatric Genetic Counseling Clinic in the UBC Start an Evolution competition
Show your support for The Translational Psychiatric Genetics group with just a vote! For more information click here
 

Improving the Public Health Response to Family Violence and Child Maltreatment

An announcement on behalf of the British Columbia Centre of Excellence of Women's Health. Read more here
 
Upcoming CPD Course: Medical Disorders in Pregnancy
Hosted by Dr. Wee-Shian Chan on April. 18, 2015 at the Sheraton Wall Centre Hotel in Vancouver BC. For more details click here
 
Oak Tree Clinic in the News
Thanks to the Vancouver Sun for recently featuring the story of Rhonda, a patient at Oak Tree Clinic, and her experience after diagnosis with HIV and fighting the stigma associated with her diagnosis, as well as an interview with Dr. Deborah Money. Read the story here (external link).
 

 

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  • JOIN US! For a Burger/Beer Fundraising Event Click here for more details
  • Policy Analyst position in Women's and Maternal Health Click here to view the posting.
  • Congratulations to Dr. Wendy Norman on receiving the FMWC 2015 Enid Johnson MacLeod Award READ MORE
  • Vote for the World's First Psychiatric Genetic Counseling Clinic in the UBC Start an Evolution competition READ MORE
     
  • $4.1 million initiative funded by the Public Health Agency of Canada in Toronto for Family Violence and Child Maltreatment. READ MORE
  • Recent story in the Vancouver Sun on the experience of an Oak Tree Clinic patient's journey after HIV diagnosis.

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