Kathy Murphy, Chair of BCHON visited this Langley Centennial Museum exhibit which runs from July 17th to September 8,2013.
The museum has borrowed these uniforms from Sheila Zerr BCHON & Glennis Zilm BCHON and VGHSON Alumanae Archives.
The award of $5,000 will provide financial assistance to a nursing student in a Doctoral Program in Nursing or Nursing related studies. The application form can be found on the Resources Page and then click on “Student Resources” of this BC History of Nursing website.
The deadline for submission of the application is November 15, 2013.
BCHNS is pleased to congratulate one of our founding members, Helen Shore who received one of two “UBC Nursing Partnership Awards” — given by the Director of the School. Helen received it for all her support to students and researchers in public health and community nursing through the Helen Shore Endowment Fund. Our Sincere Congratulations Helen!
The BCHNS is proud to announce our latest recipient of an Honourary Membership Award to Beth Fitzpatrick at our recent AGM, April 11, 2013
Please visit Online Exhibits and drop down to Honourary Members and click onto her name for the full write up.
This first and only in-depth analysis of the attire worn by the largest workforce in the health care system explores the role of the nurse’s uniform in creating nursing identity for over a hundred years.
Watch for a review of book in a future BCHNS Newsletter!
Published in November 2012 the book can be ordered by email: ([email protected])
online: (cyberboutique.civilization.ca) or by phone: (819-776-8387 or 1-800-555-5621).