Vanier Nursing Students Participate in Ça Marche

For over 10 years Nursing students have marched in the annual Farha Foundation Walk for AIDs. Originally organized by Melodie Hicks and her students, this has become a department-wide event and attracts students and faculty and their friends and family. Supporting Foundations such as the Farha Foundation is an important part of the development of […]

Health Promotion Fair 2012

For the sixth year in a row, third-year nursing students provided the Vanier community with valuable health information. The Health Promotion Fair which was held on February 22, 2012 displayed bright and informative booths on health topics such as: STI’s Eating disorders Piercings and health issues Sports drink and health Shyness vs assertiveness Sleep deprivation […]

Health Promotion Fair 2011

For the fifth year in a row, third-year nursing students provided the Vanier community with valuable health information. The Health Promotion Fair which was held on March 10, 2011 displayed bright and informative booths on health topics such as: diabetes safe sex safe partying tatooing and piercing sleep deprivation tanning bottled vs tap water

Malawi Exchange

Vanier Nursing students in the exchange complete 160 hours of clinical nursing during six weeks of their final semester in Malawi to fulfill their Nursing DEC requirements and consolidate their nursing skills. They gain hands-on experience teaching and screening for illnesses such as hypertension, diabetes, and HIV/AIDS at St. Andrews Mission Hospital, a small rural […]

Cultural Competence and Nursing Education in the Global Community Conference

“With more than 400 people attending keynote addresses and workshops, Vanier’s first international Nursing conference was a glorious success.  Hosted by the Vanier Nursing Department and the Vanier International Education  Office, Cultural Competence and Nursing Education in the Global Community, held on April 30, 2010, aimed at addressing the challenges facing nurses in the global […]

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