News & Events - 2004

November 24, 2004 - Dr. Laurie Gottlieb, School of Nursing, McGill University, met with a number of different groups on campus to learn more about health research in the province and to give an open talk on the origins of the Canadian Journal of Nursing Research (CJNR) and the process of getting research published.

November 2004 - Dr. Lan Gien, Nursing, has received two prestigious awards and a project nomination this fall.

November 21-28, 2004 - After five years of hard work, the collaborative project between Memorial University's School of Nursing and the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Indonesia in Jakarta has come to a close.

November 4, 2004 - The first graduates of Memorial’s new fast track option in the bachelor of nursing (collaborative) program received their degrees at fall convocation.

October 13, 2004 - Memorial’s Graduate Diploma in Post-secondary Studies (Health Professional Education) has been named the Award of Excellence Winner, National Program Award 2004, by the Canadian Association for University Continuing Education/ Association pour L’?ducation Permanente dans les Universit?s du Canada (CAUCE/AEPUC).

September 21, 2004 - The federal minister of health Ujjal Dosanjh met with about 50 health sciences faculty members and students to discuss their concerns about the health care system.

June 2004 - From the Voices of Nurses - This oral history of Newfoundland nurses who graduated prior to 1950 is based on interviews with 33 nurses who worked in communities throughout the province.

May 20, 2004 - Faculty at the School of Nursing have received $4.5 million over five years from the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) for a project to reduce poverty and enhance nursing education in Vietnam.


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