FHP e-News & Events Update - January 2016
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This is a monthly e-newsletter for alumni, faculty, staff and friends of the Faculty of Health Professions. For more information contact

Upcoming Events

Academic Program Fair
McInnes Room, SUB
10:00 an - 3:00 pm
January 26, 2016

Racism: Black Perspectives
Paul O'Regan Hall, Halifax Central Library
7:00 pm
February 24, 2016

Simulation Saturday
Collaborative Health Education Building
12:30 - 4:30 pm
February 27, 2016

2016 NaHSSA Conference
"Diversity and Inclusion in Health Care: Diverse Populations, Diverse Professions and Inclusive, Collaborative Care"
Hosted by the Dalhousie Health Sciences Student Association (DalHSSA)
March 4 - 5, 2016

14th Annual Crossroads Interdisciplinary Health Research Conference
"Expanding the Horizons of Health"
Hosted by the School of Health and Human Performance Graduate Student Society
March 11 - 12, 2016

FHP in the News

Check out media appearances by our faculty, staff, alumni and students this month in Health Professions in the News.

Dal Health Students Compete for Most Collaborative Team

Lesley McIntyre presents for her team at the Health Care Team Challenge (Ellie Salsbury photo)

On January 21st, Dalhousie held it's second annual Health Care Team Challenge with six interprofessional student teams vying for a place at the Nationals based on their ability to work collaboratively across professions to develop a patient care plan. Read more..

Featured Stories

After a hiatus of a few years, the Dalhousie Health Sciences Students' Association (DalHSSA) was recently reinstated, and is already making an impact across campus.
Simulation Saturday is a chance for students from the Faculties of Health Professions, Medicine and Dentistry to practice interprofessional health team care in up to three out of six possible simulations.  These simulation scenarios include acute care, stroke rehabiliation, mental health and more!
Dr. Fred Wien, Dalhousie Professor Emeritus and former Director of the School of Social Work, was recently appointed a Member of the Order of Canada for his work on behalf of First Nations

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