News and Updates

Trainee Christina Chant has been awarded the Dr. Helen Preston Glass Fellowship!

Capacity Research Unit trainee Christina Chant has been awarded the Dr. Helen Preston Glass Fellowship for 5,000$ from the Canadian Nurses Foundation. For this fellowship, priority is given to students who focus on Primary Health Care. Christina was a natural candidate for the award given her 9 years of experience in Primary Care. Most recently Christina has been […]


New research findings – important information for public health

The Capacity Research Unit is pleased to present a newly published article titled “A Content Analysis of Health and Safety Communications Among Internet-Based Sex Work Advertisements: Important Information for Public Health“. Capacity Research Unit’s Vicky Bungay is one of the four article authors, along with Julie Kille, John Oliffe and Chris Atchison. The authors conducted a content analysis […]


Safety in Psychiatric Inpatient Care

The Capacity Research Unit at UBC is pleased to highlight a newly published article,”Safety in psychiatric inpatient care: The impact of risk management culture on mental health nursing practice“. The authors, Allie Slemon, Emily Jenkins and Vicky Bungay, present undeniable evidence that psychiatric nursing care has long been reinforcing care that is rooted in fear, […]