FHS news and information
The May issue of the FHS eNewsletter is now online
A new Dean for the Faculty of Health Sciences, members of the Faculty of Health Sciences that are shining bright this month and don’t miss the impressive section of last month’s activities in pictures. Read the newsletter
New deanship at the Faculty of Health Sciences
The Faculty of Health Sciences is pleased to welcome Dr. Hélène Perrault as the new Dean on August 1, 2013. Her term will be for a period of five years. Let’s offer her our best wishes for success in her new role!
Dissolve the Myths and Get the Facts on Obesity | The Effects of Weight Loss on Appetite
As part of the uOttawa Alumni Week activities taking place from May 6 to 12, Professors Éric Doucet and Jean-Philippe Chaput will present a joint uO Insights session on Saturday, May 11 about weight loss and its effects on appetite. Don't miss out!
NEW: A Practical Guide for HIV Nurses in Canada
Developed by the Canadian Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (CANAC) in partnership with CATIE (Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange) to complement the existing legal, ethical and professional frameworks that inform nursing practice in Canada, this new practical guide is designed to address some of the realities and complexities faced by nurses who provide care to people living with HIV. The content of this guide was developed by Marilou Gagnon, Assistant Professor at the School of Nursing and Elected Member on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (CANAC). Master's student Luc Cormier also participated in the initial literature review.