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SON’s Women’s Health Interest Group Hosts Reading: Lovie: the Story of Southern Midwife

April 12, 2017 | In Events, Faculty, Staff, Students

Join the SON’s Women’s Health Interest Group and UNC Birth Partners volunteer doula program for a reading by Lisa Yarger from her book Lovie: the story of a southern midwife and an unlikely friendship — a beautiful telling of a rural midwife’s life and the special long-term relationship that Lisa enjoyed with her.

April 19, 5:30-7:30 PM
Fox Auditorium

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McCollum article published

April 7, 2017 | In Research, Students

We’re so proud of PhD student Meriel McCollum, whose article “Nurses Improve Their Communities’ Health Where They Live, Learn, Work, and Play,” was published in the journal Policy, Politics, Nursing Practice. The article discusses nurses’ perceptions of how they promote health in their communities through volunteer work.

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