Faculty of Health Professions News & Events Update - January 2017
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Faculty of Health Professions News & Events Update

School of Social Work commemorates 50 years of human rights in Nova Scotia

Just before International Human Rights Day, the Dalhousie School of Social Work hosted a Conference celebrating 50 years of Human Rights in Nova Scotia. Read more...

Featured Stories

PhD in Health students host Meeting of the Healthy Minded (provided photo)
We cannot work in different silos.” The phrase echoed through the room. For its inaugural seminar, the PhD in Health’s Meeting of the Healthy Minded got to the crux of the issues facing health researchers pretty quickly.
This summer, the Nova Scotia Aphasia Association (NSAA) and March of Dimes - along with faculty and student volunteers from Dalhousie's Speech-Language Pathology program - held the second annual Aphasia Camp to support people living with aphasia.
In 2013, the Faculty of Health Professions launched the Employee Milestone Recognition Program to acknowledge the significant contributions of our faculty and staff. The Milestone Recognition Awards recognize employees with 10 and 20 years of continuous service with the Faculty.
Congratulations to faculty, staff, students and alumni on their recent achievements.

Marking Canada's milestone year
Dalhousie community members create video to share their thoughts on Canada.

One year out: Dal nears 200th anniversary celebrations
This week, one year out from the start of Dal’s anniversary year, the university has launched At this early stage, the website highlights just a few of the many events being planned for 2018, with much more to be announced in the coming weeks and months.  The Faculty of Health Professions also has lots of great events in store - follow us on Twitter to get the latest!

FHP Schools on the move
The School of Human Communication Disorders and School of Health Administration recently made a move to the Tupper Building on the Carleton Campus.  Check out their websites for full address details.



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For the latest on the FHP - follow us on @dal_fhp.  Dean Aiken tweets on @alice_aiken.


Interprofessional Week
January 23 - 26, 2017
DalHSSA hosts a week of fun interprofessional events for students.  Follow DalHSSA on Facebook for details.

Health Care Team Challenge
January 26, 2017
6:00 - 9:00 pm
Interprofessional teams of students face off in a friendly competition to showcase interprofessional competencies and client/patient/family-centred care. 

Explore our new events calendar for the latest on what's happening in the Faculty.  Have an event you'd like to see listed?  Contact

FHP in the News

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

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