Free Webinar: Updated resources on women and alcohol: Applying research to practice – May 8, 2014

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Over the past year, the BC Ministry of Health in collaboration with the BC Centre of Excellence for Women’s Health has been supporting educational sessions in Health Authorities across British Columbia for service providers who have the opportunity to engage with women of childbearing age on alcohol use during pregnancy and related concerns.

Service providers have included: nurses, pregnancy outreach program providers, transition housing/violence service workers, social workers, doulas, midwives, physicians, mental health workers and substance use service providers working in both Aboriginal and other communities.

The second in this series of webinars will introduce a newly updated resource by the BC government and discuss the latest research on women and alcohol, including issues such  stroke, heart disease and cancer.

Thursday, May 8 , 2014
9:00 – 10:00 am (PDT)
Presenters: Nancy Poole, Tasnim Nathoo, Teresa Chiesa, Cristine Urquhart, Frances Jasiura

To register, visit

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