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PINK OCTOBER: “ALL FOR THE BREAST!!, ALL FOR YOU!!”

Breast cancer is the most occurring cancer in women worldwide and even more severe in developing countries like Ghana. Breast cancer is curable when detected early but very fatal when it advances. The disease is a common cause of hospital admissions and mortality among Ghanaian women. Statistics show that breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths among women. Every female loves her breast because it is sign of her womanhood. Men and boys are even more fascinated by the breast than the owners themselves. The breast is the source of life, produces the healthiest food for growing children and great source of pleasure to the men. The whole world needs the breast to survive.

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN MIDWIFERY PROGRAMME

The School of Nursing and Midwifery of the College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana invites applications for admission into the Bachelor of Science in Midwifery programme for the 2018/2019 academic year.

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DEAN'S CAPACITY BUILDING SESSION III: "BUILDING A BUSINESS PLAN"

On May 5, 2018, Dr. Lydia Aziato and Dr. Roger Atinga of the School of Nursing and Midwifery (SONM) and the University of Ghana Business School (UGBS) respectively facilitated a seminar which was dubbed “BUILDING A BUSINESS PLAN” as part of the Deans Capacity Building Session III.

HIGHLIGHTS OF CAPACITY BUILDING SESSION 1 AND SESSION II:"WRITING A WINNING CV" AND "ELEMENTS OF A SUCCESSFUL INTERVIEW"

Two faculty members of the School of Nursing and Midwifery, Dr. Lydia Aziato and Dr. Mary Ani-Amponsah facilitated a seminar which was dubbed “WRITING A WINNING CV” on April 14, 2018 at SONM Auditorium.

Ghana Laureate Class of 2018, University of Alberta - Canada, had clinical experience in Ghana.

A group of twelve landed in Ghana three months ago and it certainly does not feel like they have been here for that long, but at the same time it does.

COMING TOGETHER: STRENGTHENING PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN GHANA AND CANADA TO ADDRESS MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH

The University of Alberta, faculty of nursing and the School of Nursing and Midwifery (SONM) win The Canadian Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee (QES) Advanced Scholars Scholarship. The Scholarship is for the period of 2017-2020 with a total amount of $500,000.00. The University of Alberta project lead is Prof. Magdalena Sophia Richter (Solina) Richter and the University of Ghana lead is Dr. Lydia Aziato.

Day 3 of UGHANMSA 37th Health Week: Seminar and "Rep your School"

Most often than not, undergraduate nurses are left in a dilemma. They do not know the next step to take after they have acquired their degrees. The doubts and confusions were cleared on the March 26, 2018 by two resource persons. They were the affable Acting Dean of the School of Nursing and Midwifery, Dr. Lydia Aziato and Mr. David Tenkorang-Twum.

Day 2 of UGHANMSA's 37th health Week Celebration: GOSPEL ROCK SHOW

The University of Ghana Nursing and Midwifery Students Association (UGHANMSA) health week continued with a Gospel Rock Show as scheduled on the March 25, 2018. A Gospel rock show which was a the first of its kind collaborated between the Nurses Christian Fellowship (NCF) and UGHANMSA. It was dubbed “In His Presence”.

UGHANMSA Celebrates 37th Health Week

The long awaited 37th University of Ghana Nursing and Midwifery Students Association (UGHANMSA) week which was dubbed “The menace of Cardiovascular Disease: the role of the student nurse” was launched on the 24th March, 2018.

School of Nursing and Midwifery Public Seminar Series

The School of Nursing and Midwifery held its first Public Seminar Series of the 2017/2018 Academic Year at the R.S. Amegashie Auditorium....