Bedside and Community: 50 Years of Contributions to the Health of Albertans from the University of Calgary by Diana J. MansellBedside and Community: 50 Years of Contributions to the Health of Albertans from the University of Calgary by Diana J. Mansell

Bedside and Community: 50 Years of Contributions to the Health of Albertans from the University of…

EditorDiana J. Mansell, Frank W. Stahnisch, Paula Larsson

Paperback | February 15, 2020

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Bedside and Community is the inside story of fifty years of health care and health research at the University of Calgary. Drawing on the first-person accounts of researchers, administrators, faculty, and students along with archival research, and faculty histories. This collection celebrates the many significant contributions the University of Calgary has made to the health of Albertans. With contributions from the Cummings School of Medicine, the Faculty of Nursing, Faculty of Kinesiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Environmental Design, Department of Psychology, and Indigenous Health Initiatives Bedside and Community is a truly collaborative history. Addressing the links between departments, the relationship between the university and the community, and evolving research and teaching methods, this book places the University of Calgary within a wider national context and shows how it has addressed the unique health needs of Southern Alberta. With a pioneering focus on primary care and commitment to interdisciplinary connections, the University of Calgary has made strides in heath research, health education, and community outreach. Bedside and Community tells the story of a tradition of excellence that will light the way to future outreach and discovery.
Diana J. Mansell is a Canadian Nurse Historian now retired from the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Calgary. Her research has focused on nursing leadership and nursing in Alberta. Frank W. Stahnisch is the Alberta Medical Foundation/Hannah Professor in the History of Medicine and Health Care at the University of Calgary. He has...
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Title:Bedside and Community: 50 Years of Contributions to the Health of Albertans from the University of…Format:PaperbackProduct dimensions:180 pages, 6 × 9 × 0.68 inShipping dimensions:6 × 9 × 0.68 inPublished:February 15, 2020Publisher:University Of Calgary PressLanguage:English

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Bedside and Community is the inside story of fifty years of health care and health research at the University of Calgary. Drawing on the first-person accounts of researchers, administrators, faculty, and students along with archival research, and faculty histories. This collection celebrates the many significant contributions the University of Calgary has made to the health of Albertans. With contributions from the Cummings School of Medicine, the Faculty of Nursing, Faculty of Kinesiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Environmental Design, Department of Psychology, and Indigenous Health Initiatives Bedside and Community is a truly collaborative history. Addressing the links between departments, the relationship between the university and the community, and evolving research and teaching methods, this book places the University of Calgary within a wider national context and shows how it has addressed the unique health needs of Southern Alberta. With a pioneering focus on primary care and commitment to interdisciplinary connections, the University of Calgary has made strides in heath research, health education, and community outreach. Bedside and Community tells the story of a tradition of excellence that will light the way to future outreach and discovery.

Table of Contents

IllustrationsGlossary Acknowledgements Preface Dr. Elizabeth Cannon, President Emerita, University of Calgary Forward Dr. David Bright, Professor of History, Niagara College Introduction Paula Larsson, Frank W. Stahnish, and Diana Mansell Chapter 1: The Faculty of Medicine and its Response to Changing Health Care Contexts in the Province of Alberta, 1996-2016Frank W. Stahnisch Chapter 2: A History of Aboriginal Health Research Within the Faculty (Cumming School) of Medicine, University of Calgary, 1966-2016Paula Larsson and Wilfreda ThurstonChapter 3: The Transformation of the Concept of NursingDiana MansellChapter 4: Clinical and Health Psychology at the University of Calgary and its Contributions to Health Care in Alberta Henderikus J. Stam And H. Lorraine RadtkeChapter 5: The 'Then' and 'Now': Physical Education to Kinesiology at the University of Calgary Patricia K. Doyle-Baker and Diana MansellChapter 6: Environmental Design: Creating Healthy Spaces and Places Barbara Dupuis, David Monteye, and Brian Sinclair Chapter 7: The University of Calgary Faculty of Veterinary Medicine: At the Interface of Animal and Human Health Alastair CribbDiscussion Paula Larsson and Diana MansellIndex

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Medical faculties elsewhere may learn from the distinctive experience of the health sciences at the University of Calgary with its pioneering emphasis on primary care and interdisciplinarity.- Edward Shorter, Jason A. Hannah Professor of the History of Medicine, University of Toronto