Dr. Patricia Janssen receives a YWCA Metro Vancouver Women of Distinction Award

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patricia-janseenWe would like to congratulate WHRI investigator, Dr. Patricia Janssen, for receiving the 2016 YWCA Women of Distinction Award in the category of Research and the Sciences. This award celebrates Dr. Janssen’s body of research on the promotion of healthy pregnancy and birth, particularly among marginalized women.

The YWCA Women of Distinction Awards honours individuals and organizations whose outstanding activities and achievements contribute to the well-being and future of our community. More information about the award and this year’s recipients can be found here: https://ywcavan.org/blog/2016/06/announcing-2016-ywca-women-distinction-awards-recipients