December 7th, 2009, Monday, 7 pm, SFU Harbour Centre, downtown Vancouver.
Caesarean Sections in Canada, 1945-1970
This talk by Sally Mennill explores the post war history of c-sections and childbirth.
Sally Mennill is a PhD Candidate at the University of British Columbia's Centre for Women’s and Gender Studies. Her research focuses on women's health history and the history of childbirth in Canada, especially on caesarean sections in post-war Canada. Sally is a labour and post-partum doula and she is active in the Vancouver doula community.
7 pm. SFU Harbour Centre Campus, 515 W. Hastings, Vancouver, BC. Room 7000, 7th floor. Free, limited seating.
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