I first heard of Maslow’s hierarchy of needs in an advertising course I took in college many years ago. I remember looking at the pyramid and its five layers – with basic needs at the bottom and “self-actualization” at the top – and thinking that self-actualization belonged in the foundation. 728 more words
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By Helen Branswell
THE CANADIAN PRESS
TORONTO — A new study suggests Canadians are interested in using electronic communications to help manage their health care, though few are currently using these tools. 425 more words
EDMONTON – The University of Alberta has hired former prime minister Kim Campbell to help create a leadership development program.
Campbell has been named as the founding principal of the Peter Lougheed Leadership College. 101 more words
TORONTO — Pharmacists have the education and know-how to look after patients and now a new Canadian study suggests that they can successfully manage the health of stroke survivors. 670 more words
Newcomers to the prairie provinces are having no trouble accessing maternal health care, found researchers at the University of Alberta.
After comparing research sourced in countries like the United Kingdom, New Zealand and Germany, U of A School of Public Health’s Zubia Mumtaz said she was expecting to see societal and cultural barriers restricting newcomers to Alberta from access to local health care after while pregnant. 226 more words