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October 23, 2015
JIBC ranked among the top Canadian colleges and institutes for applied research
JIBC one of four B.C. colleges and institutes on the annual list of Canada’s Top 50 Research Colleges
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August 20, 2015
JIBC research finds psychosocial support for emergency management staff vital for effective earthquake response
JIBC’s SIMTEC Project develops new earthquake training and exercise program to improve care for emergency managers and staff making life-and-death decisions after a major earthquake
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June 30, 2015
New resource available for family doctors helping patients affected by disasters
Unique handbook developed by the JIBC SIMTEC Project provides psychosocial resources for family physicians treating patients impacted by major accidents and other mass-casualty events
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March 3, 2015
New training program emphasizes psychological and social support in a mass-casualty event
Research conducted by JIBC’s SIMTEC Project used to develop new training exercise to improve psychosocial support for mass-casualty victims and first responders
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February 20, 2015
Student research on display at JIBC
Fifth annual JIBC Applied Research Day highlights the value of research that helps keep communities safe
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February 4, 2015
JIBC welcomes Advanced Education Minister to New Westminster Campus
Minister Wilkinson tours JIBC’s unique training facilities and observes the applied training and research conducted at the Institute
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January 29, 2015
New training tool helps responders address psychosocial issues during a pandemic
Research conducted by JIBC’s SIMTEC Project leads to creation of Exercise Outbreak Orange which provides needed training for first responders during a disease outbreak
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January 6, 2015
New personal protective equipment training videos available from JIBC
JIBC develops free PPE training resources based on findings from SIMTEC Project
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November 25, 2014
JIBC among the top Canadian colleges and institutes for applied research
JIBC one of three B.C. post-secondary institutions on the annual list of Canada’s Top 50 Research Colleges
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February 17, 2014
New HAZMAT protocol featured in Nature
Decontamination protocol developed by JIBC's SIMTEC project
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January 13, 2014
Researchers propose new process for decontaminating HAZMAT victims
Giving people control over their own decontamination process reduces risk and trauma, researchers say
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January 17, 2013
Beating the "Winter Blues!"
JIBC Simulation & Training exercise launched January 16, 2013
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October 11, 2011
Dr. Laurie Pearce named JIBC’s first Research Chair
Appointment coincides with launch of Simulation and Training Exercise Collaboratory
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October 11, 2011
Supporting disaster victims and first responders
JIBC awarded $3.6 million research project to explore management of psychological and social support during disaster
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