Uprichard, Muriel

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Uprichard, Muriel

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Dr. Muriel Uprichard was born in Saskatchewan in 1911. She later studied at Queens University, Kingston, Smith College, and the University of London, UK where she obtained a PhD in Psychology. She became an associate professor with the University of Toronto Faculty of Nursing beginning in 1955. In 1971, she became Dean of the Faculty of Nursing, University of British Columbia. This was an unusual appointment as she was not a nurse. She passed away on November 24, 1995 at the age of 84.


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Margaret M. Allemang Society for the History of Nursing. “History of the Collection” http://allemang.on.ca/archives/history-of-the-collection/ accessed March 10, 2010
Globe and Mail Obituary. December 2, 1995. p. A23

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