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Better addiction training on horizon

Better addiction training on horizon

Better addiction training on horizon Addiction to alcohol and drugs are immensely costly, but new funding aims to  make B.C. a leader in treatment, says UBC’s Evan Wood in a Vancouver […]

Back To School 2014

Back To School 2014

Visit our special Back To School 2014 page as UBC gears up to for the start of the winter session.

UBC Reports August 7, 2014

Oppenheimer Park occupation sends a message

Oppenheimer Park occupation sends a message

Oppenheimer Park occupation sends a message In a Vancouver Sun op-ed, UBC Law Prof. Margot Young says the protest in Vancouver’s Oppenheimer Park reminds us things are seldom simple. Read more…

Researcher rejoins ministry

A distinguished drug researcher has been rehired by the B.C. Health Ministry and praised for data privacy protection. Malcolm Maclure, a professor and B.C. chair of patient safety in the department […]

New satellite data like an ultrasound for baby stars

New satellite data like an ultrasound for baby stars

An international team of researchers have been monitoring the “heartbeats” of baby stars to test theories of how the Sun was born 4.5 billion years ago.

UBC high tech health apps

A UBC team has developed a smartphone app that can measure oxygen levels, which could prove vital for saving the lives of children around the world. “If you go here […]