Media Release | July 15, 2014
Journal of the American Medical Association study reveals early detection is easily missed.
Media Release | October 18, 2011
An independent reviewer has dismissed concerns over a study that shows a 35-per-cent decrease in overdose deaths after the opening of Insite, North America’s only supervised injection facility.
Media Release | September 13, 2010
A study led by researchers at the BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS (BC-CfE) at St. Paul’s Hospital and the University of British Columbia has found that supervised injection facilities such as Vancouver’s Insite connect clients with addiction treatment, which in turn resulted in greater likelihood of stopping injection drug use for at least six months.
August 10, 2010
Six members of the University of British Columbia community, including the former chair of the Board of Governors, Brad Bennett, and five professors will be awarded the Order of British Columbia.