UBC Home Page -
UBC Home Page -
UBC Home Page UBC Home Page -
News Events Directories Search UBC myUBC Login
- -
UBC Public Affairs
UBC Reports
UBC Reports Extras
Goal / Circulation / Deadlines
Letters to the Editor & Opinion Pieces / Feedback
UBC Reports Archives
Media Releases
Services for Media
Services for the Community
Services for UBC Faculty & Staff
Find UBC Experts
Search Site

UBC Reports | Vol. 48 | No. 3 | Feb. 7, 2002

UBC earns lion's share of innovation funding

Researchers at UBC and its affiliated teaching hospitals received almost $76 million in infrastructure research funding for 16 projects -- the largest amount awarded -- from the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) in a recent competition.

Centre to zero in on human security

Mapping the incidence, severity and consequences of global violence will be the major focus of UBC's new Centre for Human Security.

Short winter days mean higher returns, researchers say

Winter blues may be bad for us but not for the return on our portfolios, according to research conducted recently in the Faculty of Commerce and Business Administration.

Study flexes muscles

Skiers, hikers and astronauts may all benefit from an investigation launched recently by UBC Rehabilitation Sciences researchers.

Older women think age does wither you

If you think your worries about weight and wrinkles will disappear with the wisdom of age think again, says UBC researcher Laura Hurd Clarke.

Centre investigates lung, heart disease

Allison Banting had no reason to know about lung disease research in Vancouver until last spring. That's when a near-fatal asthma attack put her in St. Paul's Hospital's intensive care unit where she was treated by members of the iCAPTURE Centre.



Last reviewed 22-Sep-2006

to top | UBC.ca » UBC Public Affairs

UBC Public Affairs
310 - 6251 Cecil Green Park Road, Vancouver, BC Canada V6T 1Z1
tel 604.822.3131 | fax 604.822.2684 | e-mail public.affairs@ubc.ca

© Copyright The University of British Columbia, all rights reserved.