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Victor Dzau gives two public lectures

Renowned cardiac researcher and educator Dr. Victor Dzau will visit Vancouver on Feb. 6 to participate in two public lectures. Dzau is chancellor for Health Affairs at Duke University, and […]

Canada Foundation for Innovation, Dialogues at UBC Robson Square

Canadian researchers are world leaders in helping parents understand how to reduce the number of diagnoses of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, cut school dropout rates and slash the incidence of […]

Engineers help disaster responders make better decisions

The Disaster Response Network Enabled Platform (DR-NEP), led by electrical and computer engineering professor Jose Marti, can help to save lives around the world by modeling a community’s response to […]

UBC researchers receive awards from Society for Technology in Anesthesia

Members of the UBC Electrical and Computer Engineering in Medicine team received two awards at the annual meeting of the Society for Technology in Anesthesia. First prize in the Computers […]

Computer science professor receives Charles McDowell Award

Wolfgang Heidrich, associate head of Graduate Affairs and professor and Dolby Research Chair in the Dept. of Computer Science, is the recipient of the 2011 Charles McDowell Award for Excellence […]

UBC men's basketball coach wins his 300th game

UBC men’s basketball coach Kevin Hanson recorded his 300th win with the Thunderbirds on Jan. 27 as his team defeated the UBC Okanagan Heat team by a score of 77-43 […]

UBC Faculty Research Awards

The Killam Faculty Research Fellowships are awarded to assist promising faculty members, who wish to devote full time to research and study in their field during a recognized study leave. […]

Vol. 58 | No. 2


The AAAS comes to Vancouver. Insights on the makings of the world’s largest gathering of scientists.

In the news

Highlights of UBC media coverage in January 2012