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UBC kinesiology professor recognized as leading Canadian health researcher

Darren Warburton, an associate professor in UBC’s School of Kinesiology, was one of five recipients recognized by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and the Canadian Medical Association Journal with […]

Pharmaceutical professor joins executive council of Friends of Rwanda Forum

Associate Professor Larry Lynd of the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences is joining the Executive Council of the newly created Friends of Rwanda Forum. Established to strengthen relations between Canada and […]

Watershed Microbiome Project: a video for World Water Day

The Applied Metagenomics of the Watershed Microbiome Project, co-led by Drs. Judith Isaac-Renton and Patrick Tang (Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine), aims to develop a better way to identify […]

UBC This Week 14-Mar-2013

  Recent UBC Media Releases Mar. 14 Announcement of CIDA-UBC partnership to improve children’s health in developing country Mar. 14 Largest number of medical residents to be trained in British […]

UBC Reports is looking for a graduate who’s most likely to change the world

UBC Reports is looking for a graduate who is most likely to change the world. The winner will be featured on the cover of UBC Reports and will receive complimentary […]

Computer Science student wins U Mobile App competition

Computer Science third-year student Bio Cho is the winner of the UBC Digital *U Mobile App Competition. Cho’s UBCme app won first prize as well as the Best Startup award. […]

UBC Engineering student teams place in competitions

UBC Engineering students Kevin Sipila, Jesse Neufeld, Andrea Palmer and Tagg Jefferson took first place in Consulting Engineering and Junior Design at the 28th annual Canadian Engineering Competition held in […]

Engineering research recognized by Biotechnology and Bioengineering journal

An article that presents the results of a multi-disciplinary study led by UBC Chemical and Biological Engineering Prof. James Piret’s group has been recognized as Top Cited Research by the […]

UBC stroke education reaches Chinese homes in B.C.

UBC’s Intercultural Online Health Network (iCON), in partnership with Fairchild TV, is producing a series on stroke prevention and management in Cantonese. “Enjoy Your Life Again: Stroke Prevention and Management,” […]

UBC engineers accelerate production of new, plastic fuel tank systems—reducing auto weight and emissions

A team of Canadian engineering researchers led by UBC Chemical and Biological Engineering Prof. Savvas G. Hatzikiriakos is partnering with Kautex Corp., McGill University and the National Research Council to […]

Psychiatry professor awarded CIHR Catalyst Grant

Erin Michalak, Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry, received a $100,000 Catalyst Grant: eHealth Innovations from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR).  The grant will support the development […]