Research Areas

The Faculty’s three major research priorities are:



Through innovative research on cancer treatment and prevention, members of the Faculty of Medicine are attacking cancer on several fronts. Read More >


Neuroscience/Mental Health

Through the combined efforts of research units across the Faculty of Medicine, UBC is at the forefront of research in the areas of neuroscience and mental health. Read More >


Heart & Lung Disease

Researchers in the Faculty of Medicine are integrating research, clinical care, public policy and public outreach in the area of heart and lung health. Read More >