Research in Focus

Meet researchers in the Faculty of Medicine and learn more about their investigations and breakthroughs.

Aligning health, heritage and wellbeing

Clinical Assistant Professor and Coast Salish member of the Stz’uminus First Nation, Shannon Waters shares more on her work to improve First Nations health.
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Women in Research: Marianne Sadar

UBC Professor Marianne Sadar shares her journey into cancer research, her latest discovery and the strengths that women bring to the scientific community.
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Women in Research: Joanne Matsubara

UBC Professor Joanne Matsubara shares her journey into eye disease research, her current projects and what she hopes to accomplish.
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Women in Research: Lynn Raymond

UBC Professor Lynn Raymond talks about her interest in neurology, her current projects and the benefits of having a career in research.
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Women in Research: Sheona Mitchell-Foster

UBC Assistant Professor Sheona Mitchell-Foster talks about her interest in reproductive health research and her current projects.
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Women in Research: Nadia Khan

UBC Professor Nadia Khan talks about her research interests and shares advice for women wanting to pursue a career in scientific research.
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Judith Hall, Pediatrics and Medical Genetics

Professor Emerita in the Departments of Medical Genetics and Pediatrics
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Lara Boyd, Physical Therapy

Canada Research Chair in Neurobiology of Motor Learning
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Julio Montaner, HIV/AIDS

Canadian Medical Hall of Fame 2015 Inductee
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Kate Shannon, Gender and Sexual Health

Canada Research Chair in Global Sexual Health and HIV/AIDS
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