Year in Review
Every day, faculty, staff and learners in the UBC Faculty of Medicine are working together, helping to create the pathways to better health for our communities at home and around the world. Look back at ten highlights from the past year.
UBC study raises alarm over COPD’s early impact on lungs
Patients diagnosed with even mild chronic obstructive pulmonary disease have already lost a significant portion of their small airways.
Pathways Issue 3: Homegrown Health
Explore how we are remapping medical education and research to transform health for everyone.
HPV test better than Pap test at detecting cervical precancer
A study of 19,000 women in British Columbia showed that the HPV test finds precancer sooner.
UBC expands research into healthy aging with $24 million gift
The donation from Edwin S.H. Leong is the largest gift that the Faculty of Medicine has ever received from an individual.