Academic & Research Units

Teaching and research in the Faculty of Medicine is delivered through 19 departments, three schools, 22 research institutes and centres.

Link to one of our research centres and institutes.

BC Cancer Agency Research Centre
BC Centre on Substance Use
BC Children's Hospital Research Institute
Biomedical Research Centre*
Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health*
Centre for Blood Research*
Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health*
Centre for Health Education Scholarship
Centre for Health Evaluation & Outcome Sciences
Centre for Health Services & Policy Research*
Centre for Hip Health & Mobility*
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics*

Human Early Learning Partnership*
Institute of Mental Health
James Hogg Research Centre*
Life Sciences Institute
Providence Health Care Research Institute
UBC Centre for Disease Control*
Vancouver Prostate Centre*
Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute
W. Maurice Young Centre for Applied Ethics*
Women’s Health Research Institute

*UBC Senate-approved

Link to one of our programs in the areas of health and life sciences. 

Audiology and Speech Sciences (MSc & PhD)
Biomedical Engineering (BASc, MASc, MEng & PhD)
Continuing Professional Development
Genetic Counselling (MSc)
Global Surgical Care (GCGSC, MGSC)
Graduate Biomedical Research Programs (MSc & PhD)
Health Administration (MHA)
Health Science (MHSc)
MD/PhD Combined Program
MD Undergraduate Program – Doctor of Medicine (MD)

Medical Laboratory Science (BMLSc)
Midwifery (BMW)
Occupational Therapy (MOT)
Physical Therapy (MPT)
Population & Public Health (MSc & PhD)
78 Postgraduate Medicine Training Programs (Residency)
Public Health (MPH)
Rehabilitation Sciences (MRSc & GCR)
Vancouver International Summer Program in Medicine (International Students)