Awards & Honours
UBC Medicine researchers awarded over $1.6 million from Canada’s Stem Cell Network
By Qian Chow | May 16, 2023
Funding will support advancement of regenerative medicine research projects and clinical trials.
Dr. Hadal El-Hadi honoured with Resident Doctors of Canada award for medical education
By Qian Chow | May 15, 2023
The award honours individuals who contributed to improving undergraduate and postgraduate medical education in Canada.
Connie Eaves honoured with 2023 YWCA Women of Distinction Award
By Qian Chow | May 10, 2023
Dr. Eaves is a world leader in cancer stem cell biology.
Strengthening abortion access in Canada
By Qian Chow | May 9, 2023
UBC researchers have received $3.8 million in federal funding to address barriers to abortion access for underserved populations.
Professor Michael Lee named 3M National Teaching Fellow
By Qian Chow | May 2, 2023
The award recognizes Lee’s outstanding contributions to teaching and learning across Canada and beyond.
Faculty of medicine researchers awarded funding to improve health outcomes in B.C. and beyond
By Qian Chow | April 27, 2023
Fifteen researchers received the Michael Smith Health Research BC 2022 Health Professional-Investigator awards.
International partnership supports vaccine research to prevent future outbreaks
By Qian Chow | April 26, 2023
UBC’s Dr. Manish Sadarangani is a recipient of the CIHR-CEPI Leadership Award for Excellence in Vaccine Research for Infectious Diseases of Epidemic Potential
UBC medical community recognized by Medical Alumni Association
By dcc2012 | April 25, 2023
The Medical Alumni Association will be celebrating the achievements of several members of the UBC medical community.
More than $9.7M awarded to faculty of medicine genomics researchers
By Qian Chow | April 21, 2023
Research topics include hereditary cancers and genetic disease diagnosis.
Federal funding supports training for next generation of scientists
By Qian Chow | April 18, 2023
From AI to charged molecules, two innovative training initiatives led by Faculty of Medicine researchers will prepare scientists to address future health challenges.