UBC Faculty of Medicine Response to the TRC Calls to Action Launch
By Stephanie Chow | June 30, 2021
The Faculty formally launched and reflected upon its Response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada’s Calls to Action at a virtual event on June 25, 2021.
Travelling the road to reconciliation
By dcc2012 | June 25, 2021
Faculty of Medicine releases Response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada’s Calls to Action
Indigenous Peoples in Canada have higher death rates, complications after surgery
By dcc2012 | May 17, 2021
The researchers looked at nearly 30 studies that compared surgical outcomes across a range of procedures.
Canadian Cancer Society honours Dr. Nadine Caron for ground-breaking achievements and visionary leadership in cancer research
By Reyhana Heatherington | May 12, 2021
2020 Awards for Excellence introduces new prizes for lifetime contribution and inclusive excellence.
Dr. Terri Aldred awarded Resident Doctors of Canada honour for medical education
By Reyhana Heatherington | May 11, 2021
She was honoured with the RDoC Mikhael Award for Medical Education.
Addressing Indigenous-specific systemic racism in B.C.’s health-care system
By dcc2012 | November 30, 2020
A message from Dermot Kelleher, Dean, Faculty of Medicine and Vice-President, Health, UBC
Meet Indigenous MD alumna Randi George
By Reyhana Heatherington | September 23, 2020
Randi aims to build connection, trust, and congruency between Indigenous peoples and the medical community.
James Andrew inducted into UBC’s 25 Year Club
By Reyhana Heatherington | May 19, 2020
As Indigenous Student Initiatives Manager, Andrew has helped to build the Indigenous MD Admissions Program.
Improving Indigenous cancer outcomes and wellness
By dcc2012 | January 20, 2020
Dr. Nadine Caron named founding First Nations Health Authority Chair in Cancer and Wellness at UBC
Reconciliation in action
By dcc2012 | May 23, 2019
On May 21, 11 new Indigenous doctors celebrated their graduation from medical school.