By bkladko | September 28, 2017
Two faculty members, Lori Brotto and Alex Wyatt, have received Discovery Grants from the Movember Foundation and Prostate Cancer Canada. Dr. Brotto, a Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Executive Director of the Women’s Health Research Institute, will use her two-year, $187,256 grant to explore bio-psycho-social aspects of sexual intimacy following prostate […]
By bkladko | August 30, 2017
Stanley Nattel, Ian Mackenzie and Eduardo Franco are being honoured for their accomplishments in heart health, brain health and cancer.
By bkladko | April 20, 2017
Mads Daugaard showed that the drug was effective against a highly aggressive bladder cancer.
By jwong | March 17, 2017
The $3M project focuses on improving health and cancer outcomes in First Nations communities.
By bkladko | February 15, 2017
The tool will allow examination of a patient’s entire tumour in unprecedented detail to improve diagnosis and treatment for the disease.
By bkladko | February 2, 2017
How a study about the effectiveness of exercise for women with breast cancer created a vibrant support network.
By jwong | December 15, 2016
Clinical Assistant Professor Chris Baliski finds Canada’s re-operation rates are adding $2 million a year to B.C.’s health care spending.
By bkladko | December 6, 2016
Dr. Lange (far left) and his team are exploring unique proteins in leukemia to find more effective and less harmful treatments for children.
By bkladko | November 25, 2016
The discovery could be key to stopping a type of cancer that occurs in men undergoing androgen deprivation treatment.
By Sarah Stenabaugh | October 20, 2016
UBC researcher Connie Eaves talks about her interest in cancer research, what she hopes to accomplish in 10 years and her reaction to being awarded the 2016 Dr. Chew Wei Memorial Prize.