Webinar Series

Transforming Health for Everyone Webinar Series

Brought to you by UBC Faculty of Medicine Development & Alumni Engagement

The Transforming Health for Everyone webinar series will draw knowledge from the latest innovative research and education happening in the UBC Faculty of Medicine. Hear from UBC experts and thought leaders as they share their insights in creating the pathways to better health in communities across British Columbia and answer the questions of participants.

Technology meets biology: Changing how we fight disease

Hear from UBC experts Dr. Nika Shakiba, Dr. Calvin Kuo and Dr. Manu Madhav about how the School of Biomedical Engineering is building a bold and boundless community of collaboration, research and clinical expertise fueled by patient experience to bring interdisciplinary, tailor-made medical solutions to patients faster and make them available to everyone. Read more >

Translating discovery to transform health: Untold stories from medical research
July 14, 2021
Hear from UBC experts Dr. Pieter Cullis, Dr. Megan Levings and Dr. Sriram Subramaniam as they share insights from their own experiences bringing discoveries into the healthcare system, and perspectives on how to integrate academic research and the biotech industry in B.C. to accelerate health innovation. Read more >

The 21st century house call: Is virtual health here to stay?
February 24, 2021
Hear from UBC experts Dr. Kendall Ho, Dr. Silke Cresswell and Dr. John Pawlovich as they share their insights on how the use of technology to improve access to health care in rural and remote communities during the last few decades has paved the way for rapid uptake of virtual health and predictions for the future. Read more >

Growing up in a pandemic: Health and resilience in kids
October 1, 2020
Hear from UBC experts Dr. Lara Boyd, Dr. Mariana Brussoni and Dr. Shimi Kang as they share their insights on these unique changes, how they’re impacting the brain, and how to help children and teens build resilience and thrive during the pandemic. Read more >

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