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B.C. researchers launching clinical trial for first genetically engineered stem cell-based therapy for type 1 diabetes
May 12, 2022Next step toward a potential functional cure for type 1 diabetes. Read More >


UBC Medicine researchers awarded over $2.5 million from Canada’s Stem Cell Network
May 12, 2022The researchers will advance cutting-edge regenerative medicine research projects and clinical trials. Read More >


Catching COVID-19 during pregnancy increases risk of hospitalization, premature birth
May 2, 2022UBC researchers urge people who are pregnant to remain vigilant and protect themselves from COVID-19. Read More >


UBC team discovers ‘silver bullet’ to keep medical devices free of bacteria
April 27, 2022The silver-based coating could be applied to many different medical products. Read More >


Community-University Engagement Support Fund awarded to faculty of medicine members
April 26, 2022UBC partners with 27 organizations to create community-university projects across B.C. Read More >


Faculty members honoured with Killam Teaching Prize 2021/22
April 26, 2022The awards are offered to faculty and teaching assistants who demonstrate excellence in teaching. Read More >


Southern Medical Program celebrates 10 years of graduating doctors in B.C.’s Interior
April 20, 2022How the distributed MD program weaves healthcare into the fabric of communities Read More >


Dr. Roger Wong awarded fellowship for outstanding contributions to geriatric medicine
April 13, 2022The fellowship recognizes over three decades of work to advance medical care for older adults in Canada and beyond. Read More >


Dr. Poul Sorensen recognized for groundbreaking work on human sarcomas
April 13, 2022The award, given by the Connective Tissue Oncology Society, highlights outstanding research that has impacted cancer patients. Read More >


UBC medical students celebrate 2022 Match Day milestone
April 12, 2022Learn more about what’s next for a few members of the class of 2022. Read More >

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