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B.C. saw a dramatic increase in pre-conception cannabis use after legalization
March 24, 2021Findings from a new UBC study show a 71 per cent increase in self-reported cannabis use among women who were about to conceive. Read More >


OCD among new mothers more prevalent than previously thought
March 23, 2021The prevalence of OCD among new mothers peaked approximately eight weeks after delivery at nearly nine per cent. Read More >


Survey uncovers pandemic’s complex impact on people living with dementia and their families
March 23, 2021The UBC research is already being used to inform services and resources in B.C. Read More >


Faculty of medicine researchers receive more than $5M from U.S. Department of Defense Spinal Cord Injury Research Program
March 17, 2021Drs. Brian Kwon, Babak Shadgan and Christopher West were awarded funding. Read More >


Dr. Glenn Regehr gives back to UBC’s faculty of medicine
March 16, 2021He donated the entire cash prize from his recent award win to the Centre for Health Education Scholarship. Read More >


Faculty of medicine researchers awarded funding for COVID-19 projects
March 12, 2021Funding was awarded through the COVID-19 Research Gaps and Priorities program. Read More >


Faculty of medicine researchers attract more than $21M in CIHR Fall 2020 funding
March 10, 2021UBC researchers attracted a total of $25.6 million for 41 projects. Read More >


Women lead on COVID-19 research
March 8, 2021From vaccine development to building wearable infection detectors, women at UBC are making significant contributions to the COVID-19 research front. Read More >


International Women’s Day 2021
March 8, 2021Meet some of the outstanding women in the Faculty of Medicine who are transforming health for everyone. Read More >


New study to track COVID-19 transmission in Vancouver schools
March 4, 2021The study will also examine the risk of exposure to COVID-19 cases in schools Read More >

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