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How to ease back-to-school stress for school-age kids
September 2, 2021Dr. Tyler Black on the return to full-time schooling and children’s mental health Read More >


New study examines ‘Achilles’ heel’ of cancer tumours, paving the way for new treatment strategies
August 27, 2021UBC and BC Cancer researchers have uncovered a weakness in a key enzyme that solid tumour cancer cells rely on to adapt and survive. Read More >


UBC medical student Armaghan Alam receives 2021 Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Award
August 27, 2021The awards recognize second year medical students with a track record of community leadership and demonstrated interest in advancing knowledge. Read More >


Bridging gaps in community health care
August 23, 2021UBC medical resident Willow Thickson is helping to create a safer space for Indigenous patients in BC. Read More >


Tailoring wearable technology and telehealth in treating Parkinson’s disease
August 19, 2021A new study determines timely and accurate tremor data can improve virtual appointments. Read More >


Faculty of medicine researchers receive more than $6.5M from BC Knowledge Development Fund
August 13, 2021The funding will drive research by providing students and researchers access to the latest technology, tools and equipment. Read More >


Dr. Brandon Tang receives 2021 Canadian Medical Association Award for Young Leaders
August 13, 2021Dr. Tang is a recent graduate of UBC’s internal medicine residency program. Read More >


Faculty of medicine researchers receive John R. Evans Leaders Fund awards
August 11, 2021UBC researchers received more than $5.7m in funding for 37 projects. Read More >


Parenting ‘style’ affects children at a molecular level
August 11, 2021Changes were observed in DNA sites located in genes associated with the immune system and cognitive development. Read More >


Dr. Ruth Grunau awarded 2021 Aubrey J. Tingle Prize
August 9, 2021Dr. Ruth Grunau is a professor in the faculty of medicine’s department of pediatrics. Read More >

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