News and Events


CBR Research Day
CBR Research Day took place on August 16 at UBC Point Grey Campus to celebrate the end of the CBR Summer Studentship Program, where undergraduate students undertake a summer project in a clinic or a lab under the supervision of one of the CBR PIs or postdoctoral fellows.  All program participants presented their summer work […] Read More >


Dr. Steven Narod, MD’79 wins prestigious Killam Prize for Health Sciences
Dr. Steven Narod, Women’s College Hospital senior scientist and a Tier One Canada Research Chair in Breast Cancer, has been awarded the prestigious Killam Prize for Health Sciences by the Canadian Council for the Arts. Each year, the Council recognizes leading Canadian scholars who demonstrate exceptional career achievements. Read More >


Vancouver Residents & Alumni Summer BBQ
Are you excited to kick-start your residency in Vancouver? Would you like the chance to meet and mingle with fellow residents and UBC Faculty of Medicine Alumni? Whether you did your MD degree at UBC or elsewhere, you are now part of the UBC medical community. Read More >


MSAC IMP Opening Celebration
The Island Medical Program opened its doors to its own Medical Student and Alumni Centre on January 30. Located on the 2nd floor of the Coronation Annex at Royal Jubilee Hospital, students and alumni finally have a space to call their own. Read More >


Secrets to success
Discover what physician leaders have to say about finding balance in their personal and professional lives. Read More >


Welcome Dean Dermot Kelleher
September 1, 2015 UBC welcomes Dermot Kelleher today as the ninth Dean of the UBC Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Kelleher brings significant experience and is recognized internationally for innovation in academic health leadership and administration, clinical care, research and education. He joins UBC from his most recent appointment as Vice-President Health and Dean of the […] Read More >