News


A Message to our Alumni
I wanted to take a moment to reach out during this unprecedented time to thank you. In the space of a few weeks, we have all had to adapt to new ways of living and working together. The speed with which we have been able to mobilize during this transition is a reflection of your […] Read More >


Recorded Webinar: How can we reduce COVID-19 anxiety?
On Tuesday, March 31st, UBC alumni, friends, and the community participated in our first webinar in a COVID-19 series. UBC experts answered viewer questions and suggested ways we may be able to address our anxiety during the COVID-19 pandemic. The conversation was moderated by Kathryn Gretsinger, MJ’06, Senior Instructor, UBC Graduate School of Journalism; Senior Faculty Advisor to UBC President. Read More >


Congratulations Shelagh Davies, MSc’75, a recipient of the 2019-2020 UBC Alumni Builder Award
The award recognizes Shelagh’s outstanding contributions to the field of speech-language pathology education and research and to the UBC School of Audiology and Speech Sciences. Read More >


Congratulations Douglas Clement, C.M., MD’59, a recipient of the 2019 alumni UBC Achievement Award
Dr. Douglas Clement, C.M., MD'59, is a committed and innovative advocate for community health. Read More >


Dr. Poul Sorensen (MD’84, MedRes’87, PhD’90) receives Bloom Burton Award for innovative cancer research
In 1998, Dr. Sorensen’s lab discovered a gene mutation that launched a new field in cancer biology. Read More >


Communication at the Core
At the heart of the UBC School of Audiology and Speech Sciences’s (SASS) impact will always be its alumni. Learn how SASS has been actively supporting people with hearing difficulties and speech and language disorders for 50 years! Read More >


Another Successful UBC Physical Therapy Golf Open!
On Saturday, August 24, 2019, the UBC Physical Therapy Student Society hosted the UBC Physical Therapy Golf Open 2019 at the Mylora Executive Golf Course. Read More >


Dr. Deborah Money (BSc’81, MD’85) receives lifetime achievement award for her contribution to improving women’s health
The award recognizes Dr. Money for her outstanding contributions to scientific exchange, education and leadership in infectious diseases in women. Read More >


UBC Division of OHNS – Alumni Social
Attending the Canadian Society of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery in Edmonton? We invite you to join us at the Parlour Italian Kitchen & Bar for a social where you can meet up with fellow UBC alumni, colleagues, and friends. Come and hear from Dr. Desmond Nunez, Head, Division of Otolaryngology and Dr. Fred Kozak, President, Canadian […] Read More >


2017 Alumni Achievement Awards
Congratulations to Dr. Karim Damji (MD’87) recipient of the Global Citizenship Award and Dr. Lianping Ti (PhD ’15) recipient of the Young Alumni Award at the 2017 alumni UBC Achievement Awards on November 30, 2017. Read More >