The grant will enable expansion of a texting program to HIV patients in rural, remote parts of Kenya, increasing the likelihood that they remain on anti-viral therapy.
For the second consecutive year, UBC accepted the largest number of entry-level medical residents in university history.
Lauren Phelan, Program Assistant, Roger Wong, Associate Dean, and Rebecca Turnbull, Program Counsellor, celebrate the opening of the innovative service.
The Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health unites research and clinical expertise in neuroscience, psychiatry and neurology.
The method, co-discovered by Professor of Neurology Yu Tian Wang, can be applied to Alzheimer's disease, Huntington's disease, stroke and even cancers.
Tim Kieffer (left) will test a teabag-like device that encapsulates stem cell-derived beta cells; Rusung Tan (right) will launch a clinical trial of a drug now used for psoriasis.
Annalee Yassi (left) and Elizabeth Bryce (right) are helping South Africa implement occupational health guidelines for patient care staff.
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Feb 25 - CHSPR 2014 Health Policy Conference
Celebrate Research Public Lecture
Feb 25 - “You and Your Immune System”
CHÉOS Work in Progress Seminar
Feb 26 - "Optimal timing and dosing strategies for administering the seasonal influenza vaccine to HIV-positive patients"
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