Professor Timothy Kieffer leads research of a protocol that turns stem cells into insulin-producing cells in just six weeks
Paulette Bourgeois was the keynote at this year's OT Capstone Conference.
Howard Feldman, Executive Associate Dean, Research, will serve on the consortium's executive committee, helping to oversee clinical trials and drug discovery efforts.
The expansion will build on new residency programs in the Coastal and Interior regions of B.C.
Meet the two youngest medical students in UBC history.
Recruited from the University of Ottawa, Dr. Tyndall will represent the research needs of faculty, staff, and trainees at the UBC-CDC.
To build a more diverse medical workforce, UBC has been encouraging youths in Aboriginal, rural and remote communities to consider careers in health.
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The Latest Brew in Neuroscience Research
Sept 9 - An informal discussion on the latest in brain research with some of UBC's best neuroscience students.
A Tale of Three Grey Hairs
Sept 17 - The inaugural Dr. Jean Templeton Hugill Visiting Professor Lecture with speaker Dr. Hemal H. Patel discussing the initiating, developing and sustaining a career as a research scientist.
"The End of AIDS:
Reality or Hyperbole?"
Sept 17 - The Wall Exchange with Stephen Lewis
2014 Gairdner Foundation Symposium
Oct 27 - An inspiring session with two leading scientists and Canada Gairdner Award Recipients.