New knowledge and innovation are crucial to successfully identifying, addressing and overcoming the increasingly complex health-related challenges that influence the lives of all of us – in British Columbia, in Canada, and in countries and communities around the globe.
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Research in Numbers
Over 1/2 of UBC’s research revenues
$292 million+ collectively generated in research funding (2011-12)
$78 million+ from Canadian Institutes of Health Research: Largest national contributor
$16 million from the US National Institutes of Health: Largest international source
800+ researchers/faculty members received grant funding
Nearly 1/3 of UBC’s spin-off companies from Faculty of Medicine’s discoveries
31st by the QS World University rankings in medicine and 24th in the biological sciences
1,200 masters and doctoral students
288 post-doctoral research fellows