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Announcement: Changes to UBC Department of Medicine Headship
January 23, 2019We would like to announce that Dr. Diane Lacaille has been appointed as the inaugural Associate Scientific Director of Arthritis Research Canada (ARC)   Read More >


The UBC Department of Medicine Invites you to a Presentation and Vision Statement by Dr. Subrata Ghosh – February 21, 2019
January 23, 2019Please join us for a Presentation and Vision Statement entitled “Research, Education and Clinical Excellence – Connecting the dots for Translational Medicine”. Read More >


Join us for the UBC Department of Medicine’s 13th Annual Festive Celebration!
December 6, 2018The UBC Department of Medicine’s Co-Heads Drs. Diane Lacaille, Andrea Townson, and Teresa Tsang and the DOM Administration Office would like to invite Department of Medicine faculty members, staff, and residents to the 13th Annual Department of Medicine Festive Celebration! Read More >


UBC DOM Administration and Research Office Holiday Closure Announcement
December 6, 2018Happy Holidays!  As we approach the holidays, there will be closures of UBC Offices that may affect you. Please take note of the following information for the UBC Department of Medicine Administration and Research Offices Read More >


Winter is Coming! A Reminder about Winter Weather Procedures at UBC
December 6, 2018The Department of Medicine is sending a reminder about the University and Faculty of Medicine policies about Disruption Of Classes and Services Due To Weather as well as UBC HR’s procedures regarding Winter Weather Conditions.  Read More >


Professor of Cannabis Science announced to research the role of cannabis in opioid overdose treatment
December 4, 2018Examining the potential of cannabis in addressing the opioid overdose crisis and other substance use disorders is a top priority for Dr. M-J Milloy Read More >


UBC Division of Neurology’s Dr. Jacqueline Pettersen awarded the 2018 Dr. Wolfgang Hevert Prize
November 27, 2018UBC Division of Neurology and Northern Medical Program’s Associate Professor Dr. Jacqueline Pettersen was awarded the Dr. Wolfgang Hevert Prize for a proposed study on vitamin D and K2 in relation to cognition Read More >


UBC Division of Nephrology’s Dr. Jag Gill wins CST Research Excellence Award
November 27, 2018Congratulations to Dr. Jag Gill who is the recipient of the Canadian Society of Transplantation’s Research Excellence Award in recognition of research achievement and excellence in the field of transplantation Read More >


Dr. Martha Spencer appointed Associate Program Director, Assessment and Remediation (DoM PGME)
November 8, 2018It is with great pleasure that we announce the appointment of Dr. Martha Spencer as the Associate Program Director, Assessment and Remediation of the Department of Medicine’s Postgraduate Education Program effective October 15, 2018. Read More >


Dr. Harpinder Nagi appointed Program Director of the Undergraduate Education Program
November 8, 2018It is with great pleasure that we announce the appointment of Dr. Harpinder Nagi as the Program Director of the Department of Medicine’s Undergraduate Education Program effective November 3, 2018. Read More >