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Retirement Announcement: Dr. Michael Barnett, Division of Hematology
May 16, 2019It is with mixed emotions that we announce the retirement of Dr. Michael Barnett on April 30, 2019. Read More >


Dr. Roger Wong awarded the Canadian Geriatrics Society’s 2019 Ronald Cape Distinguished Service Award
May 6, 2019Dr. Roger Wong, Executive Associate Dean, Education and Clinical Professor, Division of Geriatric Medicine, is being recognized by the Canadian Geriatrics Society for his exceptional national leadership in the field of seniors’ health care. Read More >


The UBC Department of Medicine Invites you to a Presentation and Vision Statement by Dr. Anita Palepu – May 23, 2019
May 1, 2019Please join us for a Presentation and Vision Statement entitled “Leveraging Change: A Moonshot for the UBC Department of Medicine”. Read More >


Dr. Julie Robillard receives Leadership Award from the ALS Society of BC
April 8, 2019Dr. Julie Robillard, Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology and Associate Director, Neuroethics Canada, has been awarded the Dr. Andrew Eisen Leadership Development Award Read More >


The UBC Department of Medicine Invites you to a Presentation and Vision Statement by Dr. Shawn Aaron – April 16, 2019
April 3, 2019Please join us for a Presentation and Vision Statement entitled “Channeling the Power of Academic Medicine to Improve Health in Canadian Communities”. Read More >


Register for the 4th Annual UBC Heart Failure Symposium
March 21, 2019The 4th Annual UBC Heart Failure Symposium will take place June 7-8, 2019 at the Sheraton Wall Center in Vancouver, British Columbia. Read More >


Dr. Jason Andrade (Division of Cardiology) presents results of CIRCA-DOSE trial at the 2019 European Heart Rhythm Association Congress
March 20, 2019Late-breaking results of a major trial testing atrial fibrillation treatments have just been presented at the European Heart Rhythm Association Congress by UBC Division of Cardiology and VCHRI scientist Dr. Jason Andrade Read More >


Dr. Karin Humphries receives UBC Faculty of Medicine’s 2018 Distinguished Researcher Award
March 13, 2019Dr. Karin Humphries, Associate Professor in the Division of Cardiology has been awarded a 2018 UBC Faculty of Medicine Distinguished Researcher Award. Read More >


Dr. Diane Lacaille awarded the 2019 Canadian Rheumatology Association’s Distinguished Investigator Award
February 28, 2019Dr. Diane Lacaille, Associate Head of Academic Affairs and Professor of Medicine (Division of Rheumatology) has been awarded the CRA’s 2019 Distinguished Investigator Award. Read More >


Dr. Julie Robillard recipient of 2019 BC SUPPORT Unit’s P2P Award
February 27, 2019Dr. Julie Robillard of the UBC DOM’s Division of Neurology is a recipient of the 2019 BC SUPPORT Unit’s P2P Award Read More >