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Latest Research News 

Dr. Neal Shahidi (Division of Gastroenterology) is a 2023 Health Research BC Scholar Award recipient
September 13, 2023The UBC Department of Medicine is pleased to report that Dr. Neal Shahidi, Division of Gastroenterology has been named a 2023 Michael Smith Health Research BC Scholar Award recipient. Read More >

September 30, 2022: Orange Shirt Day | National Day for Truth and Reconciliation
September 12, 2023Every child matters. On September 30th, people across Canada wear orange and participate in Orange Shirt Day events to recognize and raise awareness about the history and legacies of the residential school system in Canada. Read More >

Privacy Matters @ UBC Symposium 2023 
September 11, 2023Stay informed and secure! Join us for the 6th Annual Privacy Matters @ UBC Symposium on October 18th 2023. Read More >

UBC Department of Medicine Research Expo

The annual UBC Department of Medicine Research Expo was founded in 2011 and is a collaboration between the Department of Medicine Research Office and the UBC Experimental Medicine Program.

The UBC Department of Medicine Research Expo features keynote peakers from the Department of Medicine who are the driving forces behind topical issues garnering considerable public attention. Each year, we invite an external faculty member to share with us their research work, and insights that have a significant impact on our lives. You will also hear about the latest developments in the UBC Experimental Medicine Program and have an opportunity to see the outstanding research work of our trainees.

The 2023 UBC Department of Medicine and Experimental Medicine Research Expo will take place on Friday, June 2, 2023. For more, please click here

Click on the links to see previous Expo programs: 2017/2018/2019/2021/2022