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Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS Researchers Win MSFHR Scholar Awards
February 28, 2014Two young researchers in the Department of Medicine have been awarded 2012 Career Investigator awards from the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research. Dr. Viviane Dias Lima Assistant Professor Project title: Operations research applied to assess different strategies to reduce the public health and economic burdens of HIV/AIDS in British Columbia   Dr. David Moore Clinical Assistant […] Read More >


Dr. Kate Shannon Named Canada’s Premier Young Researcher
February 28, 2014Dr. Kate Shannon, a researcher in the Division of AIDS and a member of the BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS, has been awarded the prestigious Peter Lougheed/CIHR New Investigator Canada’s Premier Young Researcher Award in the September 2011 CIHR competition. Her project, titled “The social and structural contexts of HIV/STIs among women and youth […] 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 speakers from the Department of Medicine who are the driving forces behind topical issue garnering considerable public attention. Each year, we invite an external faculty member to share with us their research work, and insights that have 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.

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