Research News & Events

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Latest Research News 


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 >


Upcoming Events


 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 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.

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


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