Brain Research

Projects and Success Stories:

  • Priority Project

    Sports, Concussions and Brain Health

    Sports, Concussions and Brain Health

    Innovative Research to Help Diagnose the Long-term Effects of Traumatic Brain Injuries   Emerging research at UBC shows that the effects of brain injury could be more severe and longer more

  • Priority Project

    A New Learning Program to Treat Traumatic Brain Injury

    A New Learning Program to Treat Traumatic Brain Injury

    Each year, about 1.8 million people in North America experience traumatic brain injury (TBI), often from falls, blunt trauma, vehicle accidents, and sports related concussions. Unlike bodily more

  • Special Appeals

    100 Years of Impact: Mapping Donor Support

    100 Years of Impact: Mapping Donor Support

    If you take a walk around our campus, you will see the impact of our supporters everywhere. Click on the points below to find out more—where will you make a more

    Community Engagement, Research Excellence, Student Learning

  • Priority Project

    Learning Disabilities: Can brain scans show improvements?

    Learning Disabilities: Can brain scans show improvements?

    A new research project at UBC has special educators buzzing: Can we see the impact of cognitive interventions on a brain scan for children struggling with learning disabilities? Dr. Lara more

    Research Excellence

  • Priority Project

    Supporting Research into Bipolar Disorder

    Supporting Research into Bipolar Disorder

    Improved health and wellness for people living with bipolar disorder. This is the vision of the unique network of researchers, health care providers and community members called CREST.BD more

    Research Excellence

  • Special Appeals

    Brain Research Centre

    Brain Research Centre

    UBC’s Brain Research Centre is a partnership between Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute and the UBC Faculty of Medicine. more

    Research Excellence