Research Excellence

Projects and Success Stories:

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    Your Community, Your Impact

    Your Community, Your Impact

    UBC has an amazing community of supporters. Every year, thousands of donors show their commitment to the university through one-time donations, regular annual gifts or ongoing monthly contributions. more

    Community Engagement, Research Excellence, Student Learning

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    Support Chemistry Student Internships

    Support Chemistry Student Internships

    A successful internship can be a life-changing experience—but they can be expensive undertakings for students. One of the Department of Chemistry’s key priorities is to ensure students have the more

    Research Excellence, Student Learning

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    Integrated approaches to heart and lung care

    Integrated approaches to heart and lung care

    The body’s ability to take in air and circulate oxygen through our blood is required to sustain life. When either of these functions is hampered by inflammation, spasms or obstructions, more

    Research Excellence

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    The Centre for Business Law at the Allard School of Law

    The Centre for Business Law at the Allard School of Law

    The National Centre for Business Law provides a robust, interdisciplinary and empirical research environment for research and scholarship in business law and finance policy, focused on both domestic more

    Research Excellence

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    Outstanding Graduate Scholar Training Program

    Outstanding Graduate Scholar Training Program

    The OGSTP will support and help further the skills and talents of incoming Pharmacy PhD student recipients as the future leaders of research. more

    Research Excellence

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    Critical Care Program Offers Life After Brain Injury

    Critical Care Program Offers Life After Brain Injury

    A physician’s ability to respond to signs of oxygen deprivation in the brain following a traumatic injury can mean the difference between death, life with a mild disability, or full more

    Research Excellence

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    The Dr. Catherine Poh Oral Cancer Research Fund

    The Dr. Catherine Poh Oral Cancer Research Fund

    Unbelievably, over 3,200 Canadians are diagnosed each year with oral cancer—the silent killer. Under the leadership of Dr. Catherine Poh, an oral pathologist and associate professor of dentistry at more

    Research Excellence

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    The 2016 UBC Annual Alumni Appeal

    The 2016 UBC Annual Alumni Appeal

    The difference you can make for our students by becoming a donor becomes more significant every year. With the cost of living rising and government funding accounting for less of more

    Community Engagement, Research Excellence, Student Learning

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    SEEDS Sustainability Fund

    SEEDS Sustainability Fund

    The SEEDS (Social Ecological Economic Development Studies) Sustainability Program is home to some of UBC’s most exciting, inspiring and impactful sustainability projects. It is where change makers more

    Community Engagement, Research Excellence, Student Learning

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    UBC & St. Paul's Hospital Professorship in Cardiovascular Nursing

    UBC & St. Paul’s Hospital Professorship in Cardiovascular Nursing

    Nearly 1.5 million Canadians live with cardiovascular disease. Ninety percent of Canadians have at least one risk factor for developing it, and it is one of the leading causes of more

    Research Excellence