Research Excellence

Projects and Success Stories:

  • Priority Project

    UBC SAFEGUARD Project

    SAFEGARD Aquatic Research Laboratory

    SAFEGARD is a UBC collaboration of researchers responding to the crisis facing the Pacific salmon. Salmon numbers in the Pacific Northwest are on a downhill trend. more

    Research Excellence

  • Priority Project

    Leadership in Aboriginal Health and Global Health

    Leadership in Aboriginal Health and Global Health

    The Faculty of Medicine is dedicated to contributing to the health of populations locally, provincially, nationally and globally. Among our values are treating all people fairly with respect and more

    Research Excellence

  • Priority Project

    Centre of Excellence in Cancer Prevention

    Centre of Excellence in Cancer Prevention

    The Faculty of Medicine, in partnership with the Canadian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon Division, is seeking support to first establish a critical mass of cancer prevention research expertise and more

    Research Excellence

  • Priority Project

    The Centre for Mindful Engagement

    The Centre for Mindful Engagement

    How do we better engage the minds of our students? The Faculty of Education at UBC’s Okanagan campus is interested in researching how to better engage learners and how to more

    Research Excellence

  • Priority Project

    Library Special Collections Fund

    Library Special Collections Fund

    The newly expanded Library at UBC’s Okanagan campus will increase the overall size of the library by 45, 747 square feet. more

    Research Excellence

  • Priority Project

    Bureau of Legal Dentistry (BOLD)

    Bureau of Legal Dentistry (BOLD)

    The Bureau of Legal Dentistry (BOLD) forensic odontology laboratory at the University of British Columbia is the first and only laboratory in North America that is dedicated to full-time forensic more

    Research Excellence

  • Priority Project

    The Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention

    The Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention

    A collaborative research centre, the Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention focuses on innovative research and supports the development of research partnerships by addressing how more

    Research Excellence