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Dr. Wendy Norman discusses Contraceptive Research with CBC Radio on Nov 26

Last month the manufacturers of the European morning-after contraceptive,Norlevo, announced that their packaging would be changed to include a warning that the pill is not effective for women above 175 pounds, or 79 kilograms. The Canadian morning after pill, Plan B, is identical to Norlevo in formulation, but does not include the warning. Dr. Wendy Norman leads […]

Dr. Beerman aims to reduce childhood drowning by half in a Bangladeshi village

James Andrew, has been awarded The President’s Service Award for Excellence

  James Andrew, BSc. (UBC), M.HSc. (U of Syd) has been awarded The President’s Service Award for Excellence (Advancing Diversity and Inclusion category) Congratulations to James Andrew who is a recipient of the 2013 President’s Service Award of Excellence in the ‘Advancing Diversity and Inclusion’ category.  James is former Associate Director of the Division of […]

Dr. Rob Lloyd-Smith has won two prestigious UBC Awards for his contributions to the UBC community

Dr. Rob Lloyd-Smith has won two prestigious UBC Awards for his contributions to the UBC community

Known for his expertise, compassion and quiet determinism