Grants awarded to department members

Congratulations to the following department members who have recently received grants:

 

Bob Woollard and Farah Shroff : 

 

2020 University Sustainability Initiative (USI) Interdisciplinary Education Grant to continue their work on “Sustainability and Self Care: Creating a Healthy Planet from Macro to Micro”. More information: https://sustain.ubc.ca/teaching-applied-learning/sustainability-fellowships/current-fellow

 

Covid-19 Strategic Investment Fund Grant, Faculty of Medicine,  for their proposal: “Wellbeing Convene during Covid-19”

 

Peter Wall Institute, Virtual Roundtable Grant, for their proposal: “Covid-19, Women’s Health and the Environment: Developing Policies to Catalyze Well-Being” More information: https://pwias.ubc.ca/program/virtual-roundtables

 

Mei-ling Wiedmeyer: Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research, Covid-19 Research Response Fund Grants: “Preventing and Mitigating the Impacts of Covid-19 Among Immigrants in BC: Rapid Mixed Methods Data to Inform Policy and Programmes.” More information: https://www.msfhr.org/covid-19-research-response-fund-award-recipients-final-intake

 

Daniele Behn-Smith: Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research, Covid-19 Research Response Fund Grants: “The Cedar Project: Preparing for Culturally-Safe Trauma-Informed Covid-19 Response Among Urban Indigenous People Who Use Drugs in British Columbia.”More information: https://www.msfhr.org/covid-19-research-response-fund-award-recipients-final-intake