Awards and Honors

Saraswathi Vedam and Birth Place Lab team publish “Changing Childbirth in British Columbia”

Saraswathi Vedam and Birth Place Lab team publish “Changing Childbirth in British Columbia”

In 2016 the World Health Organization published a framework and description of what good maternity care should look like.  A key message is that the experiences of women during pregnancy, birth and the period after birth are as important as physical health outcomes, when assessing quality of care.  Experiences of childbearing women are greatly influenced […]

Maria Hubinette receives funding from CAME to study Moral Distress and Burnout in Medical Students

Maria Hubinette has received funding from the Canadian Association for Medical Education (CAME) Foundation Wooster Family Grant in Medical Education for her application entitled “Causes and Consequences of Moral Distress and Burnout in Medical Students – Developing an Agenda for Improvement”     Dr. Maria Hubinette is a community-based family physician with special interest in youth […]

Hamideh Bayrampour and team ranked number one on CIHR grant studying perinatal cannabis exposure

Dr. Hamideh Bayrampour’s application for a Canadian Institutes of Health Research catalyst grant was ranked number one of  115 submissions in the Cannabis Research in Urgent Priority Areas pool.

UBC medical students celebrate next steps

UBC medical students celebrate next steps

Excitement and anticipation were in the air February 26 as UBC medical students around B.C. learned the results from match day — the first round of the Canadian Resident Matching Service (CaRMS), which pairs MD students with residency programs across Canada. At MD training sites in Victoria, Prince George, Kelowna and Vancouver, fourth-year students celebrated their […]