Speaker: Dr. Martin Dawes, Head of Department, Department of Family Medicine, UBC. Following the completion of his PhD, Dr. Dawes helped develop a Masters programme in Evidence Based Health Care at the […]
Speaker: PhD Student in Biology Candice Quin. Candice Quin is a Biology PhD student whose research examines how fish oil supplementation to maternal diets rich in unsaturated fats increases offspring […]
Speaker: Dr. Michael Burgess. Dr. Burgess is Professor and Chair in Biomedical Ethics at the W. Maurice Young Centre for Applied Ethics in the School of Population and Public Health, […]
Speaker: Dr. Marco Marra. Named by the Globe and Mail as the second most scientific mind in Canada, Dr. Marra is Director and Distinguished Scientist, Canada’s Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre, BC […]
When you are just beginning your career, a mentor is an invaluable resource. Mixing with Mentors, alumni UBC‘s newest career-related event series, connects recent grads with established mentor alumni for informal and […]
In this presentation, Dr. Samantha Nutt, LLD’10, founder of War Child, takes a compelling look at the impact of war – the truth, the lies, and the reality on the ground […]
Professor Turok is one of the world’s leading theoretical physicists. Formerly Professor of Physics at Princeton and Chair of Mathematical Physics at Cambridge, he is currently Director and Niels Bohr […]
Join fellow Canadian university alumni in celebrating Canadian diversity with a unique Thanksgiving dinner, featuring traditional dishes with a South Asian twist! The dinner will take place at the home […]
Commemorate a century of growth and transformation while reflecting upon UBC’s rich history and relationship in the Asia-Pacific at alumni UBC‘s Centennial Gala in Hong Kong. The evening will feature […]
Best known for his penetrating work to verify Snowball Earth, Paul Hoffman is an extraordinary scientist. A master storyteller, and he will visit UBC on Saturday, November 7 to weave the epic tale of “Earth’s Astonishing Climate History”. This lecture is the inaugural Brock Public Lecture: Please bring your families and share with the UBC community in this remarkable evening, or make a day of it and start with a visit to the Pacific Museum of the Earth which will be open for this occasion!
Vancouver, Earth Sciences Building, UBC Point Grey Campus
UBC Applied Science Dialogues: Come discover pathways to industry partnership with UBC Applied Science. In an evening of thought-provoking, seven-minute presentations, learn why faculty are passionate about their work. Start the dialogue to open up infinite possibilities to leverage our research.
Join fellow alumni and industry professionals to hear from keynote speaker Dr. Robyn Tamblyn, BSCN, MSc, PhD, Scientific Director, CIHR – Institute of Health Services and Policy Research, Professor, Depts of Medicine and Epidemiology & Biostatistics, McGill University, Faculty of Medicine, on ‘Nurse’s roles in health information technology: A Canadian Perspective’