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UBC students ‘hatch’ a new support tool for people living with depression
March 24, 2017Explore highlights from this year’s Hatching Health event, an interdisciplinary, student-led competition aimed at finding real-world solutions to today’s healthcare challenges. Read More >


UBC medical students celebrate their first step on the path to residency
March 2, 2017On March 1, fourth-year UBC medical students gathered to celebrate the results of the first round of the Canadian Resident Matching Service (CaRMS). Read More >


Breaking barriers to care in mental health
February 17, 2017Colonel Jetly, Senior psychiatrist and Mental Health Advisor to the Surgeon General from the Canadian Armed Forces, talks with UBC medical students about mental health. Read More >


UBC partners with the AFMC to streamline the application process for visiting medical electives
February 3, 2017UBC is now accepting applications for visiting electives through the AFMC Student Portal. Read More >


UBC medical students cue the lights for charity
January 27, 2017UBC medical students are set to take to the stage for this year’s production of MedPlay, running February 2-4 and 9-11. Read More >


Meet the Class of 2020: Lauren Eadie
January 13, 2017Meet Lauren Eadie, first-year student in the Island Medical Program. Read More >


Former Trail ICC Student Receives National Palliative Care Award
November 29, 2016Jennifer McCormack receives the inaugural Undergraduate Narrative Award for Palliative Medicine from the Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians. Read More >


MD student Daniel Raff receives the 2016 Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Award
October 11, 2016Daniel Raff (top row-right) is a recipient of the 2016 CMHF award, which recognizes students who demonstrate leadership through community involvement. Photo credit: Kai Jacobson Read More >


Dr. Claudia Krebs: Academic YouTube star sparks worldwide learning
October 11, 2016Neuroanatomy professor Claudia Krebs is collaborating with colleagues around the world to transform medical anatomy education for thousands of students everywhere through open access learning. Read More >


How a little bit of theatre is shaping the doctors of tomorrow at UBC
September 30, 2016Deirdré Fang trains healthy people to play the role of patients with medical conditions as part of UBC’s Standardized Patient program. Read More >