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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 >


New UBC education space opens at Royal Inland Hospital
September 22, 2016UBC medical students and residents have an expansive new learning space in the Clinical Services Building at Royal Inland Hospital. Read More >


New tool for medical students’ anatomy lessons – a virtual scalpel
August 25, 2016First-year medical students will be using an anatomy visualization table, which displays detailed images that can be rotated, enlarged and even sliced open. Read More >


Back to School: Meet some of our SMP students
August 20, 2016Find out where these Southern Medical Program students see themselves in the years ahead. Read More >