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Future health professionals get crucial Indigenous culture training
October 18, 2017UBC has launched a new Indigenous cultural safety learning experience for students in a wide range of health-related programs, including medicine and midwifery. Read More >


Big-city vision with small-town heart
October 5, 2017Third-year UBC medical student Michael Gallea is one of 125 medical students to receive a bursary to support his journey in medicine. Read More >


Indigenous medical graduates inspire future generations
October 4, 2017This fall the UBC Faculty of Medicine is celebrating the 15th anniversary of the Aboriginal MD Admissions program. Read More >


Philip Edgcumbe honoured with the 2017 Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Award
September 25, 2017MD/PhD student Philip Edgcumbe received the 2017 Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Award. Read More >


Mixed reality gives neuroanatomy lessons a boost
September 15, 2017UBC's Faculty of Medicine teams up with Microsoft to help students visualize the brain's 3D structure. Read More >


Back to School
August 28, 2017Discover some of the bold education initiatives transforming how the Faculty is training the next generation of health care providers and researchers. Read More >


Drawing inspiration from research
August 24, 2017Fourth-year medical student Rouzbeh Ghadiry-Tavi talks about what sparked his interest in the Summer Student Research Program. Read More >


Liam Brunham named one of Canada’s “Top 40 Under 40”
July 14, 2017Liam Brunham, a 2008 alumnus of the Faculty of Medicine’s MD/PhD program, has been named one of “Canada’s Top 40 Under 40.” Read More >


Two life paths, one shared journey
July 14, 2017Siblings and Métis doctors Ben and Alexandra Sheppard recount their shared journey through UBC’s medical school. Read More >


Tuum Est! Graduation 2017
May 23, 2017Hundreds of graduates recently gathered to celebrate their achievements and look ahead to the next stage of their careers. Read More >