Faculty of Medicine

The Faculty of Medicine provides and fosters innovative research that advances knowledge and translates new discoveries to improve the health and well-being of individuals and communities.

Research opportunities feature extensive collaborations across other faculties, health institutions and health partners across British Columbia, Canada and internationally.

Most Faculty research is conducted under the auspices of six institutes and 15 centres that are part of, or affiliated with, UBC. 

The Faculty provides and fosters research excellence across the full continuum, from basic science to applied science and then to knowledge implementation, with a focus on cancer; neuroscience and mental health; and heart and lung disease.

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