Faculty

His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, presents the Governor General's Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case to Ruth Elwood Martin.  Credit: MCpl Vincent Carbonneau, Rideau Hall, OSGG

Work with incarcerated women garners Governor General’s Award

These awards are given in recognition of outstanding contributions to the goal of equality for women and girls in Canada.

Urban cyclists. Photo: John Luton / Flickr

Kay Teschke named one of 14 Most Influential Canadians in Cycling

Canadian Cycling magazine named her for her “influential” Cycling in Cities research project on cycling injuries, infrastructure and public health.

Dr. Steve Morgan

Spreading the Pharmacare research news

Steve Morgan has won the UBC President’s Award for Public Education through Media for his work on pharmaceutical policy.

Emily Rugel

Thriving Faculty: Featuring Emily Rugel

Emily Rugel is a PhD candidate and research fellow in SPPH whose research explores the role of nature in supporting health.

Dr. Shoveller inducted as Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences

Dr. Shoveller inducted as Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences

This fellowship is one of the most prestigious awards in Canada recognizing substantial contributions to health science. Photo credit: CAHS

Dr. Rachel Murphy

Thriving Faculty: Featuring Dr. Rachel Murphy

Dr. Rachel Murphy is an Assistant Professor in the Centre of Excellence in Cancer Prevention within the UBC School of Population and Public Health.

Dr. Rachel Murphy

Dr. Murphy joins the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer’s advisory group

Dr. Murphy was selected after a robust pan-Canadian competition. The Partnership implements Canada’s cancer control strategy.

Michael Brauer

Dr. Michael Brauer recognized for his contributions to human exposure assessment

Dr. Brauer won the Jerome J. Wesolowski Award from the International Society of Exposure Science (ISES).

Dr. Rachel Murphy

Dr. Rachel Murphy joins SPPH and the Centre of Excellence in Cancer Prevention

Obesity and cancer research in BC will advance with the addition of a new researcher to the Centre of Excellence in Cancer Prevention.

Dr. Charlyn Black appointed as UBC SPPH’s new Associate Director

Dr. Charlyn Black appointed as UBC SPPH’s new Associate Director

Dr. Black will take office as Associate Director on
July 1, 2015.