Faculty

Faculty and staff recognized with Faculty of Medicine awards

Faculty and staff recognized with Faculty of Medicine awards

SPPH faculty and staff were recognized at the Faculty of Medicine awards reception, receiving an Applegarth Staff Service Award and three Distinguished Achievement Awards.

Faculty members win Distinguished Achievement Awards

Faculty members win Distinguished Achievement Awards

Carolyn Gotay won for Service to the University and Community, Eugenia Oviedo-Joekes won for Excellence in Clinical or Applied Research, and Martin Schechter won for Overall Excellence – Senior Faculty.

Dr. Nick Bansback: A rising health technology assessment star

Dr. Nick Bansback: A rising health technology assessment star

Dr. Bansback has won the Maurice McGregor Award, which recognizes rising health technology assessment (HTA) stars early in their careers, from CADTH.

Paul Kershaw receives Academic of the Year Award from CUFA BC

The Ehor Boyanowsky Academic of the Year Award is bestowed by the Confederation of University Faculty Associations of British Columbia (CUFA BC)

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.