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.

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.

Faculty of Medicine confers Distinguished Achievement Awards

Faculty of Medicine confers Distinguished Achievement Awards

Faculty members Michael Marin, Jennifer Gardy and Craig Mitton were honoured for their distinguished achievements.

Dr. Jane Buxton wins CPHA’s Ron Draper Health Promotion Award

Dr. Jane Buxton wins CPHA’s Ron Draper Health Promotion Award

Dr. Buxton was formally presented with the Award at the CPHA conference in Vancouver on May 25, 2015.

Dr. Kimberly Schonert-Reichl receives 2015 Joseph Zins Distinguished Scholar Award

Dr. Kimberly Schonert-Reichl receives 2015 Joseph Zins Distinguished Scholar Award

CASEL’s Distinguished Scholar Awards are presented to researchers for their achievements in the field of social and emotional learning.

Dr. Craig Mitton

Dr. Craig Mitton wins UBC Killam Teaching Prize

Dr. Mitton is a professor and Director of the UBC Master of Health Administration (MHA) program. In 2012 he received SPPH’s CJG Mackenzie Prize for Excellence in Teaching.