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Congratulations to Kim McGrail and Rosemin Kassam on their new Appointments with UBC Health

Congratulations to Kim McGrail and Rosemin Kassam on their new Appointments with UBC Health

Dr. McGrail has been announced as the New Director of Research for UBC Health, while Dr. Kassam has been confirmed as the New Director of Research for UBC Health.

TrueNTH: Peer Support for Men with Prostate Cancer

TrueNTH: Peer Support for Men with Prostate Cancer

Dr. Arminee Kazanjian at the School of Population and Public Health addresses the unique needs of men living with prostate cancer in her one-on-one peer support program, the TrueNTH (True North) Peer Navigation Solution.

Dr. Nadine Caron named founding First Nations Health Authority Chair in Cancer and Wellness at UBC

Dr. Nadine Caron named founding First Nations Health Authority Chair in Cancer and Wellness at UBC

Dr. Nadine Caron, co-Director of the SPPH Centre for Indigenous Health and Canada’s first female First Nations general surgeon, has been appointed to a newly created UBC position dedicated to improving cancer outcomes and wellness among Indigenous peoples.

Voices In Health: January 20, 2019

Voices In Health: January 20, 2019

Feature presentation: Why do we need a life course approach to address the cardiovascular disease burden worldwide? Presented by Dr. Dorairaj Prabhakaran.

Bianca Malouf: Certified Industrial Hygienist, MSc

Young Alumna Shares Wisdom With Current Students

Bianca Malouf attributes much of her professional success to being at the right place at the right time and the MScOEH program provided her key opportunities to become an Industrial Hygienist.

Voices in Health: January 20, 2020, 4:00 – 5:30 PM

Voices in Health: January 20, 2020, 4:00 – 5:30 PM

Developing Canada’s new Foood Guide and the Healthy Eating Strategy

Reducing stigma saves lives

Reducing stigma saves lives

Several UBC researchers are featured in a recent UBC story for their contributions to find solutions to the overdose crisis. Among them is SPPH Professor, Dr. Jane Buxton.

2019 Friedman Award for Scholars in Health

2019 Friedman Award for Scholars in Health

Federico Andrade Rivas, a PhD student in SPPH, is among the 2019 recipients of the Friedman Award for Scholars in Health.

Thank you for making the 10th anniversary a success!

Thank you for making the 10th anniversary a success!

With over 150 attendees, 24 speakers (including three alumni and two students), and 12 student and trainee posters, the event was a well-rounded snapshot of the outstanding work that has come out of our School.