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SPPH early-career researchers review impacts of working in a pandemic environment

SPPH early-career researchers review impacts of working in a pandemic environment

Two early-career researchers at UBC’s School of Population and Public Health (SPPH), postdoctoral fellow Dr. Sonja Senthanar and researcher Dr. Jonathan Fan, examined the work and health impacts of working in a pandemic environment.

Dr. Mariana Brussoni to convene summit exploring a pathway to licensing outdoor early childhood education

Dr. Mariana Brussoni to convene summit exploring a pathway to licensing outdoor early childhood education

  Dr. Mariana Brussoni, Associate Professor at the School of Population and Public Health (SPPH) and Director of the Human Early Learning Partnership, has received a Convening & Collaborating Award from the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research to fund her work on outdoor early childhood education in British Columbia.   Her research investigates child […]

MSFHR Awardees at SPPH

MSFHR Awardees at SPPH

Several faculty, post-doctoral fellows, and alumni of the School of Population and Public Health (SPPH) were recognized in the most recent round of awards through the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR).

Back to School 2021

Back to School 2021

Our SPPH students are showcased with their stories below as we gear up for the new semester. Please have a read! Nicole Didiuk Hometown: Vancouver, B.C. Program: Master of Health Administration (MHA), School of Population & Public Health Year in Program: 2 What inspired you to pursue your program? I am fortunate to work as […]

SPPH Townhall 2021

SPPH Townhall 2021

Our SPPH Townhall took place on September 10, 2021. There was a discussion about how the pandemic will affect the School of Population of Public Health and beyond.

Prepare for the Worst: 10 Steps to get Ready for Wildfire Smoke

Prepare for the Worst: 10 Steps to get Ready for Wildfire Smoke

The wildfire season in western North America keeps setting new records and the outlook for the coming summer seems grim. On top of the concerning environmental conditions, more people are spending more time outdoors due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Given that most wildfires are caused by human activity, the summer of 2021 has the potential to be worse than any […]

Director’s Message 2021

Director’s Message 2021

Dr. Aslam Anis releases his Director’s Message for the School of Population and Public Health (SPPH).

Dr. Louise Mâsse named SPPH Associate Director, Partnerships and Community Engagement

Dr. Louise Mâsse named SPPH Associate Director, Partnerships and Community Engagement

  Dr. Aslam Anis, Director of the School of Population and Public Health (SPPH) at the University of British Columbia (UBC), is pleased to announce that Dr. Louise Mâsse has been named Associate Director, responsible for Partnerships and Community Engagement. Dr. Mâsse is currently a Professor at SPPH and Scientist Level 3 at B.C. Children’s […]

Dr. Anne Gadermann and Dr. Eugenia Oviedo-Joekes named as new Canada Research Chairs

Dr. Anne Gadermann and Dr. Eugenia Oviedo-Joekes named as new Canada Research Chairs

Two faculty members at UBC’s School of Population and Public Health (SPPH) have been appointed as new Canada Research Chairs (CRC) in the latest round of appointments.

Extensive Study in Canada to Assess COVID-19 Vaccine Immune Responses and Effectiveness among People Living With HIV

Extensive Study in Canada to Assess COVID-19 Vaccine Immune Responses and Effectiveness among People Living With HIV

People living with HIV are less likely to mount an adequate immune response, which may put them at higher risk for both serious COVID-19 illness and reduced response to COVID-19 vaccination.