Dr. W. MacEwan featured in the CBC “New addiction and mental health facilities coming St. Paul’s hospital”
Free Public Lecture – Intergenerational Psychological Trauma – Dr Rachel Yehuda at Richmond Hospital March 30th
Congratulations to Dr. Fidel Vila-Rodriguez for being awarded a VCHRI Clinician Specialist research award
Seeking applications for Assistant Professor (Clinical) – Department of Psychiatry, McGill University
Dr. P. McGeer featured in CBC News “New operating rooms will barely reduce surgery wait times, says iconic B.C. doctor”
UBC Recreation: Move with us this February! Take a dip in the new UBC Aquatic Centre, or get involved with MoveUBC!
International Society for Psychotherapy Research’s 48th International Annual Meeting in Toronto, Canada. June 21-24, 2017.
Dr. M. Krausz featured on CTV News ” Reopen Riverview as addiction treatment center, Coquitlam Mayor Urges”
Dr. W. Song featured in the Vancouver Sun “Seeds of Alzheimer’s may be planted in the womb, UBC study finds”
Invitation to Attend Presentation by Dr. Alexander McGirr, Academic Faculty Candidate – Tuesday January 17, 8:30am-9:30am
Richmond Dept of Psychiatry Annual Clinical Day- March 31/2017 – Dr Rachel Yehuda – Posttraumatic Stress Disorder NOW OVER 80% FULL
Drs. M Krausz, K. Jang and W. MacEwan in the Vancouver Sun “Opinion: Response to B.C.’s overdose crisis must adopt international best practices”
Reproductive Psychiatrist, Surrey Memorial Hospital and Jim Pattison Outpatient Care & Surgical Centre
Congratulations to Dappne Ling CIHR named Daphne Ling a recipient of the CIHR ‘Canada Graduate Scholarships to Honour Nelson Mandela’.
CHEOS Seminar November 2: The Iron Conundrum: Examining Links Between Iron Deficiency, Sleep, and Neuropsychiatric Challenges
Attend Installation of Professor Santa J. Ono as 15th President and Vice-Chancellor of UBC – Announcement
Richmond Dept of Psychiatry Annual Clinical Day – March 31/2017 – Dr Rachel Yehuda – Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
Workshop-Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT): Introducing MBCT in your Clinical Work, Friday, November 25, 2016
Dr. F. Vila-Rodriguez featured by the FoM “Harnessing electricity to treat depression – in a kinder, gentler way”
Dr. R. Lam in the Daily Mail “Experts reveal hidden health benefits of artificial light: It wakes you up better than coffee and can help you fight diseases, but there IS a dark side…”
Seeking applications for Assistant Professor (tenure-track) – Department of Psychiatry, McGill University
Deadline date extension to various CIHR competitions until October 20, 2016 / Report de la date limite de divers concours des IRSC au 20 octobre 2016
Registration Open: Who Cares? Should More be Done to Support the Mental Health & Wellness of Continuing Care Staff in BC?
Congratulations to Dr. T. Woodward on receiving the Faculty of Medicine Distinguished Achievement Award for Excellence in Clinical or Applied Research
CHEOS Work in Progress Seminar Oct 5: Treatment Gaps in Depression and the Impact of Physician Incentives
Call for Comments – Proposed Amendment of Policy #93 (Open and Closed Meetings of The Board of Governors and Standing Committees)
“Les Bulles” a fund raising champagne gala to support the Art Studios and VRTAS (Vancouver Recovery Through Arts Society)
Register Now for September 2016 Extension Program – Difficult Patient Encounters – It Shouldn’t Be This Hard!
CIHR update: Lifting the restriction on applying to both Foundation and Project competitions / Levée de l¹interdiction de présenter des demandes de subventions Fondation et de subventions Projet en même temps
Dr. W. Song appointed to one of the five CIHR Institutes Advisory Boards (IAB): IAB on Research Excellence, Policy and Ethics
CIHR Foundation Stage 1 update (Registration & Application deadlines) and SPARC support (IR timeline + workshop recordings)
Funding Opportunity: Canadian Partnership for Tomorrow data ideal for submissions looking at three key cancer questions
Dr. Brian MacVicar, Professor, Department of Psychiatry received the largest grant in the Faculty from CIHR’s latest round of awards
Dr. Lilah Toker in Science Magazine “Sex problems? Researchers find ‘widespread’ mislabeling of the sex of human samples”
Dr. Weihong Song in Faculty of Medicine News “After 40 years of denial, doubt and derision, a scientist finds vindication
Congratulations to Fern Jaspers-Fayer, Leanne Ramer and Leigh Wicki-Stordeur recipients of MSFHR 2016 Trainee Awards