Mark Haden, a professor at UBC’s school of population and public health, spoke to Huffington Post (and MSN) about clinical trials that could lead to the legalization of psychedelics for certain medical situations.
The Canadian Press reported the arrival of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Osaka, Japan for the G20 summit and quoted Brian Job, a professor at UBC’s school of public policy and global affairs, on the Department of National Defence report on transit through the strait between mainland China and Taiwan.
Patrick Condon, a professor at UBC’s school of architecture and landscape architecture, was mentioned in Surrey Now Leader. He spoke on behalf of the Fraser Valley Community Rail committee about the interurban railway corridor.
US News cited a study by Thalia Field, a professor at UBC’s division of neurology, which looked at the impact social determinants of health have on brain health of the homeless and marginally-housed individuals.
A study conducted by UBC was cited in an Edmonton Journal article about proposed changes to the Education Act and legislative protections for gay-straight alliance clubs with the recent Bill 8 introduction.