Stressed and Depressed? The ups and downs in mood from teenage girls through perimenopause into the gold years”.
Dr. J. Austin featured in New Scientist “First glimpse of how genes may cause mental health problems”
WBCPS Conference Early Bird Deadlines: Registration Jan. 31 & Sheraton $199 guest room rate Feb 5, 2018.
Dr. W. Honer in the National Post ” Fentanyl increasingly found in drugs in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside: study
Appointment: Dr. Debra Yew, Site Medical Lead, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Surrey Memorial Hospital
Dr. K. Jang and Dr. M. Krausz in the Georgia Straight “Vancouver councilor Kerry Jang blames overdose deaths on “failed war on drugs” in article for the Lancet”
Faculty of Medicine supported research discount 50% discount opportunity for pilot singlecell RNA sequencing projects
Building the Future: Faculty of Medicine Research Trainee Day & Lecture Series – Registration is OPEN
Sleep Well! Dr. Benicio Frey Webinar Tuesday December 5th (12 p.m. Pacific Time /3 p.m. Eastern Time)
Congratulations to Dr. L. Yatham upon be named a 2017 Highly Cited researcher by Clarivate Analytics
Congratualtions to Dr. J. Wada who was recently honored at the 40th annual meeting of the Canadian League Against Epilepsy
Dr. Weihong Song featured in Newsweek “Alzheimer’s Disease Might Start in Our Bodies, Not Just Our Brains”
American Psychiatric Association: 2018 Research Colloquium- Research mentorship opportunity for junior psychiatrists
Congratulations to Dr. J. Austin, Dr. T. Woodward and Dr. S. Barbic named Mental Health Difference Makers from British Columbia and Northern Canada
Dr. W. Panenka featured in the Globe and Mail “Harvard takes an interest in B.C. minor hockey league’s concussion testing program”
UBC Refugee and Migration Symposium Events: Community Approaches to Healing Trauma – Panel and Film -Wednesday October 18th
Kelty Dennehy Mental Health Resource Centre October 13th Mental Health Breakfast on Medical Marijuana Regulation
Seeking applications for Assistant or Associate Professor (Clinical) – Director of the Division of Child Psychiatry, McGill University
Seeking applications for Assistant Professor (Clinical) – Department of Psychiatry, McGill University
Kelty Dennehy Mental Health Resource Centre Mental Illness Awareness Week Events Invite October 2nd – 6th
Congratulations to our Department Faculty FoM Award Recipients Drs Chan, Boulding,Dagg, Mathias, Weinerman and Raymond
Congratulations to Dr. J. Austin on being inducted as a Fellow in the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences
Dr. Robin Friedlander was awarded the Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Paul D. Steinhauer Award
Dr. Tibor Bezeredi, Clinical Professor Emeritus, Department of Psychiatry, passed away on June 21, 2017.
Neuropsychiatry was present at the recent 67th annual Canadian Psychiatric Association meeting in Ottawa.
Presentation by Prof. Harold Sackeim Friday October 6th “Electroconvulsive therapy in the Era of Brain Stimulation: Past, Present, and Future”.
Dr. B. MacVicar in the Ubyssey ” Belkin opens exhibition of anatomical drawings by renowned “hell-raiser” neuroscientist”
Congratulation’s to Dr. J. Austin on her appointment as thenew Executive Director of the PHSA Mental Health and Substance Use Research Program
Dr. Michael Koehle appointed Assistant Academic Director within the Office of Education Innovation (OEI)
Open Scholarship Day and Open Science Framework (OSF) workshop in UBC Vancouver – September 29, 2017
HR This Week (Aug. 14, 2017): New Phone List | Privacy Matters Training Reminder | Not Myself Today Info Session
Dr. R. White featured in the American Psychiatric Associations Newsletter ” Tips for Overcoming Clozapine Resistance “
Dr. P. Reiner in Newsweek” In the Future, Humans Will Use Brain to Brain Communication and Download Their Memories If Elon Musk Has His Way’
Dr. R. White featured in the Huffington Post ” Trudeau Should Hear It From Horgan: Legalize Opioids For Addiction”
Dr. Steven Taylor featured in Metro “Mental health burden of wildfires weighs heaviest on vulnerable populations: UBC experts “
Dr. Lakshmi Yatham has been elected as President-Elect of the World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry.
UBC HR Memo: July 1, 2017, General Wage Increase for AAPS & Non-Union Groups; General Wage Increase and Economic Stability Dividend Implementation for CUPE 2278 (June 21, 2017)
Faculty of Medicine Canada Research Chair Tier 1 Pediatric Precision Health Internal Competition launched
UBC Policy #18 (Appointment of Designated Senior Academic Administrators) & Policy #24 (Extension of Appointments for Designated Senior Academic Administrators)
UBC HR Network News (June 8, 2017): New Entrance & Exit Surveys | Community Leadership Program 2017/18 | Upcoming Mental Health Workshops
Congratulations to Dr. Shaila Misri on receiving the Federation of Medical Women of Canada’s 2017 Enid Johnson MacLeod Award
IPT Conference, Toronto JUNE 14-17, 2017 – Exciting accredited program of mini-workshops and research presentations
Faculty of Medicine – Career Opportunities [Head, Dept. of FMPR; Head, Dept. of MEDI; Director, SPPH]