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New study focuses on health care experiences of individuals living with spinal cord injury in BC’s Interior

Led by Principal Investigator Dr. Chris West, Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management, an interdisciplinary team of researchers, clinicians, graduate students, and medical students are seeking insight into the healthcare experiences of individuals living with SCI in the Interior of BC.

Advancing Health Science and Quality Improvement in Interior Health Region

Advancing Health Science and Quality Improvement in Interior Health Region

From enhancing primary care for cancer patients to monitoring compliance with screening guidelines for cervical and breast cancer, researchers and students at UBC Okanagan have combined forces with health care professionals to tackle current and emerging health care challenges.

UBC researchers receive large funding boost from U.S. Department of Defense

UBC researchers receive large funding boost from U.S. Department of Defense

The United States Department of Defense has provided over $2M ($1.65M USD) to support ongoing research exploring the optimization of blood pressure management in newly-injured spinal cord injury (SCI) patients.

A mid adult female doctor has a serious discussion with a senior female patient. The doctor is wearing a protective face mask.

Family physicians needed for study exploring post-cancer treatment across Interior Health region

Interdisciplinary team of researchers, oncologists, family physicians, and Southern Medical Program students is exploring ways to optimize the integration of family physicians in post-cancer treatment across the BC Interior.