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Summer Internship for Indigenous Peoples in Genomics (SING)

Summer Internship for Indigenous Peoples in Genomics (SING)

“The Summer Internship for INdigenous Peoples in Genomics Canada (SING Canada) is an initiative associated with the Indigenous Science, Technology, and Society (Indigenous STS) Research and Training Program led by Dr. Kim TallBear at the University of Alberta, Faculty of Native Studies. Designed in consultation with SING USA and SING Aotearoa, this week-long, all expenses paid residential program invites […]

Health Science Programs

Reconciliation Pole Ceremony

Honouring a Time Before, During and After Canada’s Indian Residential Schools

Gerry Oleman, Recipient of the R. Paul Kerston Award

Gerry Oleman, Recipient of the R. Paul Kerston Award

For patient / community educators who have expanded student learning beyond traditional professional boundaries

Summer Science Program

Summer Science Program

The UBC Summer Science Program is a one-week cultural, health and science program for Aboriginal students in grades 8-11. Applications will be accepted until April 15, 2016.

UBC Summer Science Program 2016

UBC Summer Science Program 2016

Join the 2015 Summer Science Program during the weeks of June 28 – July 4 or July 5 – July 11. What is the Summer Science Program?

In Memorium: Dr. Cindy Jordan-Orlaw

In Memorium: Dr. Cindy Jordan-Orlaw

We are saddened to announce the passing of Dr. Cindy Jordan-Orlaw, UBC Medical School Alumnus.

Opening doors to better Indigenous health

Opening doors to better Indigenous health

Dr. Nadine Caron, the first Indigenous woman to graduate from UBC with a medical degree, is the co-director of the new Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health.

New Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health launched at UBC

New Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health launched at UBC

The School of Population and Public Health will serve as the home of the UBC Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health. Photo: Martin Dee

UBC Summer Science Program

UBC Summer Science Program

A one-week cultural, health and science program for Aboriginal students in grades 8-11. Application Will be Available: February 1, 2015

Dr. Janet Smylie Presents ‘Aboriginal Health Counts’

Dr. Janet Smylie Presents ‘Aboriginal Health Counts’

The Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health at UBC and the UBC Learning Circle thanks you for your interest in our inaugural “Indigenous Speaker Series” event! We were honoured to present Dr. Janet Smylie, who delivered a keynote presentation followed by an Indigenous panel response session. Dr. Smylie’s presentation will speak to determining and enhancing Indigenous health data and evaluation systems. Her talk […]