The UBC Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine is an academic department of the UBC Faculty of Medicine, and has major responsibilities and leadership in activities related to education, research and academic practice.
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RBC Competition: Vote for Dr. Muhammad Morshed by May 22, 2017Dr. Muhammad Morshed, Clinical Professor University of British Columbia and Clinical Microbiologist at the BCCDC Public Health Laboratory, was recently shortlisted for the 2017 RBC Top 25 Immigrant Award. This “people’s choice” award recognizes outstanding immigrants who have come to Canada, achieved success and made a positive difference.To vote go to http://rbctop25.com/ and scroll down to Dr. Morshed’s photo. Check the white box under his photo, scroll down to the bottom below all the photos and provide your email address and click “VOTE NOW” to submit. The Top 25 winners will be announced online in June 2017 and will also be featured in the July print edition of Canadian Immigrant magazine. RBC will donate $500 to charity on behalf of each winner.
2017/04Lily Takeuchi – a fourth-year student in the Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science (BMLSc) Program was part of UBC’s BIOMOD team – who won gold last fall for their student-run project on a drug delivery system for brain cancer. It was designed to be a molecular trick, one that could sneak past the stubborn blood brain barrier and attack the cancer straight on.
2017/03Dr. Maria Monsalve: President of Colombia, Juan Manual Santos, has awarded Dr. Monsalve, the National Order of Merit with the rank of Commander. This award acknowledge the outstanding achievement of distinguished individuals in the Colombian-Canadian community. Dr. Monsalve was recognized for her scientific contributions in the field of genetics applied to anthropology, pathology and medicine. Congratulations!
2017/02Dr. Samuel Aparicio “Dr. Aparicio has recently been named as a Distinguished University Scholar by President Santa Ono". This prestigious distinction recognizes exceptional members of faculty who have distinguished themselves as scholars in research and/or teaching and learning, or who have the potential to demonstrate such leadership.
2017/02Dr. Dirk van Niekerk Strategic Priority Fund Award: This awards will allow Dr. Dirk van Niekerk, medical director, Cervical Screening Program, BCCA, to embark on his project titled Using an online intervention for self-collection based HPV testing to improve cervical cancer screening rates in the Fraser Region of BC.
2016/06Dr. Sam Aparicio Congratulations to Dr. Aparicio who has been awarded the Prof R Goudie’s lecture and medal by the Pathological Society of Great Britain and Iceland 2016. The Goudie Lecturer is a distinguished active scientist who is making seminal contributions to pathological science and the understanding of disease mechanisms.