Latest News and Events

Congratulations to WHRI member Dr. Julie van Schalkwyk for being appointed Interim Head, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, BC Women’s Hospital

It is our pleasure to announce the appointment of Dr. Julie van Schalkwyk as Interim Head, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, effective September 1, 2015. READ MORE

Congratulations to WHRI Member Dr. Wendy Norman on recieving PHSA+ Award
We would like to congratulate our WHRI Member Dr. Wendy Norman on being awarded the Individual Category PHSA+ Award! Read More
Where Hope Meets Health Care

Caring for patients with the latest technologies and treatments, BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre Foundation is at the peak of its powers, thanks to CEO Laurie Clarke and the critical work of her staff Read More

Women’s Health Recognized through CIHR Foundation and Operating Grants

Congratulations to Women’s Health Research Institute Members for their success in the recent CIHR Competition for Foundation and Operating Grants. Read More Here

UBC Research Orientation Day for new faculty members on August 27th, 2015
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Registration is open for the Global Symposium on Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy FIGO XXI (Vancouver)
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WHRI researcher, Dr. Wendy Norman, is being featured in the current issue of the journal “Canadian Family Physician”

The article highlights Dr. Norman’s role as Chair for the Section of Researchers for the College of Family Physicians where they are working to give a more friendly face to clinician research. Click Here

Congratulations to Dr. Denise Pugash for PRIME!
Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) awards UBC $827,000 for research in maternal and infant health taking place at BC Women's Hospital. Read More




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