Dr. Mads Daugaard from the Vancouver Prostate Centre has received a St. Baldrick’s Robert J. Arceci Innovation Award. This one-of-a-kind award provides scientists the opportunity to pursue unrestricted research in childhood cancer. Find out who else in Vancouver won grants, awards, fellowships, and scholarships in the month of May!
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Dr. Rachel Murphy from the UBC School of Population and Public Health has been awarded an Operating Grant from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research to investigate risk factors for lung cancer. Find out who else in Vancouver won grants, awards, fellowships, and scholarships in the month of March!
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January 2019 Award Winners

Dr. Teresa Liu-Ambrose (pictured) has received a CIHR Operating Grant to study the effects of physical exercise on bed rest and cognitive function in older adults. This grant supports ambitious, innovative, multi-disciplinary collaborative research projects to help understand the health impacts of inactivity. Find out which other Vancouver researchers won grants, awards, or fellowships this January!
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November 2018 Award Winners

Dr. Peter Zandstra, Director of the School of Biomedical Engineering and Director at the Michael Smith Laboratories at UBC, has been named the Canada Research Chair in Stem Cell Bioengineering. He is one of twelve Vancouver-based researchers to be named a Chair for excellence in their field of study. Find out which other Vancouver researchers won grants, awards, fellowships, or scholarships this November!
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