School of Social Work

Negotiating cultural safety, a partnership in research seminar

Panelists look at perspectives and experiences in a North Okanagan context.

Max Bell Foundation Funding opportunities

Max Bell Foundation reflects the spirit and intent of its founder to improve Canadian society. We encourage the development of innovative ideas that impact public policies and practices with an emphasis on health and wellness, education, and the environment. The Foundation's Strategic Priority Ongoing shifts in the social, economic, and technological fabrics of Canadian life […]

2014 Alzheimer Society Research Program Annoucement

The Alzheimer Society Research Program (ASRP) provides grants and awards to applicants based in Canadian Universities and affiliated institutions; that promise new insights into causes, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias (ADOD). The ASRP focuses on two research streams: i. Biomedical: research into basic biological mechanisms related to brain changes […]

UBC Master of Social Work focuses on clinical practice opportunities

All-MSW program addresses Canada’s need for highly trained social workers.

School of Social Work: What’s new for 2013-2014

New Master of Social Work program enrolls 50 students.

CIHR New Investigator Salary Award and Operating Grant Workshops UBCO Monday July 22, 2013

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Grant Workshops: New Investigator Salary Award & Open Operating Grant The UBCO Office of Research Services and Faculty of Health & Social Development are pleased to announce two CIHR Grant Workshops with Dr. Janice Eng, UBC’s Delegate to the CIHR and CIHR/Health Research Coordinator on Monday, July 22, 2013. […]

Students awarded medals as heads of graduating class

Ten students are being recognized with gold medals for being at the top of their graduating class at UBC’s Okanagan campus convocation.

Students awarded medals as heads of graduating class

Ten students are being recognized with gold medals for being at the top of their graduating class at UBC’s Okanagan campus convocation.

Blending mainstream healthcare with traditional Aboriginal methods

Community initiative aims to improve mental health and substance use treatment