In the News
New Innovative Initiative, the Answer Factory, Makes Lab Space and Translational Research Expertise Available to Clinical Investigators Affiliated with BCCHR and WHRI
As part of a joint initiative supported by the UBC Faculty of Medicine and BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute (BCCHR), the Clinical Research Development Laboratory (popularly known as the Answer Factory), has been established to foster the next generation of clinician-scientists and to support innovative patient-centered research.
Findings from the Changing Childbirth in British Columbia study have been published on the UBC Birthplace Lab website.
The Early Career Investigator Award will fund a project to investigate the endometriosis micro-environment and cancer driver mutations in Endometriosis.
In the Media
In this article, Dr. Elwood discusses the potential risks of consuming the placenta after childbirth, a practice growing in popularity, despite a lack of evidence.
Read about the push to break the silence on painful periods in their article for Endometriosis Awareness Month.
Dr. Ogilvie joined Genesa Greening, CEO of BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre Foundation, and CTV’s Keri Adams to discuss her team’s ongoing work to eliminate cervical cancer.
Read the latest edition of the Women’s Health Research Institute’s eBlast, which includes news, research, events, and more.