Advance our research

The UBC Faculty of Medicine is recognized nationally and internationally for research innovation that advances knowledge and translates new discoveries to improve the health and wellbeing of individuals and communities.

The Faculty’s major research priorities are:

Brain Health

Become part of the solution to end some of our most devastating diseases.

Heart & Lung Health

Help accelerate life-enhancing discoveries in heart and lung health.

Cancer Prevention & Treatment

Support new approaches to cancer research and treatments.

Discovery & Life Sciences Research

Discover how basic science research is leading to critical medical breakthroughs.

We invite you to consider supporting research in an area that is important to you. With your support, we can augment our strengths in these and many other realms, cementing UBC’s place as a global leader in health research and innovation, and improving the health of people worldwide.